Latest Nashville News

A Cowboys win would put Packers, 49ers, Sehawks in playoffs

Dec. 15, 2019 7:21 PM EST

The Latest on Week 15 in the NFL (all times EST): 6:55 p.m. There's plenty of fans across the NFL who are cheering for the Dallas Cowboys today. The Cowboys have a commanding 34-7 lead over the Rams early in the fourth quarter in Dallas. A Dallas win would put three teams into the NFC playoffs, but not the...

No. 13 Memphis outlasts No. 19 Tennessee, avenges loss

Dec. 14, 2019 11:21 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Even the newcomers on Memphis’ freshmen-laden roster who didn’t play in a loss to Tennessee last year understood the importance of avenging that defeat. The 13th-ranked Tigers got their revenge Saturday. Not only did Memphis beat its in-state rival, it snapped the...

Khudobin helps Stars beat Predators for 4th win in 5 games

Dec. 14, 2019 11:12 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dallas Stars interim coach Rick Bowness liked what he saw from his team in its latest win. Anton Khudobin stopped 37 shots and the Stars beat the Nashville Predators 4-1 Saturday night. Blake Comeau, Roope Hintz, Jamie Oleksiak and Andrew Cogliano each scored and Alexander Radulov...

Panel: Nashville should inform mayor of immigration contacts

Dec. 14, 2019 1:21 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Nashville panel recommended Friday that the local government's agencies adopt a uniform policy about reporting communications with U.S. immigration authorities to the mayor's office. In a report released Friday, Mayor John Cooper's immigration task force found Nashville's...

Georgia solar farm starts making electricity for Facebook

Dec. 14, 2019 10:49 AM EST

BLAKELY, Ga. (AP) — A new solar farm is generating electricity in southwest Georgia. State and industry officials gathered Friday to inaugurate the Bancroft Station Solar Farm near Blakely. Solar farm developer Silicon Ranch of Nashville, Tennessee built the installation for Walton Electric Membership...

Memphis, Vols face off again with rivalry's future uncertain

Dec. 13, 2019 5:03 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The future of the Memphis-Tennessee men’s basketball series faces uncertainty as the in-state rivals prepare to face off in a Top 25 showdown. Saturday’s matchup between the 13th-ranked Tigers and 19th-ranked Volunteers at Thompson-Boling Arena is the second meeting in...

Titans break ground on project expanding practice facility

Dec. 13, 2019 5:02 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Titans controlling owner Amy Adams Strunk has plans for Tennessee's expanded and renovated practice facility once construction adds 60,000 square feet more space to the building. “I am thrilled to what this project will mean to the Tennessee Titans and I look forward to...

Man wounded in apparent road rage shooting in Tennessee

Dec. 13, 2019 2:03 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee say they are looking for a driver accused of shooting another motorist in what appears to be an “extreme case of road rage.” The shooting occurred around 5 p.m. Thursday on Interstate 24, Nashville police said in a statement, according to news...

Last of 4 teens arrested after escape from Tennessee center

Dec. 12, 2019 5:49 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The last of four teenagers who escaped from a Tennessee juvenile detention facility late last month was captured Thursday afternoon, according to a tweet from Metro Nashville Police. The teen was taken into custody at a Nashville apartment complex along with a man and woman who were...

Sweep of Texans key to Titans' 1st AFC South title since '08

Dec. 12, 2019 4:39 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have some very simple math to clinch their first AFC South title since 2008 and second playoff berth in three seasons. Sweep the Houston Texans. The Titans (8-5) have won four straight and six of seven to have a chance at the postseason after a 2-4 start in a...