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Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 00:27 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Alcoa def. Union County, forfeit Baylor 41, Hendersonville 35 Bearden 14, Cleveland 10 Beech 49, Gallatin 17 Bledsoe County 41, Tellico Plains 24 Boyd...

‘I Hate Alabama’ song about lost love, not just Crimson Tide

Oct. 16, 2021 00:09 AM EDT

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — As with any social media post, click through the headline before judging the story of “I Hate Alabama.” Though encased in a chorus of anti-Bama fervor, Conner Smith’s single actually unfolds as a backhanded compliment to the ponderous...

For the Nashville 'Bread Lady', bread and baking are life

Oct. 16, 2021 00:07 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tn. (AP) — When Sarah Gonzalez bakes, it’s often in memory of the family members who came before her. The Nashville-based baker’s debut cookbook, Baking with the Bread Lady, showcases some family-inspired recipes among more modern breads and desserts. Her...

Bills' 3rd-year tight end Knox enjoying breakthrough season

Oct. 15, 2021 18:52 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills tight end Dawson Knox has established such a strong rapport with quarterback Josh Allen, the two have begun finishing each other's sentences. “Just the little things you do start to add up,” Knox said following a 43-21 win over...

Kraken post 1st NHL victory, spoiling Preds' opener 4-3

Oct. 15, 2021 00:01 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Seattle Kraken wound up having to wait longer to play their first regular-season game on home ice than they did their first victory. Brandon Tanev scored his second goal into an empty net with 1:21 left, and the Kraken beat the Nashville...

Bills visit Titans eager to keep rolling, get more payback

Oct. 14, 2021 17:55 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Social media and video have made it impossible for the Buffalo Bills to forget their last game against the Tennessee Titans. Derrick Henry stiff-arming Bills cornerback Josh Norman off his feet through the air literally was everywhere as a...

Jennifer Garner among guests for Katie Couric book tour

Oct. 14, 2021 09:05 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Katie Couric's book tour, which begins in two weeks, will have some well known guests. Live Nation announced Thursday that Jennifer Garner, “Saturday Night Live” performers Chloe Fineman and Melissa Villaseñor and Brad and Kimberly Paisley will be...

Solar firm buys carbon offset outfit, both tied to ex-gov

Oct. 14, 2021 07:04 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee solar energy firm has bought an organization that helps companies offset their carbon emissions by funding new solar farms, both of which a former governor helped establish. A news release Thursday says Silicon Ranch Corp. has...

Suit: US enabling LGBTQ discrimination in foster program

Oct. 13, 2021 18:06 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The federal government is funding organizations that illegally discriminate against LGBTQ candidates to become foster care parents for unaccompanied refugee children, a lawsuit filed Wednesday alleges. According to the 29-page complaint, Kelly...

Predators sign D Mattias Ekholm to 4-year, $25 million deal

Oct. 13, 2021 16:01 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have signed defenseman Mattias Ekholm to a four-year, $25 million extension keeping him under contract through the 2025-26 season. The Predators announced the contract Wednesday at a news conference. ...