MTSU takes down Florida Int’l

Middle Tennessee picked up its 12th Sun Belt victory of the season beating Florida International Thursday night.

Lady Vols beat Kentucky, win SEC

The Lady Vols won their 15th SEC regular season championship routing Kentucky 81-65 Thursday night in Knoxville.

Dores beat Dawgs with miracle finish

Jermaine Beal scored 28 points and Vanderbilt rallied from 6 down with :53 seconds to play to beat Georgia 96-94 in overtime.

Titans do not use Franchise Tag

The deadline for NFL teams to use the Franchise Tag passed at 3 p.m. Thursday with the Titans deciding not to use it once again.

TDOT to complete SR-840 by fall 2012

When complete, State Route 840 will link Dickson to Williamson County and Williamson to Wilson County, in a loop to the south of Nashville.

Preds give Rinne 2-year contract

Pekka Rinne will be back in goal for the Nashville Predators for the next 2 years after agreeing to a new contract worth almost $7-million.