- The Murfreesboro mosque hearing is finally over and the judge has ruled that he won’t stop the construction at the request of its opponents. [WKRN]
- In an ongoing effort to extend to strengthen some tenuous relations with the neighborhood surrounding Rose Park, Belmont will be handing out two full scholarships for the university to neighboring kids who want to attend. [Tennessean]
- Ticket resale site StubHub will be donating all of the profits from Garth Brooks’ ticket sales to the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. Some tickets are going for as much as $6,000. [WSMV]
- Bridgestone Americas, based in Nashville, will be cutting 425 jobs over the next few months and moving two of its tire units here from other states. [WKRN]
Photo by Paul Nicholson.