Bright & Early: And It Begins Edition

Good morning, Nashville. Quick tour of the headlines this morning:

  • Don’t forget: Titans tickets go on sale today at 10am sharp! [WKRN]
  • Cortland Finnegan took to Twitter to clear up some rumors about why he left training camp early last week. Though Titans GM Mike Reinfeldt told reporters he was surprised Finnegan had left, Cortland tweeted that Titans officials were aware of his upcoming absence to deal with personal matters. [WKRN]
  • Dear Chattanooga: For what it’s worth, we love you and we don’t think you smell THAT bad. [Tennessean]
  • Happy 25th birthday, Interstate 440! [City Paper]
  • Speaking of interstates, regional truck traffic is expected to double over the next 20 years meaning that our interstates could get even more clogged if we don’t start planning for it. [Tennessean]
  • The Tennessee Department of Safety is piloting a new program in Nashville to cut DMV wait times by almost half. [Tennessean]
  • It’s harvest season for marijuana growers, and officials say it’s been a “hearty” season. [WPLN]

Photo by Tom C. Frundle.

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