NASHVILLE NEWS & NOTES – MONDAY, AUGUST 14, 2017!

Ace Showbiz claims Thomas Rhett and his wife Lauren are the proud parents of a new baby girl named Ada James. She was born on Saturday night.  For all the mammas that love to know these things, she weighed 7 lbs. 3 ounces and Lauren was in labor for thirty-six hours!  For all the daddys, no word on what brand of cigar TR handed out!
E! News claims Taylor Swift’s former bodyguard Greg Dent testified in her butt groping trial on Friday. He claims David Mueller inappropriately touched her. The Palm Beach Post claims Judge William Ramirez tossed Mueller’s countersuit because he failed to prove that Taylor got him fired after his alleged groping incident.  More info as I get it!
Westfair Online claims Rascal Flatts has opened their first restaurant in Stamford, Connecticut. The restaurant, which is named Rascal Flatts, is described as an American bar and grill. Locations in Cleveland and Los Angeles will open later this year.