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Heritage Ball 2018 Recap

Heritage Ball 2018 Recap

As the Franklin community arrived at Eastern Flank Battlefield Park on Saturday, Sept. 15 for the 45th annual Heritage Ball, guests were instantly transported to an elegant evening of food, drink, dancing and fundraising for the Heritage Foundation of Williamson County, TN. Upon arrival, ladies and gentlemen were welcomed by Ball Chair and Presenting Sponsor […]

FiftyForward J. L. Turner Center embraces Hollywood glam for  An Evening in Old Hollywood fundraising event

FiftyForward J. L. Turner Center embraces Hollywood glam for An Evening in Old Hollywood fundraising event

Nashville, Tenn. – FiftyForward J.L. Turner Center goes “old school” Hollywood glam for its first fundraising and friendraising event, An Evening in Old Hollywood, Friday, Sept. 28, 6-9 p.m. to be held at its sister center, FiftyForward Martin Center (906 Heritage Way, Brentwood 37027).  Arrive in style on the red carpet, enjoy a catered dinner, […]

Register Now to Host a Table During Franklin’s Community Visioning Project

Register Now to Host a Table During Franklin’s Community Visioning Project

Deadline to register to be a table host for “On the Table” is September 27 Franklin, TN – Thursday, September 27 is the deadline to register to host a table during Franklin Tomorrow’s new community initiative, On the Table. The link to register: https://signup.e2ma.net/signup/1878979/4756/ On the Table is a one-day opportunity for the people of […]

Crafts & Cruisers October 20 &21

Crafts & Cruisers October 20 &21

Williamson County Ag Expo Center Mark your calendars now for Crafts & Cruisers, a unique show featuring handmade crafts and a Motor Fest on Saturday and Sunday, October 20 and 21, 2018 at the Williamson County Ag Expo Arena, 4215 Long Ln. in Franklin, TN. This annual family event is presented by the Williamson County […]

TwiceDaily® Thrive Program™ and Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival Launch Sustainability Initiative

TwiceDaily® Thrive Program™ and Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival Launch Sustainability Initiative

  New reduced emissions program, Thrive, makes fuel usage 100 Percent Carbon Neutral at the  2018 festival     FRANKLIN, Tenn. (Sept. 10, 2018) – Today, Twice Daily stores announced a two-year partnership with Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival in a new sustainability initiative to benefit the Nashville region and concert-goers. Twice Daily’s new reduced […]

Williamson County CASA Reveals Mid-Century Modern Playhouse for Annual Fundraiser

Williamson County CASA Reveals Mid-Century Modern Playhouse for Annual Fundraiser

Twice Daily and Little Sprouts Sale to sponsor playhouse through Oct. 28 FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Williamson County CASA’s annual Playhouse Raffle returns in conjunction with Little Sprouts Sale and Twice Daily to raise funds to provide children with a safe and permanent home. The playhouse is on display at the Franklin Fire Department’s Station 3 […]

Judy Hayes Receives Caroline J. Cross Award presented by  Leadership Franklin

Judy Hayes Receives Caroline J. Cross Award presented by Leadership Franklin

FRANKLIN, TN – Judy Hayes is the 2018 recipient of the Caroline J. Cross Award for Leadership Franklin. The award was presented during the organization’s August 29 opening celebration for the upcoming class year.  Hayes, a Franklin High School alumna, graduated from Lipscomb University with a degree in education and taught an extended time at […]

Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival Releases Full Schedule

Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival Releases Full Schedule

Franklin, TN – August 29, 2018 – The countdown is on for the fourth annual Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival and today the festival released the complete schedule with set times, PRESS HERE for more info + graphics of the schedule below. A new festival app will be available soon on both iPhone and Android […]

2018 Turkey Trot to Include a 10K and Registration is Open Now

2018 Turkey Trot to Include a 10K and Registration is Open Now

The Turkey Trot benefiting GraceWorks will include a 10K this year in celebration of the 19th anniversary of the Thanksgiving morning race. The longer race is an addition to the Trot’s traditional 5K and the Kids 1K Fun Run for ages 9 and younger. Both the 10K and 5K are USAT&F certified. “The Turkey Trot […]

City of Franklin Announces Members of Newly Formed Development Services Advisory Commission

City of Franklin Announces Members of Newly Formed Development Services Advisory Commission

Franklin—In August Mayor Ken Moore announced the members of the newly formed Development Services Advisory Commission.  The Development Services Advisory Commission is comprised of 11 members appointed by the mayor and confirmed by the board of alderman. Members serve three-year terms. The vacancies are to be filled by citizens with a primary residence in Williamson […]

HERITAGE FOUNDATION TO PURSUE PURCHASE OF O’MORE COLLEGE OF DESIGN PROPERTY

HERITAGE FOUNDATION TO PURSUE PURCHASE OF O’MORE COLLEGE OF DESIGN PROPERTY

Heritage Foundation plans for educational and historical uses of seven-acre campus FRANKLIN, Tenn. – The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County, TN is pursuing the purchase of the property of the former O’More College of Design. With a signed option agreement, the nonprofit organization plans to create a multi-use campus with a new robust educational program, […]

New Two-Hour Parking Signage Complete in Downtown Franklin

New Two-Hour Parking Signage Complete in Downtown Franklin

Franklin—In July the Board of Mayor and Alderman voted to amend Franklin’s Parking laws from four hours to two hours in the downtown core. This week the Franklin Street Department completed the installation of 29 signs. The law will now be enforced Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and will exclude city […]

Harlinsdale Multi-Use Path to get funding from TDOT Grant

Harlinsdale Multi-Use Path to get funding from TDOT Grant

Grant to fund pedestrian bridge from Chestnut Bend Subdivision trail to the Park Franklin—Franklin Mayor Ken Moore announced today the award of an $2,000,000.00 Transportation Alternative Grant to the City of Franklin for the Park at Harlinsdale Farm Multi-Use Path.  The path will begin at the Ruby F. Lynch trailhead and terminate on the west […]

Downtown Franklin Association Launches “Franklin Locals” Greeter Program

Downtown Franklin Association Launches “Franklin Locals” Greeter Program

Volunteers take the streets of Downtown Franklin to offer recommendations to tourists FRANKLIN, Tenn. –  The Downtown Franklin Association, in partnership with Visit Franklin and a committee of 24 individuals have created a greeter program for visitors called Franklin Locals. The program consists of “on the street” volunteers who answer questions, give recommendations and share […]

FiftyForward Friends Learning in Pairs (FLIP) Volunteer Tutor Kris Hagen nominated for Franklin Tomorrow Volunteer Spirit Award  

FiftyForward Friends Learning in Pairs (FLIP) Volunteer Tutor Kris Hagen nominated for Franklin Tomorrow Volunteer Spirit Award  

FiftyForward Friends Learning in Pairs (FLIP) is an intergenerational volunteer tutoring program that matches older adults with elementary age children who need extra support in reading or math.  A division of the FiftyForward Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), FLIP serves 12 Williamson County and Franklin Special School District schools and is based out of the […]