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Lotz House Sixth Annual Antiques Appraisal Fair

Lotz House Sixth Annual Antiques Appraisal Fair

The Lotz House has announced the official date for its Sixth Annual Fall Antiques Appraisal Fair, which is scheduled for Saturday, October 4 at the Civil War house museum located at 1111 Columbia Avenue across from The Carter House. In making the announcement, Lotz House Executive Director J.T. Thompson said, “The Antiques Appraisal Fair is […]

Dump the Pump Day

Dump the Pump Day

Started in June 2006 when gas prices were $3 per gallon, this national day emphasizes that public transportation is a great travel option that also helps people save money. In these tough economic times with high gas prices, everyone is looking for a way to save money. National Dump the Pump Day encourages people to […]

Squash, Cucumbers and Tomatoes Enter Market!

Squash, Cucumbers and Tomatoes Enter Market!

Chilly with gray skies and a little sprinkle of rain here and there – doesn’t sound like a great day at the market, does it? But despite the weather, this past Saturday was a good day at the FFM. After all, there were lots of good late spring vegetables, such as broccoli, green onions and […]

39th Annual Town & Country Tour of Homes

39th Annual Town & Country Tour of Homes

Please join us for the 39th Annual Town & Country Tour of Homes, June 7-8, 2014! Proceeds from the 2014 event, presented by Bob Parks Realty, benefit the Heritage Foundation. In honor of the sesquicentennial of the Battle of Franklin, this year’s tour will mostly feature homes and building standing during November 30, 1864. People lived […]

Get Fit Franklin

Get Fit Franklin

The Get Fit Franklin project, presented by Franklin Tomorrow and founding partner BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, will hold its quarterly event on Saturday, May 3, at Westhaven Town Center, 1001 Westhaven Blvd., from 9-11 a.m. Join us at 9 a.m. to visit area fitness vendors and organizations, participate in workout demonstrations, and register for door […]

Vote for Franklin!

Vote for Franklin!

Garden & Gun Magazine’s battle for the best Southern town is on! In the spirit of March Madness, they’ve set up a bracket featuring 32 great towns going head-to-head for the championship. We need YOUR vote for #FranklinTN! Right now, we’re neck and neck with Oxford… but we need you to vote once a day […]

Franklin Farmers Market

Franklin Farmers Market

The Franklin Farmers Market is a true Tennessee farmers market. From produce, fruit and dairy to baked goods and meats, you’ll find delicious fresh food at the Franklin Farmers Market. And because it’s all from local farms, the variety of goods increases and changes each week through the seasons. You can taste the difference, because […]

Citizen Alert

Citizen Alert

The City of Franklin has the ability to mass-dial every landline phone in the City to deliver emergency messages about matters of public safety and well-being. If you have a landline phone and live in Franklin, those emergency messages will be delivered to you automatically; no action is necessary. Residents with cell or VOIP phone […]

Nashville Lawn & Garden Show

Nashville Lawn & Garden Show

The Nashville Lawn and Garden Show welcomes celebrated author and artist, Elizabeth Murray as featured speaker for the 2014 show!  Murray is a gardener and photographer who is best known for her 25 years of work to help restore and photograph the gardens of legendary artist Claude Monet in Giverny, France. That work lead to […]

Teens and Adults Arts and Crafts Classes

Teens and Adults Arts and Crafts Classes

For more information on activities at the Franklin Recreation Complex, call (615) 790-5719, ext. 2010 or view the monthly newsletter at www.wcparksandrec.com. You may also receive department information by “liking” us on Facebook. Williamson County Parks and Recreation is a public organization, here to benefit the community. Anyone may register for and participate in the […]

Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day

With the below freezing temps and then unusually warm days, are you dreaming of spring?  Do you think we will have a longer winter or shorter one?  Here are a few facts about Groundhog day set to take place on February 2, 2014.  the latest from Wikipedia: Groundhog Day (Pennsylvania German: Grundsaudaag, Murmeltiertag) is a […]

Home heating fires rise as temperatures drop

Home heating fires rise as temperatures drop

The latest from the City of Franklin With the temperature forecasted to drop into the single digits, the Franklin Fire Department is offering simple tips you can follow to protect your family from a home heating fire. According to the National Fire Protection Association, heating equipment is involved in more than 62,550 reported U.S. home […]

Posh Pumpkins

Posh Pumpkins

Oh, a pumpkin is a pumpkin… or is it? According to wikipedia… The origin of Jack o’ Lantern carving is uncertain. Some make the case that its carving is thought to come from Ireland, where turnips, mangelwurzel or beets were used.[2][3] Others claim that Jack-o’-lanterns originated with All Saints’ Day (1 November)/All Souls’ Day (2 […]

Barktoberfest

Barktoberfest

Barktoberfest is coming to Franklin on Saturday, Oct0ber 12, and Williamson County Animal Control and Adoption Center will be on hand with lovable dogs in need of forever homes.  Barktoberfest 2013 will be held from noon to 5:00 p.m. on the grounds of Animalia Health and Wellness, 1973 New Hwy. 96 West in Franklin, adjoining […]

Shop & Adopt

Shop & Adopt

Williamson County Animal Control and Adoption Center is pleased to announce a ‘shop & adopt’ event at The Shoppes on Main, 413 Main St. in Franklin, on Saturday, August 31 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Shelter staff will be on hand with dogs and kittens available for adoption. In addition to hosting the adoption […]