Activities

GraceWorks Backpack Giveaway

GraceWorks Backpack Giveaway

GraceWorks is asking the public to help 2,400 students in Williamson County schools to make the best start possible for the upcoming school year. On Aug. 5, GraceWorks, in collaboration with other groups and agencies, will distribute backpacks filled with school supplies at the 2017 Big Backpack Giveaway to help students in need. Still needed […]

Franklin Family YMCA Celebrates Renovation

Franklin Family YMCA Celebrates Renovation

June 27 ribbon cutting ceremony will celebrate project completion Franklin, Tenn., June, 15, 2017 – Following several months of extensive construction, the Franklin Family YMCA is nearing completion of its renovation and expansion, and members, donors and staff will soon celebrate with an official ribbon cutting. Media Welcome at Official Ribbon Cutting June 27 The […]

WCS Students Set Record-High ACT Score

WCS Students Set Record-High ACT Score

From wcs.edu… WCS students have raised the bar once again. According to the Tennessee Department of Education’s annual report card, the 2016 graduating class has surpassed the district goal of reaching an average ACT composite score of 24. Although the TNDOE is reporting that the district average composite is 24.4, numerous errors were discovered in […]

Chief Faulkner promotes new Sergeant

Chief Faulkner promotes new Sergeant

This week, during roll call at Police Headquarters, Franklin Police Chief Deborah Faulkner promoted Detective Brigham Van Hook to Sergeant. “Sergeant Van Hook has demonstrated admirable skill and heart in his tenure with the FPD,” said Chief Deborah Faulkner. “His promotion to Sergeant will allow him to continue his extraordinary service to our Department and […]

Pollo Campero

Pollo Campero

Pollo Campero, the world’s largest Latin Chicken restaurant brand, announced it has inked a deal to open the first Pollo Campero restaurant in Tennessee. Campero has signed franchisee Sosa Properties, LLC, giving it the rights to open the first Pollo Campero franchise in the Nashville area. Sosa Properties owner Alberto Sosa, who currently owns Nashville’s […]

Free Lunchtime Concert June 30

Free Lunchtime Concert June 30

Brown Bag series at Academy Park Enjoy free live entertainment during lunch at the Brown Bag concert series at Academy Park.  The next concert is Friday, June 30 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the banquet hall of the Williamson County Enrichment Center at Academy Park, 110 Everbright Ave.  Live entertainment will be provided […]