Activities

GET LUCKY AT PUP MEETUP ON FRIDAY THE 13TH

GET LUCKY AT PUP MEETUP ON FRIDAY THE 13TH

    Plus: Rabies clinics continue on Saturday Get lucky on Friday, April 13 at the Pup Meetup in downtown Franklin! Stop by the puppy kissing booth at the Visitor Center, 400 Main St., Suite 130 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For a donation ($10 suggested) to Williamson County Animal Center, you can cuddle […]

Franklin Receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Franklin Receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Franklin—The Distinguished Budget Presentation Award has been presented to the City of Franklin by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA). This award represents a significant achievement by the city. It reflects the commitment of the governing body and staff to meeting the highest principles of governmental budgeting.  To receive […]

High Hopes Development Center Announces Kindergarten Classroom to Start Fall 2018

High Hopes Development Center Announces Kindergarten Classroom to Start Fall 2018

High Hopes is happy to announce their inaugural 2018-2019 Kindergarten classroom. Expansion of the School at High Hopes is bringing with it four new classrooms slated to finish in the fall of 2018. One of these classrooms will serve as a State approved, inclusive kindergarten. In its new state-of-the-art facility, the Kindergarten at High Hopes […]

Therapeutic recreation programs with the Williamson County Parks and Recreation schedule

Therapeutic recreation programs with the Williamson County Parks and Recreation schedule

The Therapeutic Recreation programs offered by Williamson County Parks and Recreation provide year-round leisure activities for individuals with developmental disabilities. Therapeutic programs are led by Therapeutic Recreation Specialists who assist people with disabilities to develop skills and knowledge for daily living and community involvement. Recreation Specialists conduct monthly ongoing programs at three locations: the Franklin […]

Save the Franklin Battlefield

Save the Franklin Battlefield

Organization honors Jacobson’s dedication to Civil War battlefield preservation Battle of Franklin Trust CEO Eric Jacobson recently received the Tennie Pinkerton Dozier award from the Save the Franklin Battlefield organization. Every year, the organization presents this award to an individual who has made a long-term, compelling commitment to battlefield preservation efforts in Williamson County. “I […]

BrightStone Aims to Fund Interactive Learning Technology During The Big Payback May 2nd

BrightStone Aims to Fund Interactive Learning Technology During The Big Payback May 2nd

FRANKLIN, TN — BrightStone’s efforts towards The Big Payback this year will focus on providing essential resources for adults with special needs. Technology plays a major role in their growth and assessment. This year, BrightStone’s goal of $30,000 raised during the 24-hour period will fund new equipment, software, and training that will transform each of […]