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GraceWorks invites book collectors to return with food donations

GraceWorks invites book collectors to return with food donations

Though there are no longer free books in their back parking lot, GraceWorks Ministries invites the hundreds of people who gathered books to return to donate food to the ministry’s food pantry. When Graceworks’ landlord at 104 Southeast Parkway evicted a nearby tenant, thousands of books were dumped out of the warehouse into the nearby […]

Franklin Mayor Ken Moore to Designate June Alzheimer’s and Brain Health Awareness Month

Franklin Mayor Ken Moore to Designate June Alzheimer’s and Brain Health Awareness Month

Franklin—Mayor Ken Moore will present a Proclamation to the Board of Mayor and Alderman, Tuesday, May 22nd, designating the month of June as Alzheimer’s Awareness month in the City of Franklin. “Proclamations, such as this, will only help raise vital awareness needed for this disease,” states Nashville Walk to End Alzheimer’s Chair, Laura Musgrave. Alzheimer’s […]

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 […]

Winter Tennis Contract Lottery Set for July 21

Winter Tennis Contract Lottery Set for July 21

Pre-registration is July 16-20 The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department’s Athletics Division announces the Winter Indoor Tennis Contract Lottery on Saturday, July 21, at the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Road. The lottery provides the opportunity to purchase a contract for reserved court time for the winter 2018-2019 indoor season October 22-March 31 at […]