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HISTORIC NASHVILLE ANNOUNCES 2018 NASHVILLE NINE MOST ENDANGERED HISTORIC PROPERTIES

HISTORIC NASHVILLE ANNOUNCES 2018 NASHVILLE NINE MOST ENDANGERED HISTORIC PROPERTIES

  New development poses biggest threat to Nashville’s historic places   NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 25, 2018 – Historic Nashville, Inc. (HNI) announced its 2018 Nashville Nine, a list of the city’s most endangered historic places, at a press event held today at Bobby’s Idle Hour on Nashville’s historic Music Row. Emmy Award-winning songwriter, publisher, and […]

Mobile Food Vending Open House

Mobile Food Vending Open House

Franklin – The City of Franklin is hosting a Mobile Food Vending Program open house on Tuesday, November 6th from 4:00-6:00 pm in the City Hall Training Room at 109 3rd Ave. South.  The purpose of the open house is for City staff to answer questions and gather comments about the creation of a Mobile […]

Sign Up Today to Participate in Franklin’s Community Visioning Project at 1 of 18 Public Locations

Sign Up Today to Participate in Franklin’s Community Visioning Project at 1 of 18 Public Locations

  All invited to participate in “On the Table” events October 30-November 1  Franklin, TN – If you live, work, or worship in Franklin, you are invited to participate in Franklin Tomorrow’s new community initiative, On the Table.  On the Table events will take place around the city from Tuesday, October 30 through Thursday, November […]

BarkAID IS SUNDAY-$25 HAIRCUTS BENEFITING WILLIAMSON COUNTY ANIMAL CENTER

BarkAID IS SUNDAY-$25 HAIRCUTS BENEFITING WILLIAMSON COUNTY ANIMAL CENTER

Saturday Rabies clinic canceled   Rabies/Microchip Clinic Cancelled for Saturday Due to circumstances beyond our control, the public rabies and microchip clinic scheduled for Saturday, October 27 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Williamson County Animal Center has been cancelled. The next clinic will be Saturday, November 17.   BarkAID is Sunday Master stylist […]

Franklin, TN First City in Tennessee to Achieve LEED Silver Certification

Franklin, TN First City in Tennessee to Achieve LEED Silver Certification

City’s Commitment to Sustainability Pays Off Franklin— The City of Franklin announced today that it has achieved LEED Silver certification, making it the first city in Tennessee to be certified.  LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, was created by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and is the world’s most widely used green […]

HERITAGE FOUNDATION UNVEILS LEHEW MAGID BIG HOUSE FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION

HERITAGE FOUNDATION UNVEILS LEHEW MAGID BIG HOUSE FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION

Building dedication honors donors Emily Magid, Calvin and Marilyn LeHew for generosity FRANKLIN, Tenn. – The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County, TN hosted donors and dignitaries for a reception on Thursday, Oct. 11 to dedicate the LeHew Magid Big House for Historic Preservation. Guests were invited to the 112 Bridge Street building for an unveiling […]

The City of Franklin Launches New Interactive Website

The City of Franklin Launches New Interactive Website

The new site will Improve Citizen Engagement, Productivity and Transparency Franklin—The City of Franklin officially launched its new website, www.franklintn.gov this week incorporating a fresh look, improved navigation and new interactive tools. Developed in partnership with the online government experts at Granicus, the new site captures the spirit of Franklin, Tennessee and puts detailed government […]

PRAYER BREAKFAST TO UNIFY AND CELEBRATE THE WILLIAMSON COUNTY COMMUNITY

PRAYER BREAKFAST TO UNIFY AND CELEBRATE THE WILLIAMSON COUNTY COMMUNITY

Unite Williamson inaugural event to host representatives from all faiths WILLIAMSON COUNTY, TN, August 21, 2018 – Unite Williamson will host a prayer breakfast Saturday, October 20th at Harlinsdale Park in Franklin. This inaugural event is expected to host hundreds of representatives from over 200 churches, synagogues, mosques and temples across Williamson County. Franklin Mayor, […]

LOCAL SHELTER TO FEATURE NO-FEE ADOPTION WEEKEND

LOCAL SHELTER TO FEATURE NO-FEE ADOPTION WEEKEND

Fees paid October 5-7 by PRAI Beauty’s “Free the Shelters” campaign Williamson County Animal Center (WCAC) is pleased to announce that it has been selected to participate in the “Free the Shelters” campaign, sponsored by PRAI Beauty founder Cathy Kangas. The shelter, located at 106 Claude Yates Dr. in Franklin, TN currently has 36 dogs […]

25 Years of Giving Video Contest winners announced

25 Years of Giving Video Contest winners announced

Total of $275,000 to be awarded to nonprofits across Southeast   NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 1, 2018 – The First Horizon Foundation, which operates as First Tennessee Foundation and Capital Bank Foundation, is proud to announce the nonprofit winners of its 25 Years of Giving Video Contest, commemorating its 25 years of strengthening communities. A total […]

HERITAGE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES NEW DOWNTOWN FRANKLIN ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP

HERITAGE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES NEW DOWNTOWN FRANKLIN ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP

Local business owners serve as community leadership team for “America’s Favorite Main Street” FRANKLIN, Tenn. – The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County, TN has announced their newest Downtown Franklin Association community leadership team. Jason Collins, owner of Juice Bar Franklin, will serve as president. “We are thrilled to serve as the newly appointed team,” said […]

NASHVILLE GEARING UP FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION WALK IN OCTOBER

NASHVILLE GEARING UP FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION WALK IN OCTOBER

More Than 1,000 Expected to Walk to Help Stop Suicide in Tennessee NASHVILLE, TN – OCTOBER 2, 2018 – Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in Tennessee and the United States, and the second-leading cause of death for young Tennesseans, ages 12-24, yet suicide is preventable. Over 1,000 Middle Tennesseans will join over […]

AUDITION FOR “THE BELLES OF FRANKLIN”

AUDITION FOR “THE BELLES OF FRANKLIN”

The Williamson County Performing Arts Center at Academy Park is now accepting talent submissions for “The Belles of Franklin,” a new, glamourous female vocal trio based in Franklin, TN. The singers will be performing for the holiday season through 2019. For these roles, the casting director is seeking three strong female vocalists (ages 18-30) with […]

CROWDED SHELTER OFFERS $10 BOGO KITTEN ADOPTIONS

CROWDED SHELTER OFFERS $10 BOGO KITTEN ADOPTIONS

Plus: Protect your pets at rabies/microchip clinic Saturday Two-for-One Kittens Adoptions; No fees for Adult Cats The seasonal influx of kittens that began in May at Williamson County Animal Center (WCAC) continues to fill the shelter. To relieve crowding, the Franklin shelter is offering $10 adoptions for two kittens. (Studies have shown that kittens who […]

Pet of the Week-Hagan

Pet of the Week-Hagan

Handsome Hagan is truly the resident hunk of our kennels, and, in addition to his movie star looks, he is a friendly and fun companion! Three-year-old Hagan enjoys daily walks, the longer the better. Playtime in a fenced yard is a great outlet for his abundant energy. Hagan races around like a star running back and might […]