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Leadership Franklin Scholarship Applications Now Available

Leadership Franklin Scholarship Applications Now Available

Williamson County high school seniors and college students encouraged to apply Franklin, TN – High school seniors and current college students who live in Williamson County are encouraged to apply for the scholarship to be awarded by Leadership Franklin. The non-profit organization will award one $1,500 scholarship to a student who meets the scholarship criteria. […]

Williamson County Gardeners Prepare for Nashville Lawn and Garden Show

Williamson County Gardeners Prepare for Nashville Lawn and Garden Show

Williamson County landscape and garden design companies will participate in the 2018 Nashville Lawn and Garden Show, March 1 – March 4, at The Fairgrounds Nashville.  Pictured at a recent planning meeting for the show are (left to right) Eileen Knox, Nashville Bonsai Society; Andy Hazelton, Middle Tennessee Lawns and Williamson County Master Gardeners; and […]

INTRODUCING ADVANCED TINY TOTS SOCCER

INTRODUCING ADVANCED TINY TOTS SOCCER

For ages 5 & 6 at Indoor Arena at Crockett Park Registration now open The Athletics Division of the Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department announces a new advanced Tiny Tots soccer clinic for ages 5 and 6. The six-week program will be held Mondays, March 26-April 30 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at […]

YOUTH VOLLEYBALL LEAGUE REGISTRATION

YOUTH VOLLEYBALL LEAGUE REGISTRATION

Ages 7-15: Register by February 21 The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department (WCPR) is pleased to announce open registration for the Spring 2018 youth coed volleyball leagues for kids ages 7 to 15 (age as of August 31, 2017).   The purpose of the program is to teach the fundamentals of volleyball to beginners […]

Williamson County Animal Center Pets of the Week 

Williamson County Animal Center Pets of the Week 

      DOG- Skellington Skellington is a dynamic doggy who has an effervescent personality and enjoys each and every day! He is two years old and has a gorgeous wiry coat. He will trot at your side on daily walks, and you will love his short legs! Outings in a fenced play area are a great […]

MAYOR ANDERSON NAMES NEW SHELTER DIRECTOR

MAYOR ANDERSON NAMES NEW SHELTER DIRECTOR

Ondrea Johnson to lead Williamson County Animal Center  Ondrea Johnson has been named director of Williamson County Animal Center in Franklin, TN. Johnson is an 18-year resident of Williamson County where she has served in executive positions for not-for-profit organizations and as an animal rescue volunteer.   A seasoned communications professional, Johnson is skilled in […]

SEND A CUDDLE GRAM ON VALENTINE’S DAY

SEND A CUDDLE GRAM ON VALENTINE’S DAY

Head boops and puppy breath delivered! Want to impress your sweetheart on Valentine’s Day?  Williamson County Animal Center (WCAC) has the purr-fect gift idea that will have your special someone yapping for joy: Cuddle Grams!  For a donation of $100, WCAC will visit your loved one at work or at home on February 14 with […]

OPEN AUDITIONS FOR “PETER PAN” SCHEDULED FOR FEBRUARY 25

OPEN AUDITIONS FOR “PETER PAN” SCHEDULED FOR FEBRUARY 25

The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department’s award-winning children’s theatre group, the Star Bright Players, present open auditions for “Peter Pan” on Sunday, February 25 at Freedom Middle School Theatre, 750 Highway 96 West.  Auditions for new participants in Star Bright will be from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., followed by returning Star Bright Player […]

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., Donates to Williamson County Library Foundation

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., Donates to Williamson County Library Foundation

FRANKLIN, TN – The Barge Design Solutions, Inc. Community Fund has made a $2,400 donation to the Williamson County Library Foundation. Paula Harris, Barge Design Solutions, recently presented Dolores Greenwald, Library Director, with the donation. The donation will be used to purchase laptops that will enhance the learning experience of library patrons. The Barge Design […]

NEW SENIOR LINE DANCING CLASS

NEW SENIOR LINE DANCING CLASS

Starts Thursday, February 1 at Enrichment Center Even if you have two left feet, you can line dance! Join the fun every Thursday at a new senior  (55+) line dancing class at the Williamson County Enrichment Center, 110 Everbright Ave.  The class is from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. and offers a fun-filled, active hour […]

Franklin mayor and city administrator compete in Dance Off for United Way

Franklin mayor and city administrator compete in Dance Off for United Way

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (Jan. 26, 2018) — Two Franklin city leaders showed off their dance moves to support United Way of Williamson County recently. The City of Franklin’s video tells the whole story. Mayor Ken Moore and City Administrator Eric Stuckey got creative with their dance moves in their video fundraiser to support United Way of […]

Franklin’s First Couple named Taste of Williamson honorary chairs

Franklin’s First Couple named Taste of Williamson honorary chairs

FRANKLIN, TN – New this year, Franklin Mayor Ken Moore and Linda Moore will serve as Honorary Chairs for the 2018 Taste of Williamson, presented by Nissan and sponsored by CoolSprings Galleria. “Linda and I are honored to be part of this year’s Taste of Williamson,” said Moore. “This is one of our community’s most […]

WILLIAMSON COUNTY ENRICHMENT CENTER CLASSES

WILLIAMSON COUNTY ENRICHMENT CENTER CLASSES

Creative Writing, Watercolor and more   Williamson County Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce a number of community classes for youth and adults at the new Williamson County Enrichment Center at Academy Park, 110 Everbright Ave. All classes are fee based and open to the public. Registration is now available at www.wcparksandrec.com.   Art […]

United Way of Williamson County to offer free tax preparation

United Way of Williamson County to offer free tax preparation

IRS-certified tax preparers will provide live help to qualified families FRANKLIN, Tenn. (Jan. 23, 2018)— Free tax return preparation and filing is just around the corner for families earning low to moderate incomes. United Way of Williamson County’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Free Tax Prep sites will open Saturday. Families and individuals making $66,000 […]

Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

                  Abby- Dog Abby is a sweet, gentle and loving dog! She is two years old and adores being petted. Abby is a great companion on daily walks and is very well-mannered on a leash. Outings in the fenced play area are a favorite part of her day, too. […]