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Battle of Franklin Trust Eric A. Jacobson to speak at Civil War lecture series

Battle of Franklin Trust Eric A. Jacobson to speak at Civil War lecture series

“America, the Confederacy and the Future of our Civil War” to take place on July 13  FRANKLIN, Tenn. – The Battle of Franklin Trust will host its ongoing Civil War lecture series on Thursday, July 13 featuring speaker Eric A. Jacobson, CEO of The Battle of Franklin Trust. Entitled “America, the Confederacy and the Future […]

“Pets Welcome” Launch Event on the square downtown Franklin

“Pets Welcome” Launch Event on the square downtown Franklin

Mars Petcare launches their Better Cities for Pets program with a Pets Welcome Launch Party. 80+ Franklin businesses will welcome and celebrate pets. Friday, June 16 from 2 to 6 pm and Saturday, June 17 from 10 am to 1 pm at the square in Downtown Franklin, TN.  There will be an official presentation by […]

Delegation from Bad Soden am Taunus Germany to Visit Franklin

Delegation from Bad Soden am Taunus Germany to Visit Franklin

Official Twinning of Sister City to happen June 6, Public Meet-Greet June 1 FRANKLIN, TN – Sister Cities of Franklin and Williamson County will host a delegation from their sister city, Bad Soden am Taunus Germany May 31-June 7.  The relationship with Bad Soden began six years ago under former Sister Cities president Patricia Kriebel. […]

Julian Bibb to be recognized at June 25 Farm to Table Dinner Event

Julian Bibb to be recognized at June 25 Farm to Table Dinner Event

Julian Bibb, Attorney at Stites & Harbison, Franklin, TN will be honored for his contributions to the strategic preservation of farms and natural lands at a Farm to Table Dinner event, Sunday June 25. Mayor and Mrs. Ken Moore of the City of Franklin and Mayor and Mrs. Burgess of Rutherford County will co-host the […]

Inky Johnson to Speak at Boys & Girls Clubs 28th Annual Steak & Burger Dinner

Inky Johnson to Speak at Boys & Girls Clubs 28th Annual Steak & Burger Dinner

On Thursday, May 11, 2017, Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee will host the Steak & Burger Dinner a fundraising event supporting the Fairview and Franklin Clubhouses. The Steak & Burger Dinner includes dinner (steak for kids and mouth-watering hamburgers for adults), entertainment, and a silent auction. Inquoris “Inky” Johnson, former University of Tennessee […]

Franklin Releases Proposed 2017-2018 Operating Budget

Franklin Releases Proposed 2017-2018 Operating Budget

City budget reflects period of rapid growth and investment in our community Franklin, TN—City Administrator Eric Stuckey announced Tuesday, May 9the City’s proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2017-2018. The proposed FY18 budget for all funds is $145,221,130 which represents an increase of 1.5% compared to FY17. The proposed 2017-18 (FY18) general fund budget is $68,942,027, […]

Mayor Ken Moore Gives State of the City Speech

Mayor Ken Moore Gives State of the City Speech

Mayor Ken Moore Gives State of the City Speech, Wednesday, May 17 Speech will be at a New Location, the Williamson County Enrichment Center and includes a light Breakfast sponsored by the Franklin Breakfast Rotary Franklin- Mayor Ken Moore will give his seventh State of the City presentation at the new Williamson County Enrichment Center […]

Franklin Mayor Ken Moore Asked to do a Cameo in Studio Tenn’s Production of Monty Python’s Spamalot

Franklin Mayor Ken Moore Asked to do a Cameo in Studio Tenn’s Production of Monty Python’s Spamalot

Franklin, TN- The cast and crew of Studio Tenn have requested Mayor Moore to do a cameo in their production of the musical comedy, Monty Python’s Spamalot. Maybe it was Moore’s Happy music video performance, or his Carpool Karaoke last year for his State of the City video, but Moore’s talent will prove valuable to […]

Leadership Franklin

Leadership Franklin

Leadership Franklin – Applications for 2017-2018 Class Due May 1 Applications are now being accepted for the twenty-second class of Leadership Franklin, 2017-2018. Applications may be downloaded at www.leadershipfranklin.org. Completed applications are due on or before May 1, 2017. Leadership Franklin Now Accepting Applications for 2017-2018 Class Business and community leaders are encouraged to apply […]

‘Walk With the Mayor’ set March 29 as part of Healthier Tennessee Week

‘Walk With the Mayor’ set March 29 as part of Healthier Tennessee Week

Franklin Mayor Ken Moore is encouraging the community to focus on fitness March 27-31 and will proclaim it “Healthier Tennessee Week” in Franklin. To mark the occasion, Mayor Moore will lead a “Walk With the Mayor” on Wednesday, March 29, at 11:30 a.m. through downtown Franklin, ending at the I Love Juice Bar, 232 Fifth […]

March 13 FrankTalks to take deep data dive into citizens’ survey results in ‘City Hall on Wheels’

March 13 FrankTalks to take deep data dive into citizens’ survey results in ‘City Hall on Wheels’

Franklin Tomorrow’s 2017 FrankTalks lecture series will continue Monday, March 13, at the new Williamson County Enrichment Center on Columbia Avenue, next to the Williamson County Public Library, in Franklin. Franklin City Administrator Eric Stuckey will bring the “City Hall on Wheels” to the monthly event, which will begin at 9 a.m. with a coffee […]

Franklin Tomorrow adds board members, posts slate of officers for 2017

Franklin Tomorrow adds board members, posts slate of officers for 2017

Franklin Tomorrow Inc. has added seven new members to its Board of Directors and posted a slate of officers for 2017 for the nonprofit community visioning organization based in Franklin, Tenn. Franklin Tomorrow Board President Tim Murphy announced the following members have joined the Board of Directors for three-year terms: Patrick Baggett, vice president, Full […]

Franklin Police Honored

Franklin Police Honored

Franklin’s six newest police recruits recently graduated from the Walters State Regional Law Enforcement Academy in Greenville, Tennessee. Of the 50 police recruits from across Tennessee, four Franklin Police Recruits were recognized for outstanding performance: ◾Officer Rebecca Pike | Academic Award ◾Officer Steve Chittanavong | Defensive Tactics Award ◾Officer Branden McClellan | Top Shot Award […]

Shop with a Cop

Shop with a Cop

Earlier this month, police officers from all across Williamson County will help make Christmas for families who are down on their luck this year a little brighter. The Morris Heithcock Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #41, in Franklin, TN, will hold their annual Shop with a Cop event with 150 children from pre-screened families have […]

Songwriting Contest

Songwriting Contest

The Franklin Fire Department has launched a songwriting contest in honor of Fire Prevention Month. Write and record your original song to help promote this year’s Fire Prevention Month theme: “Don’t wait – Check the date!  Replace smoke alarms every 10 years!”  The contest is open to those who live and work in Williamson County, […]