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JLB, a Local Web Design and Marketing Firm – One of Nashville’s Fastest Growing Small Businesses

JLB, a Local Web Design and Marketing Firm – One of Nashville’s Fastest Growing Small Businesses

JLB – One of Nashville’s Fastest Growing Small Businesses Brentwood, TN (July 1, 2016) – JLB, a Web Design and Internet Marketing Firm, establishes itself as one of Nashville’s fast growing small businesses in Middle Tennessee with an average growth of more than 50% annually over the last three years.  Fueling new jobs and solutions […]

Heritage Foundation unveils auction items for 43rd Heritage Ball

Heritage Foundation unveils auction items for 43rd Heritage Ball

Herald Reports The Heritage Foundation has announced the initial list of silent auction items for the 43rd annual Heritage Ball event on Saturday, Sept. 17 at Eastern Flank Battlefield Park. The auction will opened Thursday afternoon for registration, and guests can browse the one-of-a-kind items that will be on display at this year’s black tie […]

Great Americana BBQ Festival: Presenting friendly, and tasty, competition

Great Americana BBQ Festival: Presenting friendly, and tasty, competition

By John McBryde for the Williamson Herald It’s considered a competition, but for many teams squaring off against each other in Saturday’s Great Americana BBQ Festival at the Park at Harlinsdale Farm in Franklin, the event also presents an ideal opportunity for just getting together with other barbecue enthusiasts. Call it bonding over Boston butts. […]

Local breast cancer survivors take to the runway for Maryland Farms YMCA’s celebratory fashion show

Local breast cancer survivors take to the runway for Maryland Farms YMCA’s celebratory fashion show

Grammy and CMA award winning country music artist Trisha Yearwood is sharing her time and talent to support breast cancer survivors finding strength and courage after treatment through the YMCA’s After Breast Cancer program. Yearwood will emcee the YMCA’s annual Gary Force Acura Heroes in Heels Fashion Show benefiting the Y’s Annual Giving Campaign, which makes […]

Carnival-style CrossFit competition will raise money for High Hopes Development Center

Carnival-style CrossFit competition will raise money for High Hopes Development Center

Herald Reports CrossFit Cool Springs will be bustling Saturday morning as families from across Middle Tennessee gather to enjoy a morning of fitness and fundraising for a wonderful cause. The High Reps for High Hopes event, sponsored jointly by Resilient Health & Performance and CrossFit Cool Springs, will raise money for High Hopes Development Center, […]

Blood parasite found in Middle Tennessee horses

Blood parasite found in Middle Tennessee horses

Herald Reports The state veterinarian’s office is investigating an outbreak of Equine Piroplasmosis (EP) in a group of racing Quarter Horses in Tennessee. EP is a blood parasite that affects equines. Although it can be transmitted through infected ticks, today it is more commonly spread by blood and blood products through the sharing of needles, […]

Friends of Fairview Library used book sale coming Aug. 25-27

Friends of Fairview Library used book sale coming Aug. 25-27

Herald Reports Bargains will overflow at the hugely popular Friends of Fairview Library semi-annual used book sale. The book sale will be held at a new time this year – Thursday and Friday, Aug. 25-26, from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., and Saturday, Aug. 27, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Fairview Recreation […]

Williamson County Fair continues – weather or not

Williamson County Fair continues – weather or not

The Williamson County Fair, Barnyard Mardi Gras, is happening until Saturday. Despite the unpredictable August weather, there are still plenty of fun and educational activities, entertainment and exhibits inside and outside. The comfortable temperatures brought visitors flowing into the 12th annual fair making Friday, by early estimates, the third largest opening day. Grand Opening entertainment […]

Jokers & Jackpots deals out the cards under the Big Top

Jokers & Jackpots deals out the cards under the Big Top

By Carole Robinson • Senior Staff Writer The 17th annual Jokers & Jackpots goes under the Big Top with performing circus characters compliments of Expression City. A juggler, a stilt walker, a cyr wheel walker, a contortionist and a magician will interact with seersucker-clad, casino night guests and gamblers. Who knows, they may bring some […]

Eighth annual Bowlability event raises funds for Brightstone

Eighth annual Bowlability event raises funds for Brightstone

By Susannah Marley • Staff Writer BrightStone’s Bowlability event was a lucky strike. Bowlers filled the lanes of Franklin Family Entertainment Center for the two-night event, raising more than $62,000 for BrightStone, a Franklin-based organization that provides services and enrichment for adults with special needs. “It’s a great blessing to live in a community willing […]

Williamson County Fair, Barnyard Mardi Gras opens, mayors’ roping delights crowd

Williamson County Fair, Barnyard Mardi Gras opens, mayors’ roping delights crowd

By Carole Robinson • Staff Writer Participants in the ribbon cutting for the Williamson County Fair, Barnyard Mardi Gras, showed up wearing Mardi Gras masks, hats and beads, ready to celebrate the grand opening and another fun-filled family fair. On behalf of their companies, major sponsors of the Fair, Steve Barbarick, Tractor Supply Company president […]

Next Sunset Concert at Carnton to feature music of Journey

Next Sunset Concert at Carnton to feature music of Journey

Herald Reports Fans of Journey might want to mark their calendars for Sunday, July 31, when Carnton Plantation holds its next Sunset Concert of the summer series on the East Lawn of the historic grounds. The Sunset Concert Series, a family-friendly outdoor series of outdoor musical entertainment, is a summer tradition providing monthly outdoor concerts […]

Realtors and families admitted to fair free on WCAR Appreciation Night

Realtors and families admitted to fair free on WCAR Appreciation Night

Herald Reports WCAR REALTOR® Appreciation Night at the Williamson County Fair will welcome association members and their families for free August 9. The appreciation night will be presented by Lockwood Glen, a Crescent community, in partnership with Pearl Street Partners. The sponsorship will provide complementary access to the fair for WCAR REALTOR® members and their […]

Brentwood Library hosts Harry Potter’s World exhibit

Brentwood Library hosts Harry Potter’s World exhibit

Herald Reports From now until Sept. 10, The Brentwood Library will host Harry Potter’s World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine, a six-banner traveling exhibition that explores the link between Harry Potter and the history of science and its roots in Renaissance magic, science, and medicine. It is located across from the reference desk in the great hall. Developed and produced by the […]

Bluegrass Along the Harpeth preserves old-style pickin,’ welcomes newbies

Bluegrass Along the Harpeth preserves old-style pickin,’ welcomes newbies

Herald Reports The 27th annual Bluegrass Along the Harpeth Fiddlers Jamboree, presented by the Williamson County Cultural Arts Commission, hosted over 20 bands competing for cash prizes on Franklin’s Public Square last weekend. The event was presented in honor of Sam and Kirk McGee, the first members of the Grand Ole Opry and in the […]