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WCPR MAIN FACILITIES OPEN ON GOOD FRIDAY

WCPR MAIN FACILITIES OPEN ON GOOD FRIDAY

The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department’s six main recreation centers will be open on Good Friday, April 19 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.: the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd.; the Longview Recreation Center at Spring Hill, 2909 Commonwealth Dr.; the Fairview Recreation Complex, 2714 Fairview Blvd.; the Williamson County Recreation Complex at […]

A Tax Refund That Disabled Tennessee Veterans Might Not Know About

A Tax Refund That Disabled Tennessee Veterans Might Not Know About

By Meg O’Neil, Legal Aid Society Some Tennessee veterans might be entitled to a tax refund without even realizing it. Last July, the IRS sent out letters (numbers 6060-A and 6060-D) to roughly 130,000 veterans across the country notifying them about a refund available to those who had taxes improperly withheld from their disability severance […]

SPRING SPECIAL ON DOG ADOPTION FEES

SPRING SPECIAL ON DOG ADOPTION FEES

Crowded shelter offers adult dog adoptions for $25 The Williamson County Animal Center in Franklin is bursting at the seams with beautiful adoptable adult dogs.  To make some room, the center is having a Spring Special event. All adult dog adoptions will be $25 now through April 20. The shelter has 31 adult dogs currently […]

COMMUNITY RABIES CLINICS ANNOUNCED

COMMUNITY RABIES CLINICS ANNOUNCED

State reports local case in skunk-Vaccinations crucial Williamson County Animal Center (WCAC) in Franklin, TN announces a series of Saturday community rabies clinics at 10 area locations, March 30-April 27. Recently, the Tennessee Department of Health confirmed rabies in one skunk in Williamson County. WCAC reminds area residents to vaccinate their pets against the deadly […]

Andy Marshall Named Boys & Girls Clubs’ “Ed Moody Award of Excellence” Recipient

Andy Marshall Named Boys & Girls Clubs’ “Ed Moody Award of Excellence” Recipient

FRANKLIN, TN (March 4, 2019) – Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee (BGCMT) is proud to announce Andy Marshall as the recipient of the 7th “Ed Moody Award to Excellence.” Marshall, owner of A. Marshall Hospitality and a Boys & Girls Clubs alumnus will accept the award at the 30th Annual Steak & Burger […]

The Innovations Group LLC Announces Completion Of New Medical Office and Surgery Center in Brentwood

The Innovations Group LLC Announces Completion Of New Medical Office and Surgery Center in Brentwood

              FRANKLIN, Tenn., March 4, 2019—Renovating a building originally designed as a spa into a state-of-the art facility for a plastic surgery facility was a challenge The Innovations Group, LLC, (TIG) of Franklin, Tenn., was ready to undertake. Cool Springs Plastic Surgery (CSPS) began accepting patients at the new facility during the first week […]

Urgent Call for Blood Donations!

Urgent Call for Blood Donations!

Heroes Needed at CoolSprings Galleria FRANKLIN, TN (February 25, 2019) – Heroes come in all shapes and sizes and their super powers include the ability to give of themselves and their time. The American Red Cross and CoolSprings Galleria invite all eligible heroes to answer the call to save the lives of those in need […]

Pet of the Week: Hector

Pet of the Week: Hector

Sweet Hector was found as a stray and picked up by one of our dedicated officers.  He is seven years old and weighs 73 pounds. Hector loves to explore (and sniff) and loves play time in the fenced yard. He loves attention and affection and is a great dog to hang out with! To meet Hector, […]

Pet of the Week (Penn)

Pet of the Week (Penn)

Penn is a gentle, good-natured black Labrador that is six years old. His shiny black coat has snow white markings, and his beautiful brown eyes radiate trust and love! Penn does well with people of all ages and other dogs. Want to meet Penn? He is at Williamson County Animal Center and has a loving […]

HERITAGE FOUNDATION ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR 51st ANNUAL PRESERVATION AWARDS

HERITAGE FOUNDATION ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR 51st ANNUAL PRESERVATION AWARDS

Four new categories announced Feb. 13, 2019 (FRANKLIN, Tenn.) – The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County is accepting nominations for its 51st annual Preservation Awards, which serve to celebrate outstanding historic preservation projects in Williamson County. The award categories recognize the vision of those who help the Foundation protect and preserve historic structures. “This year’s […]

Franklin Seeks Community Opinion in Second Citizen Survey

Franklin Seeks Community Opinion in Second Citizen Survey

City Teams with the National Research Center Inc. in 2016 and 2019 Franklin— The City of Franklin is again asking residents to participate in The National Citizen SurveyTM (The NCSTM). The survey is designed to provide a baseline of how the city government is serving residents, to gauge perceptions of the city and to make […]

City of Franklin Plans Zoning Ordinance Update – PlanapaloozaTM

City of Franklin Plans Zoning Ordinance Update – PlanapaloozaTM

February 19-22 at Franklin City Hall Franklin, TN – The City of Franklin and its planning consultant, Town Planning & Urban Design Collaborative, LLC (TPUDC) invites the public to attend a PlanapaloozaTM February 19 to 22 to learn about the zoning ordinance update project and to provide citizen input. The Franklin Municipal Planning Commission (FMPC) […]

THE BATTLE OF FRANKLIN TRUST TO HOST TEACHER APPRECIATION DAYS

THE BATTLE OF FRANKLIN TRUST TO HOST TEACHER APPRECIATION DAYS

Teachers receive free admission to tour Carter House and Carnton FRANKLIN, Tenn. – The Battle of Franklin Trust will host Teacher Appreciation Days on Saturday, Feb. 9 and Saturday, April 13 for all current educators and school staff. Teachers will receive free admission to Carter House and Carnton Classic House tours. “Teacher Appreciation Days give […]

The City of Franklin Parks Department Announces First Mountain Biking Trail System

The City of Franklin Parks Department Announces First Mountain Biking Trail System

New Trail System is Partnership with Middleburg’s Mosby Cool Springs Apartments Franklin—Construction will begin soon on the City of Franklin’s first Mountain Biking Trail System in Cool Springs. In November the City entered into an agreement with Gateway Mosby Cool Springs, LLC (Mosby Cool Springs Apartments) to build and maintain a Mountain Bike Trail System […]

Rabies & Microchip Clinic Saturday, January 26

Rabies & Microchip Clinic Saturday, January 26

Williamson County Animal Center, 106 Claude Yates Dr. in Franklin, TN, will offer rabies shots for $10 and microchips for $15 on Saturday, January 26 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  Please bring a check or cash. Dogs must be on leashes and cats in carriers.