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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.

Pet of the Week: Harlequin

Pet of the Week: Harlequin

Happy-go-lucky Harlequin is a two-year-old Boston Terrier mix that will be a fun companion!  She has lots of energy and is a very enthusiastic walking companion. Harlequin is crate trained and knows the sit, come and stay commands. She is a smart little dog who adores being petted! You can meet Harlequin at Williamson County […]

Nashville Singer Molly Adele Brown Needs Your Help – To Bake Cookies for the Homeless

Nashville Singer Molly Adele Brown Needs Your Help – To Bake Cookies for the Homeless

Nashville, Tenn. (January 23, 2018) – For the past several months, Nashville-Based singer/songwriter Molly Adele Brown has been getting a group of friends together to bake cookies for the city’s homeless population. Brown delivers hundreds of cookies each month, which she calls Molly’s Kindness Cookies, to Nashville Rescue Mission. It is her way of giving […]

Deer Run Welcomes CFO and COO

Deer Run Welcomes CFO and COO

by Jennifer Burns Deer Run Camps & Retreats in Thompson’s Station announces the addition of two key positions to its already strong family of staff: a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Chief Operating Officer (COO). Walt Ward joins the team as CFO and April Kuykendall has been promoted to COO. Each reflects Deer Run’s move […]

United Way of Williamson County expands free tax preparation to rural communities

United Way of Williamson County expands free tax preparation to rural communities

[Franklin, TN – January 14, 2019] – United Way of Williamson County’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program has expanded to additional sites to provide free tax preparation and electronic filing services to Maury and Hickman County residents. Seven free tax preparation sites will open in Williamson, Maury, and Hickman Counties starting on January 26, […]

WILLIAMSON COUNTY CASA ANNOUNCES NEW ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT 

WILLIAMSON COUNTY CASA ANNOUNCES NEW ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT 

Local nonprofit hires Sarah Pouliot to team FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Williamson County CASA announced the hire of Sarah Pouliot as its new administrative assistant starting January 1, 2019.  Pouliot is a recent graduate of the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, where she majored in child and family studies with a concentration in community outreach. She recently completed an internship at Helen Ross McNabb’s […]

Nolensville Historic Society – Saving The Morton-Brittain House

Nolensville Historic Society – Saving The Morton-Brittain House

Morton-Brittain Historic Home   A photo of the George Morton House submitted to the National Register of Historic Places in 1983. Photo courtesy of the National Park Service. On Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018, the Nolensville Historical Society (NHS) held a special membership meeting regarding their role in the preservation of the historic Morton-Brittain house.   […]

PUCKETT’S PRESERVATION POTTY PROVES TO BE A BIG FLUSHING DEAL

PUCKETT’S PRESERVATION POTTY PROVES TO BE A BIG FLUSHING DEAL

This Leiper’s Fork Landmark Launches Campaign to Preserve The Historic Store with Additional Bathrooms Puckett’s of Leiper’s Fork is on a preservation mission to expand its bathrooms in a monumental investment that could serve to be the most expensive bathrooms in in the state costing more than $580,000.   “Puckett’s of Leiper’s Fork has been […]

HERITAGE FOUNDATION EXERCISES OPTION TO PURCHASE FORMER CAMPUS OF O’MORE COLLEGE OF DESIGN

HERITAGE FOUNDATION EXERCISES OPTION TO PURCHASE FORMER CAMPUS OF O’MORE COLLEGE OF DESIGN

FirstBank named as key lending partner FRANKLIN, Tenn. – The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County, TN has officially exercised its option to purchase the former campus of O’More College of Design in Franklin, TN from Belmont University. In August 2018, the organization announced its intent to purchase the property. Yesterday, in a letter to Belmont […]