Officer Destin Legieza Commemorated with a Memorial Sign
A ceremony was held on Friday, June 18, 2021, to commemorate the naming of The Officer Destin Legieza Memorial Highway which is a segment of US Highway 31, or Franklin Road, beginning at the intersection of West Concord Road and ending at the intersection of Murray Lane. Friday, June 18th marked ...
Why Choose An Orthodontist?
Do you really need to see an orthodontist for braces? Why choose an orthodontist over your family dentist? Dr. Wes Chladny of Spring Hill’s Dr. Wes Orthodontics answers this commonly asked question. Here’s what he has to say… Q: “My dentist does braces and Invisalign®, why would I need a...
10 Must Not Miss 2021 Festivals
As COVID restrictions have eased, more in-person events and festivals have been announced. Check out these festivals happening this year. Main Street Festival [caption id="attachment_315737" align="alignnone" width="300"] (Photo courtesy Visit Franklin)[/caption] Saturday, July 17- Sunday, July...
3 Outdoor Summer Movie Events
Spend a summer evening outside under the stars watching a movie with the family. We've put together a list of local places where you can catch a movie for free all outside. Pinkerton Park 405 Murfreesboro Road, Franklin Bring a chair or pack a blanket and come to Pinkerton Park for an eveni...
Williamson County Medical Receives Five Star Rating
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Williamson Medical Center (WMC) received a five-star rating in 2021. The rating methodology, refreshed this year, uses scores for five measure groups: safety of care, readmission, mortality, patient experience, and timely and effective...
Tickets for the Williamson County Fair on Sale Now
The two-month countdown to the 2021 Williamson County Fair is underway, and admission and Midway tickets are now available for purchase online. The nine-day event is set for Friday, August 6 through Saturday, August 14 at the Williamson County AgExpo Park. Online pre-entry for Competitive Events has...
Colorful Hat Circus & Variety Show Coming to Franklin
The Colorful Hat Circus & Variety Show is headed to Franklin. With multiple dates in July, the show will be held at The Factory in Franklin, 230 Franklin Road at Jamison Theatre. Kicking off on Wednesday, July 21st at 7 pm, the show will offer three afternoon times and four evening showtim...
Earn a Free Ticket to Pilgrimage Festival by Volunteering
Pilgrimage Festival, a two-day music and arts festival, will take place September 25-26, 2021 at Harlinsdale Farm in Franklin. The festival is seeking volunteers for the event in exchange for a free ticket and a t-shirt. In order to receive the free ticket, you must volunteer for ten hours. You c...
McEwen Northside Releases New Phase of Development
The next phase of development has officially been released at McEwen Northside, a 45-acre mixed-use urban district in the heart of Cool Springs with direct access to the I-65 McEwen Interchange. The new release, located at 5001 Aspen Grove, will feature 126,000 square feet of Class A office space...
5 Events to Celebrate Juneteenth
Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, is an American holiday celebrated annually on June 19. It commemorates June 19, 1865, when Union General Gordon Granger read federal orders in Galveston, Texas, that all previously enslaved people in Texas were free. We've gathered a few Juneteenth events ha...
Franklin’s Own Black Russian Terrier Makes Second Appearance in Westminster Dog Show
A six-year-old Black Russian Terrier from Franklin named Trogg is competing in the 145th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show this weekend in Tarrytown, NY for the second year in a row. Only the top five dogs in each breed across the nation receive an invitation to the Westminster Dog Show, makin...
Bathroom Upgrade Ideas: Trending Shower Designs
If you are looking to renovate your bathroom, the shower is typically your focal point. Need some ideas? Check out Carpet One's advice on upgrading your walk-in shower. The top trends for showers are showers that feature a glass surround, doorless shower, gray and white shower color combinations,...
5-Day STEM Camp for Rising 5th-8th Graders
Is your rising fifth to eighth-grader interested in STEM? Join us at one of two Learning Lab locations for a five-day STEM camp this summer! Students enjoy fun and interactive projects that will encourage a growth mindset and harness their critical thinking skills! Details & Registration Wha...
Auto Thefts in Franklin has Police Urging Drivers to Lock Their Car Doors
Another recent auto theft has Franklin Police, again, urging drivers to remove their valuables, lock their car doors, and take their keys with them. Detectives are investigating after another unlocked car with the keys left inside was stolen. This one from a Gillespie Dr. apartment complex, Monda...
North Italia Announces Opening Date for Franklin Location
North Italia, the modern Italian concept known for its handcrafted cuisine and cocktails, will officially open its newest location in Franklin, TN on Wednesday, July 21, 2021. The new Franklin location is located at 4041 Aspen Grove Drive, Suite 100 in the McEwen Northside development. The Frankl...
Sensory-Based Kids Gym Opening Soon in Franklin
We Rock the Spectrum, an indoor sensory gym for all families and abilities, is opening soon in Franklin. We Rock the Spectrum offers equipment that helps to exercise and stimulate all seven senses. New Williamson County residents, the Komarnitsky family is bringing this franchise, the first of it...
Kentucky Man in Jail After Trying to Stab a Bouncer in a Franklin Bar
A Kentucky man remains jailed in Franklin after trying to stab a bouncer. Officers were summoned to the Tin Roof 2 at 1:10 am, Sunday, after 45-year-old Victor Ortiz tried stabbing a bouncer who had asked him to leave, in the neck. The bouncer was armed with a handgun and ordered Ortiz to drop th...
Impaired Driver Arrested After Running Over a Man in Franklin
An impaired driver remains jailed this morning after running over a man and then leaving the scene, last Thursday. At 4 p.m. on June 3, Officers were summoned to the business at 303 S. Royal Oaks Blvd. after 39-year-old Bianca Bankston ran over another worker who was trying to keep her from drivi...
Hit & Run Driver Charged After Crashing Into Franklin Home
At 11:50, Sunday night, officers responded to reports that a car had struck a home in the 300 block of Battle Avenue, and that the driver had fled. Arriving officers found the vehicle unoccupied. There was significant damage to both the vehicle and the home. A Williamson County Sheriff’s Deputy...
Women's Boutique Dress Up Closes Brentwood Location
Dress Up, located at 201 Franklin Road at the Hill Center in Brentwood, has closed. According to a social media post, the women's boutique closed a few months ago. The store opened back in 2017 making it the first location in Williamson County. Via Instagram, they announced their closure stati...