GOVERNOR HASLAM, COMMISSIONER ROLFE ANNOUNCE CKE RESTAURANTS, INC. TO EXPAND HEADQUARTERS IN FRANKLIN

Iconic American quick-service restaurant brand to create 145 new jobs.   NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and CKE Restaurants, Inc. (CKE) officials announced today that the company will expand its headquarters operations in Franklin. CKE, parent to the Carl’s Jr.® and Hardee’s® sister chains, will invest $3.6…

Inaugural inclusive Kindergarten classroom brings hope to all students

Nonprofit High Hopes Development Center announces inaugural state approved inclusive kindergarten classroom for the 2018-2019 school year   The Kindergarten at High Hopes will utilize the same inclusive model as their 34-year old nonprofit preschool. Approximately 40% of the students at High Hopes have a developmental delay or diagnosed special need and are educated alongside their…

Leadership Brentwood Announces Class of 2019

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Leadership Brentwood, a program of the Williamson County Chamber Foundation, is pleased to announce the Class of 2019. Twenty class members were selected based on their demonstrated leadership abilities and commitment to Brentwood and the surrounding community. The Class of 2019 members are: Darek Baskin, City Engineer, City of Brentwood Jennifer Bourne, Risk…

Jeffery Kutsikovich, M.D., Joins the Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee

  The Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee welcomed Jeffery Kutsikovich, M.D., to the orthopaedic team. The Franklin medical practice, which is affiliated with Williamson Medical Center, opened its doors earlier this year and now includes 13 nationally recognized orthopaedic surgeons. Kutsikovich received his Bachelor of Arts from Case Western Reserve University in Ohio before…

Transportation summit calls for traffic solutions – and not just roads and rail

Williamson Herald | By Kerri Bartlett • Managing Editor The annual Williamson Inc. Transportation Summit picked up the baton in the race to find transportation solutions after the transit referendum failed in Nashville this spring, and as Williamson County grows with more people … and more cars. The summit featured two sessions in which speakers…

Hytch Rewards

In this week’s Member Spotlight we sat down with Hytch Rewards, one of the innovative solutions that is working towards mitigating traffic congestion in Williamson County and all of Middle Tennessee. See how their idea became a reality and is now used by more than 6,000 people to earn money as they share rides. What…