Less than 3% of the apparel Americans wear is made in the U.S., but this company is changing that

Read the Forbes article here   “I hate manufacturing,” joked Dean Wegner, founder and CEO of Authentically American, a Nashville-based apparel-making startup. To be fair, he wasn’t saying he hates all things industrial, but that it’s simply not his bailiwick. “It’s not my area of giftedness,” he added. “I’m much more into the business development…

Two Men and a Truck® kicks off Fill-A-Truck for Thanksgiving with Kroger® and GraceWorks Ministries

  To fight hunger this holiday season, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Brentwood-Franklin and Kroger® will be holding a community food drive to Fill-A-Truck for Thanksgiving on November 20, 21, and 22. These food drives will be held at the Kroger at 237 East Main Street in Hendersonville on November 20, at Kroger on 2946…

BIG HEAD CARTOON: caricature art and drumming dj adds catering and much more to holiday office party package

LIVE CARICATURE ART, DRUMMING DJ’S, CATERING AND MORE! Taking only 2-3 minutes per personalized Caricature; Big Head Cartoon Caricature Art & Entertainment services both Middle Tennessee & Western New York with our unique entertainment programs making your Holiday Party the best ever! Bringing a Live Caricature Artist alongside a Volume Controlled Drumming DJ playing all…

Minuteman Press Franklin: CJ Monte

This week we sat down with local business owner CJ Monte to talk about his business, Minuteman Press-Franklin. CJ is a highly involved chamber ambassador and veteran. Learn more about his services and community involvement below.  How has being a part of the overall business community in Williamson County helped you? Becoming part of the…

Mercy Community Healthcare to celebrate 20th anniversary on November 8

Proceeds from the dinner will support Mercy’s Behavioral Health Services & Suicide Prevention   More than 20 years ago several people in Franklin realized the need for a children’s healthcare clinic in the Hard Bargain and Natchez neighborhoods. In response to that need, Mercy Children’s Clinic opened its doors in November 1999. Now known as…

Gateway Chamber Orchestra to perform Transfigured Night on November 4

  Gateway Chamber Orchestra will host their second concert of the 2019-20 season Masterworks Series, Transfigured Night, on Monday, November 4, at 7:30 p.m. Soar through darkness into light with the dramatic program of works by the renowned Ottorino Respighi, Claude Debussy and Arnold Schoenberg. GCO harpist Paula Bressman casts light onto Debussy’s beautiful Danses  with…