Leadership Franklin extends application deadline for twenty-fifth class

  Leadership Franklin has extended the application deadline for acceetance into their twenty-fifth class. Twenty community members will be chosen for the 2020-21 program year. Completed applications are now due on or before 12 noon on June 1, 2020. The application can be found at http://www.leadershipfranklin.com/application. Leadership Franklin is a non-profit community leadership organization dedicated…

Education Foundation of Williamson County sees significant results, expands scholarship program for ACT training

Organization to triple number of opportunities for area students, has adjusted to COVID-19 “Learn-From-Home” limitations   The Education Foundation of Williamson County (EFWC) has announced the results from its initial January 2020 class of Boost ACT Academy graduates, and students achieved a 5.5-point increase on their projected American College Testing (ACT) scores, on average. This…

Franklin Tomorrow shifts April 13 FrankTalks to online webinar focusing on social engagement

  Franklin and Williamson County are expected to still be under a stay at home order on Monday, April 13, so Franklin Tomorrow is taking its monthly education series FrankTalks online. We will utilize Zoom technology to host the program, starting at 9:30 a.m. and ending at approximately 10:30 a.m. Our topic will be “Social…

Williamson Medical Center Coronavirus (COVID-19) statement

  Williamson Medical Center continues to stay up-to-date on the most current COVID-19 guidelines from the Tennessee Department of Health, Centers for Disease Control (CDC), and World Health Organization. We are taking the necessary precautions to protect our patients and staff while continuing to serve the healthcare needs of our community, and are deploying strategies…

Statement from Williamson County Parks and Recreation regarding facilities and activities

  The number one priority of Williamson County Parks and Recreation (WCPR) is the safety and well-being of our patrons and employees.  In light of guidance from the CDC and public health authorities, until further notice, the following guidelines will be used by WCPR. *All Recreation Centers and outdoor parks and amenities will remain open…

Williamson County Parks and Recreation main facilities collecting donated items for tornado victims

  Williamson County Parks and Recreation (WCPR) is now accepting donated items for tornado victims in Middle Tennessee at their six main recreation centers. A suggested list of needed items include: baby food, diapers, wipes, socks, undergarments, personal hygiene items, trash bags, work gloves, batteries and flashlights. The donations may be dropped off at the…

Upcoming events at the Williamson County Performing Arts Center

  The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department (WCPR) will host a variety of family friendly entertainment in the coming weeks at the Williamson County Performing Arts Center at Academy Park, 112 Everbright Avenue; located off of Columbia Avenue just south of historic downtown Franklin Celtic Rhythms on Fire – THIS WEEKEND! Saturday, March 7…