With Three Talented Songwriters and a Dazzling View of Nashville – Benefiting Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee

Wednesday, April 17 6:30-8:30 p.m. CMA/SESAC 35 Music Square East, Nashville, 37203 Featuring the wonderfully talented: Tony Arata, best known for “The Dance,” a chart-topping hit for artist Garth Brooks, and “Dreaming with My Eyes Open,” which reached #1 for Clay Walker. Beth Nielsen Chapman, whose songs have been performed by world-renowned artists including Faith…

Franklin Leaders Unveil Plan to Build Permanent Homeless Shelter in City

FRANKLIN – A plan is underway to bring the first permanent homeless shelter to Franklin, a city where advocates estimate hundreds of people are experiencing homelessness, many out of sight, in their cars or doubled up with friends. The plan is for the shelter to serve men, women and families year-round, while also offering food, mental health care and job…

Heritage Foundation Closes on $6 million Purchase of O’More Campus

After raising $6 million in six months, representatives of the Heritage Foundation of Williamson County officially signed the documents Monday to close on the purchase of the 7-acre former O’More College of Design campus. The property is the largest preservation project in the organization’s 52-year history, according to Bari Beasley, executive director of the Heritage…

Sold: Heritage Foundation Closes on O’More Campus in Franklin

FRANKLIN –– The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County announced Monday the closing on the O’More campus property. The group raised $6 million to purchase the land from Belmont University after it bought out the local design college. “The purchase of this campus is a tremendous accomplishment, being that it is the largest preservation project in the 52-year…

Franklin Group Lays out Blueprint for a Community-Focused Homeless Shelter in Williamson County

Before he got too far in his presentation Monday night on the need for a homeless shelter in Williamson County, Franklin Community Church Pastor Kevin Riggs wanted to thwart a couple of the standard objections heard when a community seeks a solution for a particular issue. One objection goes by the acronym NIMBY, or, ‘not…

Hoss’ Loaded Burgers Brings its Cheesy Creations to Spiffy, New Nolensville Location

Dallas Shaw, owner of Hoss’ Loaded Burgers, the popular food truck turned brick-and-mortar restaurant, strategically peeled off a forgotten strip of tape left on the wall after a fresh paint job at the burger joint’s new location in Nolensville. He then polished a scuff mark from the shiny, marble-swirl-patterned concrete floor, a scuff unbeknownst to…