Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee, Williamson Medical Center named Official Sports Medicine Providers for Williamson County High Schools

  The Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee and Williamson Medical Center are partnering to serve as the official sports medicine providers for Williamson County’s high school athletes. As of July 2018, trained medical professionals will be on hand at all TSSAA-sanctioned practices and games. Certified athletic trainers employed by Williamson Medical will be assigned…

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…

Youth Leadership Brentwood announces scholarship recipients

  Four outstanding Youth Leadership Brentwood graduating seniors, from three area high schools, have been selected to receive scholarships at the Williamson, Inc. Chamber monthly luncheon meeting at the Franklin Marriott Conference Center on June 19, 2018. The scholarship recipients are Morgan Bussard, Brentwood Academy, Andrew Long, Brentwood Academy, Jackson McNabb, Brentwood High School and…

High Hopes Development Center announces Kindergarten Classroom to start Fall 2018

  High Hopes is happy to announce their inaugural 2018-2019 Kindergarten classroom. Expansion of the School at High Hopes is bringing with it four new classrooms slated to finish in the fall of 2018. One of these classrooms will serve as a State approved, inclusive kindergarten. In its new state-of-the-art facility, the Kindergarten at High…

Currey Ingram Summer Programs for kids with ADHD

  Think your child with ADHD can’t have a great summer camp experience? Think again. Currey Ingram Academy offers an intensive six-weeks summer treatment program for students 8-12 with ADHD. Designed like a summer camp, all activities are focused on helping students better self-regulate, learn important social and academic skills, make friends, develop confidence and…

Local Sam’s Club provides job training for people with disabilities

Sam’s Club partners with Waves to teach job skills The Franklin Sam’s Club has partnered with Waves to create a vocational skills training program for adults with disabilities. The program participants were introduced to variety of skills including: interacting with shoppers, arranging visual displays, and working the cash register. Since Sam’s Club has a wide…

BrightStone’s 16th Annual “Music that Touches the Heart” Announces Michael W. Smith as their lead performer

  BrightStone’s 16th annual “Music that Touches the Heart” benefit, set for Wednesday evening, February 21st in Liberty Hall at the Factory at Franklin, announces Michael W. Smith will be performing at the benefit  along with several award-winning songwriters. During Michael’s storied career, he has been honored with three Grammy Awards, 45 Dove Awards, and…