Youth Leadership Brentwood graduates Class of 2017

Youth Leadership Brentwood graduates Class of 2017 Members of the Youth Leadership Brentwood Class of 2017 received their diplomas on February 15, 2017 at the Brentwood Library. During the five-month program, the youth took an intensive look at the Brentwood community and studied leadership qualities and skills. The 19 sophomores and juniors from seven area…

Williamson’s latest trend report shows job growth highest in the mid-state

April 11, 2017 Spring Hill Home Page by Emily West It’s no surprise that Williamson County has remained the top economic driver in the state. But how did it reach that top spot? According to Williamson, Inc.’s fourth annual trends report job growth, commuters and new out-of-state residents account for much of the growth in…

Outlook Williamson: What to know about county’s growth

April 5, 2017 The Tennessean by Elaina Sauber Williamson County’s reputation as an economic powerhouse is nothing new, but if you’re one of over 300 people registered for Outlook Williamson on Tuesday, you should know a few things to put the county’s continued growth into perspective. Hosted by Williamson, Inc., the county’s chamber of commerce,…

Williamson County Unemployment Rate Falls in February, Still State’s Lowest

March 30, 2017 The Patch by J.R. Lind NASHVILLE, TN — The unemployment rate in Williamson County was 3.5 percent in February, down 0.4 percent from the January figure, according to the Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development. The unemployment rate dropped in all of Tennessee’s 95 counties after two months of 95-county increases.…

In Williamson County, rising home prices aren’t slowing demand

March 21, 2017 The Tennessean by Bill Lewis Home builders in Williamson County are doing what manufacturers of everything from vehicles to dresses do when demand for their products exceeds supply. They’re making more. Several of Middle Tennessee’s largest builders are introducing or expanding new home communities in Williamson County. Their timing is good. Buyers…

Williamson officials approve funding for new Brentwood elementary

March 14, 2017 The Tennessean by Melanie Balakit The Williamson County commission approved $15 million for a new Brentwood elementary school Monday night. With the approved intent-to-fund resolution, the school will be on track to open on Split Log Road in fall 2018. The new school will help alleviate neighboring overcrowded schools like Kenrose Elementary…

Airport to offer new nonstop service to San Francisco

March 9, 2017 Nashville Post Nashville International Airport officials announced Thursday that Alaska Airlines will begin daily nonstop service to San Francisco beginning Sept. 5. Tickets are on sale now, with service to San Francisco International Airport (SFO), according to a release. A daily flight to and from Nashville International Airport (BNA) will be offered.…

Brentwood Leadership Class 2017

Project “Team Inclusive” Benefiting the Brentwood Community   Every year the Leadership Brentwood Program identifies eighteen leaders from the civic, educational, government, religious and business communities who will use their leadership knowledge, skills, and abilities for the long-term benefit of the Brentwood community. The program provides an educational format, which allows leaders to enhance their leadership…

Hospitality and Tourism career summit & summer internships

  Columbia State Community College and local hospitality business partners are hosting a Hospitality and Tourism Career Summit on April 1st AND Hospitality Summer Internships again this year! The Summit will take place at CSCC Campus on April 1. Students will have an opportunity to talk with industry leaders and learn more about the summer internship offerings as…