Williamson County Parks and Recreation to expand operation hours and programs

  The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department (WCPR) will expand operating hours in five of its main recreation facilities, including all outdoor pool locations and the Franklin Splash Park, and provide additional programming opportunities beginning Monday, July 6, 2020. All new program and facility operations will continue with modified scheduling, limited amenities and occupant…

Williamson County COVID-19 testing site changing hours of operation

  Beginning on Monday, June 29th, The Williamson County Health Department (WCHD) drive-through COVID-19 testing and mask distribution site at the Williamson County Agricultural Center will be changing their testing times to 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The testing site will be closed on July 3rd for Independence Day.  Other COVID-19 testing…

Blood Assurance will be offering COVID-19 antibody testing with a blood donation

  Local non-profit blood center, Blood Assurance, will be offering testing for COVID-19 antibodies to blood donors for a limited time beginning Friday, June 26. “We are excited to offer coronavirus antibody testing to all area donors in order to help collect information about exposure to coronavirus in our area,” said Dr. Liz Culler, medical…

Williamson County Parks and Recreation to open new group fitness studio and outdoor pickleball courts at the Indoor Sports Complex in Brentwood

  The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department (WCPR) is proud to announce an expansion at the Indoor Sports Complex in Brentwood, 920 Heritage Way, adding a new group fitness studio and four, outdoor pickleball courts to the facility. At almost 2,200 sq. ft., the new group fitness studio features an assortment of cycle, rowing…

Leadership Franklin awards college scholarship to local student

  Leadership Franklin has awarded a $1,500 college scholarship to Williamson County student Rithika Tummala. This scholarship is awarded annually to high school seniors or current college students who display their commitment to Williamson County through service and demonstrated community leadership. Applicants are selected based on grade point average, quality of essay, and scholarship application…