Williamson, Inc. Announces 2018 Board of Directors

  Eleven Williamson County Business Leaders Selected to Serve Three-Year Terms Starting January 1 FRANKLIN, DECEMBER 18, 2017 – Williamson, Inc. welcomes 11 new business and community leaders to the 2018 Board of Directors to help lead the strategic direction of the organization that incorporates Williamson County’s office of economic development and chamber of commerce. “All…

State leaders announce new Mars Petcare US headquarters in Williamson County

STAFF REPORTS • UPDATED JAN 1, 2018 AT 3:00 PM  NASHVILLE – Gov. Bill Haslam, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Mars Petcare officials announced recently the global leader in pet care will expand its U.S. headquarters in Williamson County. The new headquarters supports the company’s future growth as it creates 200…

Main Street Brewfest returns to Franklin on St. Patrick’s Day 2018

Downtown Franklin Association hosts more than 70 craft beers and 35 tastings sites on March 17   The Downtown Franklin Association will tap into history once again on Saturday, March 17 for its annual Main Street Brewfest presented by Lipman Brothers. The annual event boasts more than 70 beers across multiple tasting locations on America’s…

Jonathan Cain to perform at the Historic Ryman Auditorium to raise awareness and funds for children with special needs

Jonathan Cain, of the band Journey, along with Dana Glover and The Bass Brothers, will perform on the stage of the Mother Church for the 20th Annual Hats off to High Hopes on January 29, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. to raise awareness and funds for High Hopes Development Center, which serves children with special needs…

Barge, Waggoner, Sumner and Cannon, Inc. Rebrands to Barge Design Solutions

Firm’s new name is a reflection of renewed focus   After 62 years of shaping communities through its engineering and architectural projects, Barge, Waggoner, Sumner and Cannon, Inc., has re-branded as Barge Design Solutions. This new name elevates the firm’s focus of designing solutions for communities across its geographic footprint and around the world. As…

Avenida Partners building new lifestyle-focused community for active adults

  Avenida Partners Development Group is building a fresh, new service-enriched lifestyle community for active adults age 55 and better at the former WAKM radio station site on Mallory Station Road.  Positioned at the threshold between bustling urbanized Cool Springs and the classic charm of Franklin, the Avenida Cool Springs community will offer 142 gracious…