Williamson County Mayor Rogers Anderson files petition for re-election

Source: Williamson Herald Author: Kerri Bartlett, Managing Editor   On Monday, longtime Williamson County Mayor Rogers Anderson filed his petition to run for re-election after pulling the petition Friday. Anderson draws opposition from James Kenneth Eaton of Franklin, who also pulled a petition to run for mayor last week. The seat of county mayor and…

National Research Center Awards Franklin Voice of the People Award for Excellence in Education and Enrichment

Award based on responses from residents in the National Citizen Survey FRANKLIN –National Research Center, Inc. (NRC) has announced Franklin, TN Winner of the Voice of the People Award for Excellence in Education and Enrichment.  This award is only given to top performing jurisdictions that best listen and act for the benefit their communities. Based…

TN Promise still looking for mentors

tnAchieves, partnering organization to Governor Haslam’s TN Promise, is recruiting mentors to work with the fourth class of TN Promise scholars.  Mentors spend about one hour per month working with a group of students to help eliminate the barriers associated with the transition from high school to college.  Mentors remind students of important deadlines, serve…

Largen promotes sales tax increase to fund schools at Williamson Inc. Annual Celebration

Source: Williamson Herald Author: Kerri Bartlett, Managing Editor   With the slogan “Our Kids Are Worth It” Williamson Inc. released, at its 5th Annual Celebration Tuesday, two fact sheets crunching pertinent numbers regarding the recently-passed countywide referendum calling for a sales tax increase. The Williamson County Board of Commissioners voted Monday to approve a countywide…

Williamson Medical Center and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) partner up for “Antibiotic Awareness Week”

While many may take antibiotics, few may know the dangers they can cause if used incorrectly   Antibiotics are life-saving medications. They can help us recover from some major sicknesses. However, they are not a “cure-all: and, sometimes, taking them can potentially make you sicker. That’s why the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)…

Life Time Athletic Officially Opens Today After VIP “Sneak Peek” Weekend of Events for Founding Members

New Life Time destination to bring 300 new jobs, first-of-its-kind LT Proactive Care medical practice and innovative, integrated healthy way of life services and programs FRANKLIN, TN. – November 13, 2017 — Life Time®, the nation’s only Healthy Way of Life brand, hosted a VIP “Sneak Peek” weekend full of events for their founding members…