BrightStone’s 15th Annual “Music That Touches the Heart” Widely Acclaimed as a Moving and Inspiring Evening

FRANKLIN, TN — BrightStone’s 15th Annual “Music That Touches the Heart” benefit in Liberty Hall at the Factory at Franklin, featured Ricky Skaggs, who performed along with several other award winning songwriters. BrightStone would like to thank the hundreds of community members who came in support of this important occasion. With Harry Chapman serving as…

Brentwood’s Ryan Blanck Receives Outstanding Young Alumni Award

Deviate Founder and CEO Honored at Awards Ceremony at Western Michigan University BRENTWOOD, Tenn., – October 23, 2017 – Ryan Blanck, founder and chief executive officer of Deviate, a leadership company specializing in performance coaching, is the recipient of the Outstanding Young Alumni Award on behalf of Haworth College of Business at Western Michigan University.…

Restaurateur & Hotelier of the Year, Other TnHTA “Stars of the Industry” Winners Announced

The Tennessee Hospitality & Tourism Association recognized the “Stars of the Industry” at its annual gala event, held recently at the Gatlinburg Convention Center. The honors represent the pinnacle of recognition in Tennessee hospitality, and at the top of the list were Andy Marshall of A. Marshall Family Foods as Restaurateur of the Year, Ray…

Franklin Polo Academy launches interscholastic program, prepares for Poloween

In its first-ever sanctioned inter-scholastic polo match, Franklin Polo Academy’s new Tennessee team took on one of the best high school teams in the South in Alabama’s Bluewater Creek, scoring five goals before dropping the match 8-5. The new team, which includes Nashville-area players Jacob and Zach Wallace of Station Camp High School in Gallatin…

Heritage Foundation announces 50th anniversary event

The preservation organization honors its history and celebrates the future with event at Franklin Theatre The Heritage Foundation of Franklin and Williamson County has announced its 50-year anniversary celebration event, which will take place on Sunday, Nov. 12 at the Franklin Theatre. Two performances and receptions will be held, highlighting the organization’s rich history, along…

50 Forward Martin Center Fine Art show and Sale

  The 50 Forward Martin Center’s Fine Art show and Sale will feature internationally exhibited artist Paul Harmon. For 11 years, Harmon divided his time between permanent studio/residences in Paris, France and Brentwood, Tennessee. The Harmon work is well represented in numerous galleries, museums, major corporate and private collections in Europe, Asia, and the USA.…

The Heritage Foundation’s 34th annual Pumpkinfest features old favorites and new traditions

Pumpkinfest returns to Downtown Franklin’s Main Street, October 28   Franklin’s rite of fall is returning to Downtown Main Street on Saturday, October 28 with an all-day celebration that brings free and festive fun for a variety of ages and groups. The Heritage Foundation’s 34th Annual Pumpkinfest, held in the community’s historic core, attracts tens…

Lindsay Monroe Arrives in Franklin on her 1,700-mile Bike Ride From Tulsa to Richmond After Walking Coast-to-Coast With Her Dog

Monroe will ride her Pedego electric bike to complete her nearly 5,000-mile adventure FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 3, 2017 — Lindsay Monroe, 35, who walked 3,200 miles across America from November 2016 to September 2017, will arrive at the Pedego® Franklin electric bike store in Franklin, Tenn., on Saturday, Oct. 14. Monroe is riding her…

Studio Tenn Extends Invitation to its Annual Award-Winning Gala, One Night Only 2017

Franklin, Tennessee. – Studio Tenn’s annual fundraising gala, One Night Only, returns to Liberty Hall at The Factory at Franklin on October 20, 2017. Winner of multiple NFocus Nashville’s Best Parties 2016 awards, including “Best Entertainment” and “Best Reminder of Nashville’s Talent,” the dazzling evening of live entertainment is hailed as the most highly anticipated…