Leadership Franklin now accepting applications for 2017-2018 Class

Business and community leaders are encouraged to apply to community leadership organization Applications are now being accepted for the twenty-second class of Leadership Franklin, 2017-2018. Applications may be downloaded at www.leadershipfranklin.org.  Completed applications are due on or before May 1, 2017. Questions regarding the application process may be directed to Paula Harris, Executive Director, at 615-252-4312…

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…

Mars recognized for fifth time on Fortune’s 2017 Best Companies to work for list

Private, family-owned global company ranked #50 on Fortune’s annual list   Mars, Incorporated is excited to announce it’s been named to the 2017 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® list, compiled by the Great Place to Work®, for the fifth consecutive year. The achievement recognizes Mars’ commitment to its Associates and the dedication, passion…

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.…