State board seeks public feedback on new science standards

State Board Seeks Public Feedback on New Science Standards NASHVILLE – Today, the Tennessee State Board of Education launched the science standards review website, https://apps.tn.gov/tcas/, to collect public feedback on Tennessee’s newly revised grade K-12 science standards. This is the first time the revised science standards, recently improved by Tennessee educators, will be available for…

Columbia State launches hospitality program with kickoff event, internships

    Columbia State launches hospitality program with kickoff event, internships Career Summit, Move Week and Grand Opening shine light on new Williamson Campus By Charlane Oliver Columbia State Community College is partnering with area businesses, Williamson County Schools, Williamson, Inc. and the Williamson County Convention and Visitors Bureau to launch a hospitality and tourism…

Whiskey distillery set to open in Leiper’s Fork this summer

May 4, 2016 WKRN ABC Nashville Franklin and Williamson counties just saw a record-breaking year for tourism, and now there are even more reasons for people to visit the area. The Williamson County Convention and Visitors Bureau held their State of Tourism event Wednesday at the Leiper’s Fork Distillery. The distillery is expected to open…

A Sweet Deal: Whit’s Frozen Custard opens in Berry Farms

    By Charlane Oliver This week—May 1-7, 2016—is National Small Business Week, and all week long we are celebrating the member businesses in Williamson County by highlighting their #GrowthPoint—the milestone moment that took their business to the next level. Warm weather and sunny skies are on the horizon, and of course, that means it’s…