Columbia State to open Williamson campus May 31

February 11, 2016 The Daily Herald By James Bennett Columbia State Community College’s $46 million Williamson County campus will open to students May 31, with a grand opening celebration planned June 22. More than 20 years after visionary CSCC leaders started asking for funds to build a new Williamson County campus, the first three buildings…

At a glimpse: Williamson County growth means more diverse population and quick home sales

February 15, 2016 Brentwood Home Page by Emily West Data gathered from Williamson County shows residents are generous, more likely to purchase a premium car, mostly healthy, educated, will likely sell their homes quickly if placed on the market and, if they are not from the U.S., are statistically mostly likely to be from India.…

Franklin tech firm sells to U.K. company for $26 million

January 29, 2015 Nashville Business Journal by Eric Snyder Franklin-based Rustici Software has been bought by United Kingdom-based Learning Technologies Group, the companies announced today. Rustici provides software to the online learning industry. Learning Technologies Group, based south of London, is traded on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: LTG.L). According to a news release, LTG…

Permits show Franklin building is at pre-recession pace

January 20, 2016 Franklin Home Page by Emily West After a decade of progress, Franklin has almost reached the level of building that existed before the recession. In 2015, Franklin issued 1,757 building permits, which includes both residential and commercial. The permit values total up to $471 million. “In the last three years we’ve seen…

Omaha-based contractor looks to hire 35 for new Franklin office

January 22, 2016 Nashville Post Strategic Health Solutions announced today it will open in March a Nashville-area office and is looking to fill 35 positions. The Omaha, Nebraska-based national contractor, which does work for federal government entities such as the Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Justice, did not disclose in…