YOUTH LEADERSHIP BRENTWOOD ANNOUNCES NEW CLASS

BRENTWOOD, TN – Twenty-four outstanding sophomores and juniors from six area high schools have been selected to participate in the Williamson, Inc.’s Youth Leadership Brentwood (YLB) Class of 2020.  During a five-month period, these student leaders will take an intensive look at the Brentwood community, hone their leadership skills and meet one-on-one with adult community…

GOVERNOR HASLAM, COMMISSIONER ROLFE ANNOUNCE CKE RESTAURANTS, INC. TO EXPAND HEADQUARTERS IN FRANKLIN

Iconic American quick-service restaurant brand to create 145 new jobs.   NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and CKE Restaurants, Inc. (CKE) officials announced today that the company will expand its headquarters operations in Franklin. CKE, parent to the Carl’s Jr.® and Hardee’s® sister chains, will invest $3.6…

Transportation summit calls for traffic solutions – and not just roads and rail

Williamson Herald | By Kerri Bartlett • Managing Editor The annual Williamson Inc. Transportation Summit picked up the baton in the race to find transportation solutions after the transit referendum failed in Nashville this spring, and as Williamson County grows with more people … and more cars. The summit featured two sessions in which speakers…

Belles Fleurs

Hear from Bonnie Denton, owner and founder of Belles Fleurs Design. Learn more about where her love of floral arrangements came from and how she went from working out of her home to setting up shop in Historic Downtown Franklin. What is your organization and how/why did you start? I founded Belles Fleurs in 2008…

Williamson County to raise sales tax after unprecedented single-issue election

Posted by Brooke Wanser Date: February 06, 2018 On Tuesday evening, ballots were counted as citizens in Williamson County voted overwhelmingly in favor of a measure that will increase the county sales tax to fund the construction of new schools. With early voting and 43 polling locations, 8,155 voted for the sales tax increase, while 4,183 voted…

Fast-growing Williamson County gets another option for primary care

January 30, 2018 source: By Joel Stinnett  –  Reporter, Nashville Business Journal Saint Thomas Health wants to meet patients where they are. Increasingly, that’s in Williamson County. Saint Thomas, No. 9 on the Nashville Business Journal’s list of top employers with more than 6,000 area employees, and Saint Thomas Medical Partners held a grand opening for their new care center at…