With the first public impeachment hearings against President Donald Trump beginning on Wednesday, government leaders continue to be split across party lines as to whether Trump had committed an impeachable offense. One such leader is U.S. Rep. Mark Green.
With the 2020 Presidential Election less than a year away, the Williamson County Election Commission is announcing significant changes in how voters in the county will cast ballots on Election Day beginning early next year.
Opening its doors to adolescent victims of abuse back in September of 2000, Davis House Child Advocacy Center has remained true to its mission of helping abused or neglected children - as well as holding perpetrators responsible - for nearly 20 years.
The Williamson County Commission on Tuesday approved a tax increment financing program for Mitsubishi Motors ahead of the company's headquarters move from Cypress, California to Franklin. The program will save Mitsubishi $31,074 in taxes annually over the next decade.
With consumer drones reaching sales in the millions, it's likely that many Williamson County residents have had a live music or sporting event disturbed once or twice — be it at this year's Pilgrimage Music Fest in Franklin, or at the Graystone Quarry in Thompson's Station.
Franklin Police Detectives are investigating a jewelry heist involving more than $40,000 in items from Kay Jewelers in the CoolSprings Galleria, according to a release.
As winter fast approaches, many of Williamson County’s homeless residents will find themselves headed north up to Nashville, as Williamson County lacks any permanent homeless shelters.
Local craft brewer Mill Creek Brewing Co. is shutting down and filing for bankruptcy protection after four years in business — the first Nashville-area such business to cease operations since the post 2013 explosion of the local craft beer scene.
Williamson County residents may see their first snowfall of the year Monday night as the National Weather Service (NWS) has predicted a "light snow" to fall later Monday evening through Tuesday morning. Issuing a Hazardous Weather Outlook for the county, temperatures are expected to drop int…
A man is facing charges of rape and resisting arrest after allegedly sexually assaulting a 77 year-old Spring Hill woman in her home. The suspect, Santiago Garcia Cornejo, was at the victim’s home to repair the woman’s drywall when the alleged incident occurred on July 27.
Public schools in Williamson County will be open Monday, Veterans Day, but most will be honoring those who have served in the military through breakfast invitations, special programs and, perhaps most notably, participation in the Franklin Veterans Day Parade.
The Brentwood City Commission will vote on a proposed name change for the Tower Park Dog Park to honor a late community volunteer.
The Battle of Franklin Trust is slated to hold its annual illumination ceremony at dusk on Nov. 30 to honor the casualties inflicted during the Battle of Franklin 155 years ago.
A vehicle crash Wednesday morning involving a tractor-trailer has resulted in "at least one" fatality according to Lieutenant Charles Caplinger with the Tennessee Highway Patrol.Caplinger said the crash occurred at 8211 Horton Highway near U.S. 31 in College Grove, approximately 13 miles eas…
GraceWorks Ministries, Inc. is expanding its mobile services model in Fairview by adding signups for its Christmas gift program and providing Neighbor Services resources including rent and utility assistance.
As of February of this year, the popular social media app TikTok has seen more than one billion downloads globally, and is used by roughly one in every eight adults aged 18 - 24 in the United States. Developed by the Chinese company Bytedance, the app has come under fire for its data collect…
The future of the Nolensville Volunteer Fire Department has been a topic of discussion for some time — especially around the possibility of a full-time paid chief, something that is on hold while the town assess concerns with the town’s insurance company.
The conversations were as varied as the people who were engaging in them, and that’s just what organizers of Franklin Tomorrow’s second On the Table campaign were hoping for as it kicked off Tuesday morning through Breakfast with the Mayors at the Rolling Hills Community Church in Franklin.
A new study from the personal finance website Wallethub has found Tennessee to have the single highest percentage of overweight children in the country, and the fourth "fattest state" in the country overall. Comparing states using three main categories; obesity and overweight prevalence, hea…
A small cemetery holding the remains of some of the City of Brentwood’s founders has become a flashpoint in the debate around honoring the history of Brentwood and the future of land use in a community that continues to grow.
Ragsdale Road is closed due to an accident involving a semi that has crashed off the roadway into trees, according to an alert from the City of Brentwood.
A Williamson County school teacher has recently had her first book published, with more to follow in what is known as the Crescent City series.
The U.S. House voted Friday morning to approve a bill that would see the Department of Treasury mint and issue up to 400,000 $1 silver coins in honor of women gaining the right to vote just more than 100 years ago in 1918.
Home Page Media Group Publisher Kelly Gilfillan won the 2019 Publisher of the Year Award at the LION Publishers inaugural award ceremony.
Franklin High School will hold its annual Mistletoe Market at the school’s FHS Commons Saturday, Nov. 9, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Barge Design Solutions Inc. Community Fund awarded Friends of Franklin Parks with one of their 2019 fall grants, a $2,500 donation that will help fund the city of Franklin’s planned Southeast Municipal Complex.
Williamson County residents may be in for an icy evening Thursday as the National Weather Service (NWS) issued a Freeze Watch Wednesday afternoon for the entire Middle Tennessee area — Williamson, Maury and Davidson counties included.
U.S. Sen. Marsha Blackburn called for the end of flavored vaping products Tuesday afternoon amid continued reports of vaping-related illnesses across the country. As of Oct. 22, 34 people have died due to vaping-related illnesses, with two of those cases coming from Tennessee.
Former FBI Director James Comey was a featured guest at this year's Politicon in Nashville, who during a speaking panel on Saturday recalled his first meetings with then President-elect Donald Trump shortly after the 2016 election.
The Brentwood Beer Board met on Monday where they issued beer sale suspensions against five businesses, three of which have come before the board for previous violations in 2019.
Often called the "Coachella of politics," Politicon saw a swath of political influencers discuss and debate a litany of topics at the Music City Center in Nasvhille over the weekend. Among those debating were conservative talk show host Sean Hannity and lawyer and political commentator James…
Politicon 2019 made its Nashville debut for its fifth convention, all of which have previously been held in Los Angeles. This year the theme of civility and a way forward couldn’t be missed even with the looming and divisive subject of impeachment dominating many of the discussions.
The 21st District Drug Recovery Court held its ninth annual community breakfast Monday morning at Puckett’s Restaurant, where two of the Court’s graduates spoke and a lifelong Franklin resident was honored with an award named for the person who founded the program.
Medicare for All is among one of the most highly discussed topics in America today, and has been fiercely debated during the ongoing Democratic debates. One local venue that saw the topic discussed and debated upon recently was Politicon in Nashville - called the "Comic-Con for politics," Sa…
The threat of heavier rains and high winds led to the early closing of Saturday’s Pumpkinfest in downtown Franklin, but the festival was well-attended leading up to the cancelation.
An entity affiliated with Gary Force Acura has paid $4.25 million for the last parcel of land in the two-phase Mallory Park development located in the Brentwood section of Cool Springs.
The national strike of United Auto Workers (UAW) across the country finally came to a close Friday afternoon after the tentative agreement between UAW members and General Motors (GM) was ratified. Starting mid-September, this strike has become the longest national UAW strike in nearly 50 years.
A sizable crowd filled the Carter House Visitor Center Thursday evening for the unveiling of a “soldier” who brought a good bit of emotional support to those who were from the 104th Ohio Volunteer Infantry fighting in the Battle of Franklin nearly 155 years ago.
It’ll begin with Friday night football games and then spread throughout Saturday and any outdoor activities scheduled for that day.
The Department of Justice’s United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York announced the arrest of 18 people who the DOJ alleges participated in an international conspiracy to commit a variety of offenses, including access device fraud, wire fraud, bank fraud and aggra…
The Friends of the Brentwood Library were joined by community and government leaders on Thursday evening for the dedication of a bench in the honor of longtime FOBL member Mary Lou Montague who died in 2017.
Local author Tony L. Turnbow will speak on events leading up to the Civil War that were influenced by the life of Andrew Jackson when the next Franklin Civil War Round Table is held Sunday, Nov. 10, at Carnton’s Fleming Center.
Franklin Police Department is warning residents within a two-mile radius of The Landings after a disturbing attack of a woman early this morning on McKay’s Court, according to a release.
The fifth annual Politicon, which has been described as the “Comic-Con” of politics,” is set and ready to kick off this Saturday at the Nashville Music Center. Featuring guests such as former FBI Director James Comey, Conservative Political Commentator Sean Hannity, Former U.S. Sen. Al Frank…
A second showing of the Emmy Award-winning film “The Battle of Franklin” was recently announced for Sunday, Nov. 10, at the Franklin Theatre.
The Brentwood health care company Premise Health has redesigned some of its medical clinics serving employees of large companies and their families.