On Monday, Maury Regional Medical Center released its full list of planned education and support classes and events scheduled for the month of February. From cancer support groups to classes to help smokers give up nicotine, here are Maury Regional's events scheduled for next month.
Anyone stopping by here over the past eight years knows I have a fun obsession with the English language, a big part of which centers around so-called buzz words.
Williamson County Parks and Recreation invites the public to attend an Artist Reception for Shari Lacy on Sunday, Jan. 26 from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Williamson County Enrichment Center, 110 Everbright Ave, in Franklin.
The 6th annual Amethyst Affair — Art, Auction, & Awareness will be held on Saturday, Feb 8, 2020 at the UAW Hall in Spring Hill. The evening promises an informative program and fun activities to build hope, community, and awareness to support Maury and Williamson County’s efforts to comb…
The headline about a NASA intern discovering a new planet on his third day at work, caught my attention. Did I mention the intern hasn’t graduated from high school yet?
Tennessee Wildlife Federation, one of the largest and oldest nonprofits dedicated to conserving the state’s wildlife and natural resources, has opened nominations for its 55th Annual Conservation Achievement Awards.
The Goodwill Career Solutions Center in Nashville will host a job fair on Tuesday with employers hoping to fill 400 jobs in Middle Tennessee.
The assisted living center Morning Pointe will be hosting a free Alzheimer’s Research seminar this Sunday from 2-4 p.m. at 1001 McCutcheon Creek Lane in Spring Hill. The seminar will be led by Pat Caron of the Tennessee Alzheimer’s Association, and will cover the latest research regarding Al…
What if you were told that there was a way to look and feel younger, make friends and live longer? That there was an amazing method that has been proven to make you smarter, less stressed and all around happier? That, just by doing this simple thing one day a week, you can change your life i…
Midsouth Youth Theatre & Arts in Spring Hill will be holding auditions to a performance of Disney’s The Little Mermaid this Saturday at the Spring Hill Public Library. Open to both teens and adults aged 12 and up, the auditions will be held at the Spring Hill Public Library from 1:30 - 4 p.m.
While this weekend calls for rain and thunderstorms both Friday and Saturday, there are thankfully plenty of events in Spring Hill this weekend taking place indoors. From a bo staff workshop from the martial arts masters of 360 Krav Maga, to Froggy & Jeffro’s weekly karaoke night, here a…
The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department will host a variety of family friendly entertainment in the coming weeks at the Williamson County Performing Arts Center at Academy Park, 112 Everbright Avenue; located off of Columbia Avenue just south of historic downtown Franklin.
Are you looking for an opportunity to sing in an inviting and friendly atmosphere? Then consider participating in Williamson County Park and Recreation’s acclaimed Williamson County Community Chorus.
GraceWorks is celebrating its quarter-century of service and thanking its thousands of supporters with four special events in 2020.
Many people vow that THIS is the year that they will finally get their book written. They have been repeating the vow since the late ’80s, but this year is different. And what will make this year different? Well, because our aspiring author…
Who knew, as Donald Trump begins the last year of his first term as president, he would be facing impeachment proceedings?
The Spring Hill 2020 Mayor’s Challenge - a community health challenge initiative that measures participants’ progress in areas of body fat, metabolic age, muscle percentage and more over a four-month period - will kick off this Monday on Jan. 6, with those interested in participating require…
Turn right now to the obituary section of Williamson Home Page or your local newspaper and if you don’t see your photo and obituary there then I have a message for you. Here is the message: The coming year is one of profound opportunity and thus great responsibility.
The holidays are winding down and it is time to start packing up the decorations, getting back into a more normal daily routine and looking forward to a new year filled with new possibilities. Many have been in a holiday frame of mind since early November and have "decked the halls" both ins…
Spring Hill continued an upward growth trajectory in 2019, bringing with it many notable changes and accomplishments. Here’s a look at some of the many City of Spring Hill highlights in 2019.
The local South Williamson-Maury County chapter of 100 Who Care handed out its first ever donation to the Midsouth Youth Theatre & Arts on Dec. 19, according to a release.
In celebration of the upcoming Christmas holiday, the Thompson's Station United Methodist Church will be holding a live Nativity scene this Saturday from 1-4 p.m. Thompson's Station United Methodist Church, which is located at 1517 Thompson Station Road West.
I get an annoying family brag letter every Christmas from a friend. I want to just toss it in the trash without opening the envelope. But I’m afraid I need to be able to comment on at least something from it when I see her.
The 12th annual Spring Hill Christmas Parade has come and gone, however on Tuesday afternoon the parade's organizers — the Kiwanis Club of Spring Hill and Thompson's Station — have named the top three floats in both the business and nonprofit categories.
The city of Spring Hill now has its own Monopoly game board set, with Mayor Rick Graham proudly displaying the custom board game at Monday night's city meeting.
One hundred fifty-five years ago, Dec. 17, 1864, an overlooked yet tragic day in Williamson County passed into history, mostly obscured by other events of the time. When the remnants of Confederate General John Hood’s Army of Tennessee headed south after their defeat at Nashville on Dec. 15t…
The host of a local morning radio show last week asked listeners to call and give their opinions as to what this decade, that is coming to an end, will be remembered for.
The holiday season is finally is finally upon us, and the city of Spring Hill is in no shortage of holiday-themed events. From the 13th annual Spring Hill Christmas Parade to a Christmas tree decorating party, here are four great ways to get into the holiday spirit this weekend in Spring Hill.
Studio Tenn is presenting “Christmas with Patrick Thomas,” featuring performances from the acclaimed singer, on Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec. 17-18, at 7 p.m. each day.
The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department will host a variety of family friendly entertainment in the coming weeks at the Williamson County Performing Arts Center at Academy Park, 112 Everbright Ave., located off of Columbia Avenue just south of historic downtown Franklin.
To honor and keep the memory alive of revolutionary soldiers, women, and children, collectively, the Samuel Mayes Society of the National Society of the Children of the American Revolution laid a wreath at the grave of Revolutionary War patriot Samuel Mayes, Zion Presbyterian Church Cemetery…
At my stage of life, with plenty of Christmases behind me, Christmas evokes memories, whether they are of my childhood or the childhoods of my children.
Early Saturday morning, around a dozen Spring Hill residents gathered at the Well Outreach food pantry on Main Street, all sharing one thing in common: everyone was dressed as Mr. or Mrs. Clause, save for one Grinch draped in green.
What do we really know about ALICE? ALICE works, hard, but she is barely surviving. ALICE hasn’t had a raise in five years, but her household budget has increased by over 30% in that time.
Condoleezza Rice, secretary of state under former President George W. Bush, said “There’s no greater challenge and there is no greater honor than to be in public service.”
Spring Hill United Methodist Church will host a free concert featuring the Bluegrass Gospel Band, Chosen Road, on Sunday, Dec. 8. The concert will begin at 6 p.m. in the church sanctuary. Spring Hill United Methodist Church is located at 5286 Main Street in Spring Hill, TN (on the corner of …
This column is dedicated to folks with an ex-spouse, ex-boyfriend or girlfriend, current and/or former co-worker, or a boss they are struggling to forgive. The title and the following “lyrics” represent a slight shift (approximately 180 degrees) from Lee Ann Womack’s "I Hope You Dance." I ac…
We want to know what readers think makes them so Brentwood or Franklin or Nolensville or Spring Hill… and we know their answers will amuse us as they educate us more on what makes us… so Williamson County!
Columnist’s note: It was a great Thanksgiving holiday, with lots of good food and family, but writing a column didn’t make it into the mix of activities. Accordingly, I’m re-running a piece from two years ago that ran the Monday after Thanksgiving. See you back here next week.
The Well Outreach food pantry will be kicking off what it hopes will become a regular tradition in Spring Hill this Saturday: the first Santa Ride, where participants will bike a three-mile route through the city, all dressed as ol' Saint Nick. The ride will end at Grecian Pizza with a holid…
He’s happy all the time. And it’s driving Santa Claus crazy. Meanwhile, thousands of miles away in New York, his father is on the naughty list, and his half-brother doesn’t even believe in Santa.
From Girl Scouts to Realtors, hundreds of people turned out for the annual Saturday-before-Thanksgiving food distribution event hosted by One Generation Away at Liberty Elementary School.