Sharper Style ‘Titans’ Up Our Team

 Article William Harwood  It was a spring fashion show for the fall season, but a mere catwalk would not suffice. Instead, a stage was needed, and a titanic one, too. Because upon it—and before a packed crowd standing shoulder-to-shoulder downtown last April—stood a group of larger-than-life hometown heroes: Jurrell Casey and Taylor Lewan, Kevin Byard and Delanie Walker, Brian Orakpo…

Miss Tennessee’s Katie Creighton Wears Her Crown Well

 Article Maria Dinoia | Photography Teresa Ginn  Katie Creighton was named Miss Tennessee International back in April. Her characteristics of leadership, intelligence, beauty and glamor and her willingness to work hard on her platform are what won her the title. While she's certainly rocking some stunning, cool fashion from Gin-O Boutique in downtown Franklin, she also has another job to do.   Katie's platform…

Food Styling 101 with Menu Makers

Article Maria Dinoia and Executive Chef Callie Cottrell | Photography Peggy Weatherford

Loving the Family Kitchen

 Article Maria Dinoia | Photography Lisa Linn Manley  Renovating or remodeling your kitchen is never an easy undertaking. Counter space, work flow and storage are all part of the kitchen equation, and mistakes are easy to make. Franklin residents Christine Frost and Donna Williams decided to enlist the help of professionals. Carriage House Custom Homes & Interiors stepped in to…

Local Nonprofit Announces Christmas Light Show at Ag Expo Park

Franktown Open Hearts, a nonprofit organization located in Franklin, held a Christmas in July pre-launch to announce its upcoming Franktown Festival of Lights. This Christmas season, Middle Tennessee residents can tune their radios and listen to their favorite Christmas songs timed with Franktown Festival of Lights, Williamson County's only drive-thru Christmas light show.

New Real Estate Partnership, Zeitlin Sotheby’s Opens Franklin Office

Zeitlin & Co. Realtors, which recently merged with Sotheby's International Realty to become Zeitlin Sotheby's International Realty, unveiled its newest location at 580 Franklin Road, Suite 300 in Franklin. It currently houses approximately 50 Zeitlin agents and team members and includes updated technology and spacious, contemporary meeting rooms and offices.

Teachers’ Pets

 Article Maria Dinoia | Photography Peggy Weatherford  Meet Jen Sigler, a second-grade teacher at Hunter's Bend Elementary, and her dog, Ginger, a 5-year-old goldendoodle. Ginger was adopted from a breeder near Hopkinsville, Kentucky, and has been with the family since 2013.  What is a bad habit your pet has?

Five Things I Love with Hannah Dinoia

 Article Maria Dinoia | Photography Peggy Weatherford  Kind. Shy. Intelligent. Talented. These are just a few of the words that describe Hannah Dinoia, a seemingly typical teenage girl. A sophomore at Franklin High School, Dinoia plays on the school volleyball team, is active in the leadership club, volunteers with Best Buddies and works hard to maintain an A average. And when…

24 Hours with Stephanie Langston

 Article Maria Dinoia | Photography Hany Ramzy  WKRN Reporter Stephanie Langston is constantly on the go. Between sleuthing out crime stories and being a mom to son Zaidyn and French bulldog Rene Charles, she is more than occupied. A true Nashville native, this former pageant girl knew from a young age she wanted to be a reporter. Landing that real-life role had…

Yummy Summer Sangria

 Article Provided by Olivia Olive Oil | Photography Provided  The dog days of summer are here, but as much as we all love a glass of wine, it can be a little heavy on a hot, lazy summer afternoon. Our go-to drink is wine's sister, sangria. Fresh fruits and spices will be sure to make this your favorite summer cocktail.…