A Salute 
to Franklin’s Finest

This Inaugural Best of Franklin Issue is dedicated to all the hardworking men and women that make up the best and brightest businesses Franklin has to offer. From early morning coffee to late night shows, there isn’t much the residents of Franklin lack due to the wide variety of businesses we all enjoy.

September 2016 Good Times

Williamson County Mayor Rogers Anderson made his State of the County address at Marriott Cool Springs. Williamson Medical Group opened its new Breast Health Center on South Carothers Rd. Pieology opened on Main Street in downtown Franklin. The first Women In Business "Meet-Up" met at Columbia State Community College.

Around Town

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will explore the lives and careers of country music icons Alabama and Charlie Daniels in a pair of new exhibits. Alabama: Song of the South opened on August 25 and runs through July 16, 2017. Charlie Daniels: Million Mile Reflections, opens September 23 and runs through March 2017.

The Best of Franklin

Franklin Lifestyle is pleased to present 
THE BEST OF FRANKLIN! The following pages will reveal the top businesses in 45 different categories as selected by you, the readers of Franklin Lifestyle. The balloting was fierce, with many winners prevailing by the narrowest of margins in this winner-take-all contest! If you agree, patronize the winners. If you think otherwise, tell us…

Where Elegance and Quirkiness Peacefully Coexist

Asheville is an easy and scenic drive from Franklin that will take you approximately five hours. Travel arrangement can be made through Jennifer Martin Travel at JenMartinTravel.com. For more information visit ExploreAsheville.com.

Meet Milissa Reierson

Milissa Reierson serves as Communications Manager for the City of Franklin. With a life that has taken her from San Diego to Middle Tennessee, and a career that has kept her in the public eye, the former television news anchor/reporter is cool and comfortable when the heat is on. But when she’s at home with her husband, Jason; children Lillian…

Inspiring the Spark of Entrepreneurism

From Fortune 500 companies to great schools, and from efficient infrastructure to quality housing, a lot goes in to making a community vibrant. Something else that’s often overlooked is just as important: the entrepreneurial spirit.

Repeat after “We”

Start unknown, finish unforgettable. It might as well have been last year’s slogan for Independence High School. The Eagles, coached by Scott Blade, capped off their undefeated season with a Class 5A state title, the first in school history.