Kickoff with the Best 
in Franklin!

Hello Franklin. I hope you have had a fun and relaxing summer vacation, and are as ready as I am to kick off another school year, with the best in Williamson County!
 Although summer does not officially end until Friday, September 22, for most of us, it can feel as if it ends in August. School is back in session…

Westhaven Independence Day Parade

The Westhaven community celebrated the Fourth of July with its annual Independence Day Parade. Neighbors decorated their golf carts and bicycles and lined the streets to enjoy this All-American tradition. PHOTOGRAPHY BY SAM ATLAS.

August 2017 Around Town

YourCareEverywhere, a health and wellness content site and consumer engagement platform by Franklin-based MEDHOST, recently teamed up with Olympic Gold Medalist and Franklin resident Scott Hamilton on an exclusive video series discussion of his life and journey through cancer and brain tumors.

Put Your Best Face Forward

These days, first impressions are important. With a brand new, unique concept, two middle Tennessee medical practitioners have teamed up to help patients make a positive—and confident—first impression. Dr. Jana Crim, optometrist, and nurse practitioner Haley Wood opened the doors to two new practices under one roof earlier this spring—Berry Farms Eyecare and The Look Facial Aesthetics, respectively. Together, these…

Making the Grade

Williamson County Schools is one of the top districts in the state, and has been recognized not only for its academic achievements, but also for its high caliber faculty and staff. Although providing students with an exceptional education requires hundreds of teachers at all levels, three were recognized for their outstanding contributions to the district last year. Here’s a closer…

A Back To School Nightmare

Every year about a week before we have to report back to school I have the same back-to-school dream. Scratch that, nightmare! The start of school is filled with all kinds of emotions for a teacher. I am so excited about the start of a new year, but I am always nervous about the first day. I’m so excited to…

Your Guide to the Event of a Lifetime

On August 21, for the first time in 99 years, a total solar eclipse will transit the continental United States and Middle Tennessee is the place to be. In fact, Nashville is the largest city in the nation that will be within the path of the umbra - the moon’s shadow across Earth. (Brentwood is just inside the path, while…

High School Football Preview

That roar coming from Leiper’s Fork is for the Grace Christian Academy Lions, who enter their third season of 11-on-11 competition. With senior-laden talent across the board there’s reason to be excited about coach Rusty Smith’s team. But he sees things a little differently. “Success will be measured 10 years from now, when these boys come back to visit the…