Hello, February!

It’s hard to believe we are already in the second month of 2018. I hope that you’ve been able to stick to all of those resolutions you made and are feeling strong and committed to becoming a better version of yourself.


Women in Business Holiday Mixer

Women in Business of the Williamson County Chamber of Commerce held their holiday mixer at The Barn at Sycamore Farms. The group's events are meant to bring together women of all ages to address issues related to careers and leadership with the aim of creating a robust mentoring and support network.

February 2018 Around Town

"Music City Roots" has called Liberty Hall in the Factory home for the last three years. The live radio show has broadcast from there since 2014, and Franklin residents are sorry to see it go.

Music Maker
Dave Mustaine
Calls Franklin Home

When you think of Franklin, you are likely going to think about the town being the quiet, quaint, friendly neighbor just to the south of Nashville. But Dave Mustaine, thrash metal legend and founding member of the band Megadeth, is here to expand what Franklin is known for. Franklin Lifestyle spent some time in the home of Dave and his wife,…

crosslin 
building supply

When you're looking to buy a new home, you think of square footage, number of bedrooms, size of the backyard, etc. It's not very often you think of the lumber, the doors, the windows, hardware. That's where Crosslin Building Supply steps in. They are a full-service building materials supplier, distributing all of the "good bones" of a home: lumber, hardware, plywood, doors,…

Southern Trophy House

Life at Southern Trophy House has changed a lot since it opened more than 55 years ago. The birth of the internet only solidified the company's role as an international business, with one of its very first online orders being shipped internationally to troops overseas. Having the added ability to reach customers, Southern Trophy House family wanted to become a…

Backstage Pass

In the Nashville area, great makers are hiding among us in plain sight. Kayte Bryon is one of those great treasures living in Franklin While spending a lot of her time recalling tales that acclaim her husband’s talents, the ribbons of her enormous career slip in, and you begin to sense the magnitude of talent she possesses. 
An Oregon native…

School of Rock

As a Music City parent, you have a choice in after-school music education programs. Local talent is phenomenal, and music flows widely, from bluegrass to classical, from musical theater to choir.