Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams now open in Franklin and more Nashville news

A new location of Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is now open at McEwen Northside. (Wendy Sturges/Community Impact Newspaper)
A new location of Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is now open at McEwen Northside. (Wendy Sturges/Community Impact Newspaper)

A new location of Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is now open at McEwen Northside. (Wendy Sturges/Community Impact Newspaper)

Read this week's news from the Nashville area.

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams now open in Cool Springs

A new brick-and-mortar location of Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is now open in McEwen Northside at 4031 Aspen Grove Drive, Franklin.

Take a peek inside the newly opened Scissors & Scotch in Brentwood

Kevin Pataluna opened men's barbershop Scissors & Scotch on Aug. 15 in Hill Center Brentwood at 205 Franklin Road, Ste. 120, Brentwood.


Franklin named winner of 2020 All-American City Award

The city of Franklin has been recognized as one of the top cities in the nation by the National Civic League.

Franklin High School names new mascot

Franklin High School's new mascot will be the Admirals following a student vote held earlier this month.

Williamson Medical Center to resume overnight, inpatient elective procedures beginning Aug. 24

Citing a stabilizing pattern in the number of reported active coronavirus cases and hospitalizations in the county and state, officials with the Williamson Medical Center announced Aug. 18 it will begin allowing inpatient elective surgeries requiring an overnight stay to resume later this month.

Wendy Sturges contributed to this report.