Read this week's top stories from Franklin and Brentwood.


See which 4 retailers are now open or coming soon at the CoolSprings Galleria

A number of retailers have opened at the CoolSprings Galleria in Franklin in recent weeks.

Holiday Magic on Main to kick off Nov. 27 in Franklin

In partnership with the city of Franklin and Visit Franklin, the Heritage Foundation of Williamson County and the Downtown Franklin Association announced Nov. 11 that Holiday Magic on Main will kick off the holiday season with new events in downtown Franklin.

Body Sugar Boutique coming soon to Mayfield Drive in Franklin

Body Sugar Boutique is slated to open in mid-November at 330 Mayfield Drive, Ste. 202, Franklin.


New ALDI location now open in Brentwood

A new ALDI location opened in Brentwood at 1701 Mallory Lane, Brentwood, on Nov. 12.


Vanderbilt data shows Tennessee counties with mask mandates have lower COVID-19 death rates

New data released Nov. 10 from Vanderbilt University Medical Center shows counties inn Tennessee with mask mandates have lower coronavirus-related death rates than counties without mask mandates.

Wendy Sturges contributed to this report.