Upcoming: Williamson Inc.'s State of the County will address economic updates

County Mayor Rogers Anderson will give his 17th State of the County address at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 24.

Business leaders and other guests will be on hand to hear the latest updates on county news, including the recently passed 2019-20 budget, which included a property tax raise. Other expected topics in Anderson's speech include the indicators of economic health of Williamson County: financial health, education, public safety, transportation, job growth, employment and capital investments, according to Williamson Inc.

Tickets to the event, which is put on by Williamson Inc., cost $75 for individuals or $1,500 to sponsor a table. Click here to register.


Early voting began Feb. 18 in the 2020 Tennessee primary. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
2.7% of voters in Williamson County cast ballots during early voting as of Feb. 19

Voters have begun turning in their ballots ahead of the March 3 election day.

The Classical Academy of Franklin merges with The Pasture Pre-School

The Classical Academy, a Christian PreK-12 private school, will welcome former students of The Pasture Pre-School.

Franklin Special School District was selected to participate in a grant program to improve school lunches. (Courtesy Fotolia)
Franklin Special School District selected for grant program to improve school meals

The program aims to focus on from-scratch meals instead of processed foods.

Urban Air Trampoline and Adventure Park is now open. (Courtesy Urban Air Trampoline and Adventure Park)
Urban Air Adventure Park now open in Cool Springs

The recreation center is located on Galleria Boulevard.

Franklin Special School District
Freedom Middle School to honor African American role models

The student award winner will be announced Feb. 28.

Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines to relocate operations center to Williamson County

The airline is expected to bring nearly 350 jobs to the region.

Mainstream Boutique
Women's clothing store Mainstream Boutique opens in Franklin

The women’s boutique offers clothing and accessories marketed towards a broad range of women.

Crumbl Cookies
Crumbl Cookies now open in Franklin

Crumbl Cookies opened in Cool Springs on Feb. 13.

Chick-fil-A to open new Berry Farms location Feb. 19

The fast-food fried chicken eatery offers its signature sandwiches, nuggets, milkshakes, dipping sauces and waffle fries.

Early voting for the March 3 primary election begins Feb. 12 in Williamson County. (Dylan Skye Aycock/Community Impact Newspaper)
Early voting for March primary election begins Feb. 12 in Williamson County

Early voting in Williamson County begins Feb. 12. Here's what to expect.

bike lane
Brentwood to hold public information meeting on Granny White Pike bike lanes

The city of Brentwood is seeking public feedback on the addition of bike lanes to Granny White Pike.

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