Read the most popular stories from the past week from the Franklin and Brentwood areas.

Q&A: Getting the COVID-19 vaccine in Williamson County—wait times, second doses, waitlists and more

Many residents have had questions in recent weeks regarding the coronavirus vaccine as the Tennessee Department of Health continues its phased rollout of the Pfizer BioNTech and Moderna versions of the vaccines.

Williamson County COVID-19 vaccine waitlist will open to residents age 70 and older

Williamson County residents age 70 and up can begin signing up for the COVID-19 vaccine beginning Feb. 2, according to the Williamson County Emergency Management Agency.



Farm Fresh Vintage on Columbia Avenue now The Blue Cardinal

Fresh Farm Vintage, located at 1911 Columbia Ave., Franklin, announced in November it has rebranded to become The Blue Cardinal.

Williamson County Schools receives approval for future teacher vaccinations

When Williamson County moves to Phase 1B of its COVID-19 Vaccination Plan, Williamson County Schools will be a distributor for the vaccine, according to a Feb. 2 announcement from the district.


Active COVID-19 cases in Williamson County down by 46% so far in 2021

The number of active cases of the coronavirus has been on the decline in Williamson County in recent weeks, falling to pre-holiday season levels, according to data from the Tennessee Department of Health.

Wendy Sturges contributed to this report.