The Cat Shoppe now open in Green Hills in Nashville

The Cat Shoppe, a cat supplies store in Green Hills, opened Dec. 4 at 2209 Abbott Martin Road, Ste. 120, Nashville, according to the shop's owner. The store offers cat foods, interactive toys and treats for both cats and humans as well as a selection of gift items and home decor. The Cat Shoppe, which is located on the ground level of Green Hills Apartment, does not currently have cats available for adoption. 615-297-7877. www.thecatshoppe-nashville.com


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Hill Center Brentwood marked the completion of Phase 2 on Sept. 22. (Courtesy H.G. Hill Co., Gray Public Relations)
Phase 2 now complete in Hill Center Brentwood

The mixed-use center marked the completion of Phase 2 with the opening of the new AC Hotel Brentwood.

The city of Franklin will host a series of meetings this week regarding the city's Urban Growth Boundary. (Wendy Sturges/Community Impact Newspaper)
Franklin to host community meetings on urban growth boundaries

The Franklin Urban Growth Boundary, more commonly known as the UGB, determines areas around the city that may be annexed in the future as the population grows.

The boutique is now open in Franklin. (Courtesy CTGrace)
CTGrace now open in Franklin

The boutique is now open in downtown Franklin.

The Pfizer vaccine received FDA approval Aug. 23. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Pfizer vaccine receives FDA approval

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for individuals 16 years of age and older. Moving forward, the vaccine will be marketed as Comirnaty.

The company offers mini golf rentals. (Photos courtesy Games To Go Nashville)
Games To Go Nashville offers golf course, yard games for rent

Games To Go Nashville offers games created by Hunnicutt himself including “Yardzee,” an oversized version of Yahtzee, and Soccer Pool, a billiards game using a large court and colored soccer balls.

Franklin Special School District operates eight schools within the city of Franklin. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Franklin Special School District to hold special-called meeting Aug. 20 regarding masks in schools

The announcement comes just a few days after Gov. Bill Lee issued an executive order that allows parents to have their children opt out of local mask requirements. 

Williamson County Schools is continuing to track local case numbers. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
More than 300 COVID-19 cases reported in Williamson County Schools

According to numbers released by the district Aug. 17, 276 students and 47 staff members are in isolation with a confirmed positive case. 

The executive order will allow parents to opt out of local mask mandates. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Gov. Bill Lee to sign executive order allowing parents to opt out of school mask mandates; Tennessee General Assembly will not hold special session

Gov. Bill Lee said parents will be able to decide whether their children can opt out of local mask requirements.

Tennessee Speaker of the House Cameron Sexton (R-Crossville) has called for a special session of the General Assembly. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Tennessee legislators call for special session to block local COVID-19 mandates

The session would address the ability of local boards to make decisions related to COVID-19 and calls for paid leave for teachers.

Dozens of residents attended a special-called Williamson County Schools Board of Education meeting Aug. 10. (Wendy Sturges/Community Impact Newspaper)
Williamson County Schools approves mask requirement for elementary students and staff

After nearly four hours of debate, the board approved the mask requirement in a 7-3 vote.

Masks will be highly encouraged for students at the start of the 2021-22 school year. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Masks, quarantines and vaccines: What to know about 2021-22 safety guidelines for Williamson County Schools

Masks will not be required but will continue to be encouraged as COVID-19 cases rise locally.

The Centers for Disease Control released new guidance on in-person instruction for K-12 grade schools on March 19. (Courtesy Pexels)
CDC loosens guidelines on social distancing in schools

The updated guidance recommends students maintain 3 feet of social distancing in classrooms while wearing masks.