Franklin - Brentwood

Stay informed about the latest local news in Franklin and Brentwood, including transportation and development headlines, information on new businesses, and updates from Williamson County Schools and local government entities.

11:51 PM Jun 20, 2022 CDT

Cloverland Park Senior Living to celebrate grand opening June 23 in Brentwood

The new senior living facility includes 116 studio and one- and two-bedroom apartments.


7:15 PM Jun 20, 2022 CDT

Franklin Movies in the Park running Fridays in June and July

See movies under the stars in Franklin this summer.


The Find reopening its doors for business in Franklin

The Find is located inside the Franklin Factory.



Brentwood temporarily bans burn permits

The city of Brentwood is working to ensure the safety of its residents as the heat of summer arrives by placing a temporary ban on burn permits.


Q&A: NAMI Central Texas program director speaks on pandemic and mental health

Rebecca Farrell sat down with Community Impact Newspaper to discuss the effects the pandemic had on mental illness across the country.


Mental health continues to be top priority according to Williamson County assessment of health needs

The collaborative effort aims to mobilize resources and spur wellness initiatives.


Made in TN holds June 14 grand opening of larger Franklin location

The store is co-owned by Ilex and Sarah Pounders, long-time Nashville residents.



Franklin Road improvements and streetscape project work to wrap up in fall 2022

A downtown streetscape project on Franklin Road is nearing completion.


Williamson County Animal Center touts expanded youth programs, to host reading June 30

The Williamson County Animal Center is expanding its youth programs in its new larger facility.


Heritage Foundation of Williamson County submits revamped Franklin Grove plan

The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County has retooled its proposal for a 5-acre historic property.


WIld Sage Studio now open in Franklin

A new spa focusing on both skin treatments and hair styling is now open on Mallory Lane.



Franklin Special School District marks completion of new performing arts center, gymnasium

A new $16 million performing arts center will provide a districtwide space for actors, musicians and other performers in the district.


Purple Butterfly Children's Boutique thrives in downtown Franklin

A downtown boutique started in 2017 offers free monogramming on most items it sells.


Lane closures and detours in effect June 9-10 at Mack Hatcher Parkway and Hillsboro Road

Check out some information about Mack Hatcher Parkway road work June 9 and 10.


State Rep. Sam Whitson secures $50K for Franklin's High Hopes Development Center

The High Hopes Development Center will receive state funding for operations and programming.



The Sapphire Suite to hold grand opening June 16 in Franklin

A membership-only coworking space for women is opening in Cool Springs.


Care Nashville, a new functional medicine and wellness clinic, is now open

A new functional medicine and wellness clinic in Brentwood touts its personalized care.


Educational Media Foundation breaks ground on Franklin world headquarters

The company has more than 1,000 signals in 50 states and weekly listeners of 18 million, according to the announcement.


Gov. Bill Lee signs executive order to enhance school safety

The governor has signed an executive order calling for local school districts and law enforcement to re-examine school security.




Onyx & Alabaster celebrating first anniversary on Franklin Public Square

The business also operates a coffee lounge attached to its home decor retail store.


Renovation of Grand Hall at The Factory at Franklin to begin in June

The developer plans to finish the Grand Hall renovation by early 2023.


New Mitsubishi dealership expected to open in Cool Springs in August

The dealership will be the first for Mitsubishi in Williamson County.