Middle Tennesseans interested in Franklin's renewal application of its permit to withdraw water from the Harpeth River have until Nov. 3 to submit their pro or con comments to the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation.
Papa John's Pizza employee Gordon Schaffer, 22, was killed Monday night in the course of a two-man armed robbery at the restaurant at 1902 Shady Brook Street in Columbia, according to a news release from the Columbia Police Department.
Loy and Cathy Hardcastle opened up their historic downtown Franklin home to the volunteer staff of this year's Wine Down Main Street festival benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Middle Tennessee.
A total of 7,985 votes have been cast in Williamson County a week into early voting for the state and municipal general elections on Nov. 4.
Governor Bill Haslam's Tennessee Promise initiative to ensure that students enroll and succeed in college has developed a new facet of the program: getting the Mayor of Williamson County and the City Mayors to act as mentors for students in the program.