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FPD asking community to be on the lookout for missing teenage boy

Franklin Police are asking the public to be on the lookout for a missing teenage boy last seen in the Cool Springs area over the weekend. 

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Tuesday 11/24/2015
County education committee approves $7.4 million for land for new Thompson's Station school
Updated: November 24, 2015 - 5:00 pm

The Williamson County Commission Education Committee voted Monday to unanimously approve $7.4 million for the purchase of land and site work for a new K-8 school in Thompson’s Station.

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Williamson, Inc. encourages public to ‘Think Big, Shop Small’ on Small Business Saturday
Updated: November 24, 2015 - 5:21 pm

First there was Black Friday, then came Cyber Monday and now shoppers have another reason to shop 'til they drop: Small Business Saturday.

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Monday 11/23/2015
FPD investigating string of car burglaries in two gated Franklin apartment complexes
Updated: November 23, 2015 - 10:42 am

Franklin Police are investigating an unprecedented number of auto burglaries that occurred in two gated apartment communities early Monday morning.

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Sunday 11/22/2015
Community lends support to family of seven after devastating house fire
Updated: November 23, 2015 - 12:40 pm

After a devastating house fire in the Riverview Park subdivision left the Thorne family of Franklin displaced, the community has raised more than $27,000 to help the family start to rebuild their lives.

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Friday 11/20/2015
WCS, MTSU partner to offer college credit for high schoolers
Updated: November 21, 2015 - 8:43 am

The ink has dried after Middle Tennessee State University president Sidney A. McPhee and Charles Farmer, Williamson County Schools assistant superintendent of secondary schools, signed an agreement Thursday solidifying a partnership that will allow high school students to take advanced classes for college credit. 

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New WCAR president talks affordable housing, traffic
Updated: November 21, 2015 - 8:46 am

On Thursday at the Installation of Officers and Directors and Recognition Celebration at The Barn at Homestead Manor in Thompson’s Station, the Williamson County Association of Realtors chose its 12 new board of directors for 2016.

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Spring Hill approves newly updated Comprehensive Plan
Updated: November 24, 2015 - 6:50 am

The Spring Hill Board of Mayor and Aldermen recently approved what is now seen as the city’s most important planning document – the Spring Hill Rising 2040: Comprehensive Plan.

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State economic commissioner says best times in Tennessee are reflected in Williamson County
Updated: November 20, 2015 - 3:53 pm

According to Randy Boyd, commissioner of Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development, “today is the best time in the history of Tennessee.”

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Thursday 11/19/2015
School board member's petition says social studies testing infringes on religious beliefs
Updated: November 19, 2015 - 10:44 pm

School board member Susan Curlee, of District 12, has started a petition calling to “stop mandatory TNReady social studies testing infringing religious beliefs.” 

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Del Webb to open its second active senior community in Spring Hill
Updated: November 24, 2015 - 8:55 am

Del Webb will construct its second active senior community in the state of Tennessee, Southern Springs by Del Webb, in Spring Hill with a groundbreaking expected for January.

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Williamson County Emergency Management receives national accreditation
Updated: November 19, 2015 - 8:14 am

The Williamson County Emergency Management program that works directly with all county and city agencies and departments recently received national recognition.

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WCS principal goes before judge after DUI charge
Updated: November 19, 2015 - 8:12 am

Williamson County Schools Independence High School principal Todd Campbell appeared Wednesday before Judge Michael Mondelli in Davidson County Criminal Court after being charged with Driving Under the Influence last month (DUI-2nd Offense).

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Habitat for Humanity finding it hard to afford Williamson County
Updated: November 19, 2015 - 4:43 pm

As Habitat for Humanity Williamson–Maury County prepares to dedicate its 200th home Saturday, it is evaluating plans for future affordable homes in Williamson County, said Jennee Galland, director of communications.

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Wednesday 11/18/2015
THDA taps Spring Hill for $375,000 housing grant
Updated: November 18, 2015 - 5:57 pm

Spring Hill Mayor Rick Graham has secured a $375,000 HOME grant from the Tennessee Housing Development Agency to repair substandard homes for as many as 10 households of low income in Spring Hill.

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Crime couple distracts, victimizes shopping senior citizens
Updated: November 18, 2015 - 5:53 pm

Detectives in Franklin are seeking help to identify a man and woman suspected of stealing wallets and credit cards in Cool Springs and later using the cards in Spring Hill.

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FSSD shines at TSBA convention as top school board in state
Updated: November 19, 2015 - 8:15 am

The Franklin Special School District Board of Education, collectively and individually, picked up the highest awards given at the annual state conference of its professional association on Monday, Nov. 16.

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SunTrust CEO talks to Brentwood Noon Rotary about leading a purpose-driven business
Updated: November 18, 2015 - 10:54 am

William H. Rogers, Jr., chairman and national CEO of SunTrust Banks, Inc. delivered a speech to Brentwood Noon Rotary during the group’s meeting at the Tennessee Baptist Children’s Home last week about leading a "Purpose-Driven Business" built on teamwork, staying client-focused and giving back to the community.

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Tuesday 11/17/2015
Page High School teacher resigns after investigation into making of parody math video
Updated: November 19, 2015 - 8:15 am

A Williamson County Schools math teacher at Page High School has resigned after being suspended without pay pending an investigation into multiple violations of district policies, regarding the making of an unauthorized parody video for a math class.

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FSSD board votes to take action against tenured teacher
Updated: November 17, 2015 - 5:38 pm

The Franklin Special School District Board of Education held a special called meeting Monday night to bring personnel action against a tenured teacher. FSSD Director of Schools Dr. David Snowden presented charges for the dismissal of Nedra Finney, a tenured special education teacher at Freedom Intermediate School.

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Dallas Downs removed from rezoning plan, though growth continues
Updated: November 18, 2015 - 8:26 pm

The Williamson County Board of Education voted 8-4 to remove the subdivision Dallas Downs from rezoning plans that would help relieve overcrowded Oak View Elementary in Franklin.

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