In Case Y’all Missed It: 10 Top Stories of the Week

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Last week, the biggest headline was the winter weather event; however, here are some of our other top stories from the week:

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1Dave Ramsey’s Franklin Home For Sale

Dave Ramsey has listed his Franklin home for over $15 million. Read More.

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2Franklin Aldermen Approve Wine Permit for New Trader Joe’s Store

Franklin BOMA, on Tuesday night, unanimously approved a wine permit for a Trader Joe’s store, to be located at 545 Cool Springs Blvd, Suite 115, the former spot of an Off Broadway store. Read More.

3POLL: Should the County-Wide Mask Mandate be Extended?

The county-wide mask mandate expired Feb 27 at 11:59pm. What do you think? Do you think the mask mandate should have been extended? Read More.

4TobyMac Releases New Video Filmed in Downtown Franklin

TobyMac just released his first single of 2021 titled “Help is on the Way.” Along with the release of the single was the release of a music video filmed in downtown Franklin featuring his son, Judah McKeehan. Read More.

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5Williamson County Coronavirus Case Count

Here is a look at the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Williamson County, Tennessee. Read More.

6Brownland Farm Development Plans Discussed with Community

Community members called the plans for the proposed Brownland Farm Community development “well thought out” at a recent neighborhood presentation by Kevin Estes of Gamble Design Collaborative. Estes stated that the development will be a conservation subdivision that will be designed to incorporate more than 40 acres of trees and 60% of the current floodplain undeveloped. Read More.

7Steamboys to Open New Nolensville Location Soon

Steamboys, a Chinese comfort food eatery, will open in Nolensville. This is Steamboys third location. Read More.

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8Kimberly Williams Paisley & Kevin Nealon Make Short Film in Downtown Franklin

Kimberly Williams Paisley, Kevin Nealon (“Man with a Plan” and former SNL cast member) and actress Susan Yeagley shared a short film titled “When Val met Todd” that they shot in downtown Franklin. Read More.

9Columbia Resident Gets ‘Golden Ticket’ on American Idol

Cassandra Coleman, of Columbia, won a golden ticket to Hollywood on the latest episode of American Idol. Read More

10Mayor Ken Moore Issues Statement Regarding Expiration of Mask Mandate

Effective 11:59 p.m. on February 27, 2021 Williamson County’s county-wide mask/facial covering mandate will expire. Read More.