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County Commission approves $18 million for administration complex improvements, construction beginning in February

By ALEXANDER WILLIS Major improvements to the Williamson County Administration Complex, along with ten other county facilities such as the Longview Rec Center in Spring Hill and the Brentwood Indoor Sports Complex, will begin in February. At their Tuesday night meeting, the Williamson County Commission voted unanimously to approve the spending of nearly $18 million

By | 2019-01-18T04:14:19+00:00 January 18th, 2019|Categories: BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP, More News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on County Commission approves $18 million for administration complex improvements, construction beginning in February

Over 200 workers expected to transfer to Spring Hill GM plant following Cadillac XT6 announcement

BY ALEXANDER WILLIS Well over 200 workers are expected to join the ranks of the Spring Hill General Motors plant staff following the announcement that the first-ever electric Cadillac, the Cadillac XT6 SUV, will be manufactured in the city. “I would say that it’s going to well exceed 200 people … we’re very thrilled,” said

By | 2019-01-14T20:28:40+00:00 January 14th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP|Comments Off on Over 200 workers expected to transfer to Spring Hill GM plant following Cadillac XT6 announcement

Developer Encompass Land Group proposes roundabout on Critz Lane in Thompson’s Station, pledges $400,000 towards project

By ALEXANDER WILLIS Ryan Manners of Encompass Land Group proposed a plan Thursday night to Thompson’s Station town staff that would see a roundabout constructed on Critz Lane and Paddock Park Drive. All development along Critz Lane has been halted since June of 2018 after serious safety and traffic concerns were raised by town officials.

By | 2019-01-04T19:57:46+00:00 January 4th, 2019|Categories: BW-News, BW-Real-Estate, Featured - SHHP, More News|Comments Off on Developer Encompass Land Group proposes roundabout on Critz Lane in Thompson’s Station, pledges $400,000 towards project

Spring Hill automotive parts manufacturer Faurecia to hold hiring event next week

BY ALEXANDER WILLIS Automotive parts manufacturer Faurecia, formerly known as “project field of dreams,” will be holding a hiring event on Tuesday, January 8, at the Northfield Workforce Development Center in Spring Hill. Described by Faurecia as a job fair but for just one company, the event will feature multiple job openings for both hourly

By | 2019-01-03T18:55:23+00:00 January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP|Comments Off on Spring Hill automotive parts manufacturer Faurecia to hold hiring event next week

Population in Spring Hill and Thompson’s Station area fastest growing in the state

BY ALEXANDER WILLIS The Spring Hill and Thompson’s Station area is now the fastest growing area in terms of population in the entire state, according to new census data analyzed by the University of Tennessee, growing by 6,190 residents from 2012 to 2017. The next fastest growing area is Murfreesboro, with a population growth of

By | 2018-12-10T21:09:06+00:00 December 10th, 2018|Categories: Featured, Featured - SHHP, More News|Comments Off on Population in Spring Hill and Thompson’s Station area fastest growing in the state

Spring Hill UAW Chair says local GM plant is "blessed," but plant closures, layoffs elsewhere are "devastating"

BY ALEXANDER WILLIS Mike Herron, chairman of the Spring Hill chapter of the United Automobile Workers (UAW)  said GM workers in Spring Hill, spared by Monday's announcement by the company of layoffs and plant closures, are "very blessed" to have what they do, and that their mission will be to continue to stay on task and

By | 2018-11-27T19:04:13+00:00 November 27th, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured, Featured - BVHP, Featured - SHHP, Featured-WS|Comments Off on Spring Hill UAW Chair says local GM plant is "blessed," but plant closures, layoffs elsewhere are "devastating"

New Workforce Academy at Spring Hill High prepares students to find and hold good jobs

PHOTO: Spring Hill High School students learning the basics of interviewing on Wednesday morning // Photo by Alexander Willis By ALEXANDER WILLIS Spring Hill High School’s new Workforce Academy, which held its first weekly class in mid-October, is set on equipping students with the knowledge and know how required to attain, maintain, and excel at

By | 2018-11-01T18:30:01+00:00 November 1st, 2018|Categories: BW-News, Featured - SHHP, Schools|Comments Off on New Workforce Academy at Spring Hill High prepares students to find and hold good jobs

Farm dedicated to aiding those with disabilities a dream for one Spring Hill couple

PHOTO: Craig Midgett and his daughter Clara walking "Donny" the goat. BY ALEXANDER WILLIS Spring Hill residents Anara and Craig Midgett have opened their homestead up to the community for a free fall photo op, with much bigger aspirations for helping the community planned for the future: Anara and Craig hope to eventually own their own

By | 2018-10-15T19:06:40+00:00 October 15th, 2018|Categories: BW-News, Community, Featured, Featured - SHHP|Comments Off on Farm dedicated to aiding those with disabilities a dream for one Spring Hill couple

Tollgate Village development in Thompson’s Station continues at a healthy pace

ABOVE: Development documents for the most recent phase of the Tollgate Village subdivision // Photo courtesy of the town of Thompson's Station   BY ALEXANDER WILLIS PHOTO: The location of the 70 residential lot development in Tollgate Village // Photo courtesy of the town of Thompson's Station The development of Tollgate Village in

By | 2018-09-26T15:06:56+00:00 September 26th, 2018|Categories: BW-News, BW-Real-Estate, Featured - SHHP, More News|Comments Off on Tollgate Village development in Thompson’s Station continues at a healthy pace

New office and warehouse building among latest development in Spring Hill

PHOTO: A sketch plan of the proposed office/warehouse building by Saturn Parkway // Photo courtesy of the city of Spring Hill   By ALEXANDER WILLIS Following the passing of the unified development code last month, all new development must adhere to the city’s newly updated codes, which city staff has said will bring about more

By | 2018-09-25T19:04:23+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Categories: BW-News, BW-Real-Estate, Featured - SHHP, More News|Comments Off on New office and warehouse building among latest development in Spring Hill