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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

Gift card scammers have stolen 44% more from Tennesseans in 2018, compared to 2017

TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND INSURANCE Tennesseans lost nearly $1 million – over $943,000 – through prepaid gift card scams in 2018, which is a 44 % increase compared to 2017, according to the Federal Trade Commission's Consumer Sentinel Network. Scammers in 2017 stole $653,709 from consumers, the agency reported. While family, friends, and co-workers may

By | 2018-12-10T19:50:04+00:00 December 10th, 2018|Categories: BW-News, Featured, Featured - BVHP, Featured - SHHP, More News, STYLE - NEED TO KNOW|Comments Off on Gift card scammers have stolen 44% more from Tennesseans in 2018, compared to 2017

United Ways of Williamson and Metro Nashville in talks toward merging

ABOVE: Volunteers for the United Way of Williamson County pack Thanksgiving dinner supplies in cars and trucks for delivery during their Full Tummies, Warm Hearts drive this past Thanksgiving week. // FILE   Staff Reports United Ways of Metropolitan Nashville and Williamson County are exploring opportunities -- including a potential merger -- to come together and

By | 2018-12-07T20:15:28+00:00 December 7th, 2018|Categories: BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP, More News|Comments Off on United Ways of Williamson and Metro Nashville in talks toward merging

Focus on computer science, coding, builds student interest from Kindergarten to career

By MELISSA HAMBRICK Williamson County students and students from all over the world this week have been celebrating the 112th birthday of a woman they may not have ever heard of, but who influences their daily lives and might even shape their futures. Computer Science Education Week is held annually in recognition of the birthday of Admiral

By | 2018-12-05T18:08:32+00:00 December 5th, 2018|Categories: BW-News, BW-Tech, Featured, Featured - SHHP, Schools|Comments Off on Focus on computer science, coding, builds student interest from Kindergarten to career

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"

GM’s upcoming cuts, closures spare Spring Hill

NashvillePost.com General Motors executives announced Monday they plan to save $6 billion by the end of 2020 by laying off of up to 14,000 manufacturing and white-collar jobs. The move includes ending production at five U.S. factories, but the company’s large Spring Hill assembly and engine plants are not among them. In a statement, GM

By | 2018-11-26T20:45:17+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured - SHHP|Comments Off on GM’s upcoming cuts, closures spare Spring Hill

State of the Chamber celebration on Dec. 6 is open to members, non-members

The Spring Hill Chamber of Commerce December Member Luncheon will feature the annual State of the Chamber celebration. The gathering will focus on how the Spring Hill Chamber is carrying out the mission of positively influencing the local business culture to create a better Spring Hill. The luncheon meeting is from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. on

By | 2018-11-26T18:28:09+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured - SHHP|Comments Off on State of the Chamber celebration on Dec. 6 is open to members, non-members

Counties with lowest unemployment held steady, counties with highest got worse

TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT The majority of Tennessee’s counties experienced a drop in unemployment, or their rates remained the same, according to the October 2018 statistics released Wednesday by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD). Unemployment rates dropped in 26 Tennessee counties and remained the same in 36 counties

By | 2018-11-23T18:08:23+00:00 November 23rd, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured, Featured - BVHP, Featured - SHHP|Comments Off on Counties with lowest unemployment held steady, counties with highest got worse

Best-selling author Donna VanLiere shares hope in 10th Christmas novel, "The Christmas Star"

By MELISSA HAMBRICK If Christian/pop music recording artist Amy Grant is our area’s resident Christmas queen, then certainly Donna VanLiere resides in her literary court. The Christmas Star is the Franklin resident’s latest novel, the tenth holiday book in a row for the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author. And like Grant, it all started

By | 2018-11-22T19:23:52+00:00 November 23rd, 2018|Categories: BW-News, Featured, Featured - BVHP, Featured - SHHP, WillCo Arts|Comments Off on Best-selling author Donna VanLiere shares hope in 10th Christmas novel, "The Christmas Star"

Summit, Franklin High students’ business ideas win top honors at Global Entrepreneurship Week

ABOVE: Summit High School student Ally Losey, left, explains her Singulier Clothing Company idea Nov. 14 during the High School Entrepreneurship Fair in the Student Union Ballroom as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week at MTSU. Losey won first place overall at the fair, which allowed high school students to showcase their business plans and ideas with

By | 2018-11-21T23:06:50+00:00 November 21st, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP, Schools|Comments Off on Summit, Franklin High students’ business ideas win top honors at Global Entrepreneurship Week