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Spring Hill GM workers compromise with law enforcement on blocking truck access to plant

PHOTO: Protesters block a truck trying to access the Spring Hill General Motors plant on Thursday. / Photo by Alexander Willis By ALEXANDER WILLIS As the nationwide strike of tens of thousands of auto workers entered its fourth day on Thursday, protesters at the Spring Hill General Motors (GM) plant came to a compromise with

Maury County mayor stands with plant workers on strike after GM cuts healthcare

PHOTO: Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles (left) stands next to General Motors employee Dennis Urbania (center) and Spring Hill UAW Chair Mike Herron (right) in support on Wednesday. / Photo by Alexander Willis By ALEXANDER WILLIS The General Motors (GM) strike officially entered its third day on Wednesday, with thousands of workers employed at the

Spring Hill GM workers prepared to strike for “as long as it takes”

PHOTO: Drivers honk as General Motors workers protest alongside U.S. 31 Monday morning. / Photo by Alexander Willis BY ALEXANDER WILLIS Spring Hill’s General Motors plant, which sits just off of U.S. 31 and employs roughly 3,800 people, was mostly empty Monday morning — its assembly lines frozen still. The reason? The workers who would

By | 2019-09-16T13:01:59-05:00 September 16th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Featured - SHHP, Featured-WS, More News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Spring Hill General Motors workers to strike Sunday night in first national auto strike in more than 10 years

PHOTO: The roughly 3,800 workers at the Spring Hill General Motors plant plan to strike Sunday night at midnight. / Photo by Alexander Willis BY ALEXANDER WILLIS Following a failed negotiation Sunday morning between the United Automobile Workers (UAW) labor union and General Motors representatives in Detroit, Mich., UAW workers nationwide — including those at

Dave Ramsey unveils new headquarters in Franklin alongside Gov. Bill Lee

PHOTO: Dave Ramsey celebrates alongside Gov. Bill Lee on Friday after having just cut the ceremonial ribbon, officially opening Ramsey Solutions' new headquarters in Franklin. / Photo by Alexander Willis BY ALEXANDER WILLIS In 2015, Ramsey Solutions, the personal finance company, purchased 47 acres of land just off I-65 in south Franklin with the goal

Comprehensive Pain Specialists co-conspirator gets four years in kickback case

By KARA HARTNETT This story was first published by our sister paper the Nashville Post. Former medical equipment company owner Brenda Montgomery has been sentenced to 42 months in federal prison for her participation in a $4.6 million Medicare kickback scheme alongside former Brentwood-based Comprehensive Pain Specialists CEO John Davis. On top of the prison

Funeral and memorial arrangements announced for Boyce Magli

By MATT MASTERS Funeral arrangements have been announced for longtime Williamson County businessman Boyce Magli, who died unexpectedly while bird hunting in Argentina on Aug. 8. “Hunting with friends was one of his passions. He was only 76 years old and has left us too soon,” Boyce’s brother Tom Magli said in an email. Public

Chris Hogan of Dave Ramsey fame speaks on leadership in Spring Hill

PHOTO: Chris Hogan breaks down 'the four C's' of leadership Tuesday at the UAW Hall in Spring Hill. / Photo by Alexander Willis By ALEXANDER WILLIS Best-selling author, personal finance expert and Spring Hill resident Chris Hogan was the featured guest Tuesday during the Spring Hill Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon, with Hogan breaking down

By | 2019-07-30T22:54:10-05:00 July 30th, 2019|Categories: BW-News, Featured, Featured - BVHP, Featured - SHHP, More News|0 Comments

Mitsubishi announcement comes amid ribbon cuttings and optimism

Governor and Williamson Inc. both played a role in Mitsubishi’s decision to relocated to Franklin By MATT BLOIS, JOHN MCBRYDE and ALEXANDER WILLIS After his second ribbon cutting of the day and an announcement that Japanese auto maker Mitsubishi is moving its North American headquarters from California to Franklin, Mayor Ken Moore reacted with understatement.

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New Franklin Transit Authority app aims to make it easier to get around town

By JOHN McBRYDE Franklin Mayor Ken Moore announced at the Williamson, Inc. Transportation Summit on Thursday that the Franklin Transit Authority has released a new app that users can download immediately to help make taking the bus in Franklin a more efficient process. Franklin Mayor Ken Moore announced news about the Franklin Transit app

By | 2019-06-06T19:36:25-05:00 June 6th, 2019|Categories: BW-News, More News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on New Franklin Transit Authority app aims to make it easier to get around town