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E&B coffee shop to open Saturday in Historic Nolensville

By RACHAEL LONG / Photos by Rachael Long After months of planning and renovation, Erin and Bethany McAtee of E&B Coffee Roasters are ready to open their doors in Nolensville. Erin and Bethany McAtee pose for a photo inside their soon-to-be coffee shop, E&B Coffee Roasters, on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, in Nolensville, Tenn.

By | 2019-03-01T19:46:07+00:00 March 1st, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured, Nolensville|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on E&B coffee shop to open Saturday in Historic Nolensville

Former Brentwood CEO returned to Nashville, faces charges in multi-million dollar investment scheme

By RACHAEL LONG A former Brentwood CEO appeared before a U.S. Magistrate in Nashville Monday after his capture in Jacksonville, Florida earlier this month, according to U.S. Attorney Don Cochran. Cochran, for the Middle District of Tennessee, said in a press release that George David George of Franklin faces several charges, many dating back to

By | 2019-01-30T19:53:12+00:00 January 30th, 2019|Categories: Brentwood, BW-News, Featured, More News|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Former Brentwood CEO returned to Nashville, faces charges in multi-million dollar investment scheme

Williamson County businesses say hiring people with disabilities improves workplace culture, employment rate

PHOTO: Seth Jackson and Maddie Wolfe, who attended Williamson County Schools, work at a Tazikis restaurant in Williamson County in 2017. / WCS InFocus By MATT BLOIS Representatives from several Williamson County companies say that hiring people with disabilities makes the world a better place, but also helps their bottom line. Williamson Inc. hosted an event

By | 2019-01-30T00:48:15+00:00 January 30th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP, More News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Williamson County businesses say hiring people with disabilities improves workplace culture, employment rate

General Motors CEO announces additional $22 million for Spring Hill plant during Cadillac XT6 reveal

PHOTO: The new Cadillac XT6 being driven up to the stage during its unveiling Thursday in Spring Hill./ / Photo by Alexander Willis By ALEXANDER WILLIS General Motors officially unveiled the new Cadillac XT6 Thursday during a reveal celebration at the General Motors plant in Spring Hill, where CEO of the company Mary Barra announced

By | 2019-01-24T23:49:08+00:00 January 25th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP, More News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on General Motors CEO announces additional $22 million for Spring Hill plant during Cadillac XT6 reveal

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

Mignon’s manager to open new boutique Aly & Sy with ‘Brentwood feel’

By RACHAEL LONG / Photos by Rachael Long Those saddened by the news of Mignon’s & Urban Hillbilly retirement closing are in for some good news. Mignon’s longtime store manager Alyssa Coffman says she’s opening a new boutique in the same location, called Aly & Sy. Named after her 12-year old daughter, Sy, Coffman said

By | 2019-01-16T20:13:49+00:00 January 16th, 2019|Categories: BW-News, Featured|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Mignon’s manager to open new boutique Aly & Sy with ‘Brentwood feel’

PGM Properties buys 17-acres in Nolensville for Burkitt Commons Phase II

By RACHAEL LONG More development is coming to the Nolensville area, after PGM Properties recently announced its acquisition of a 17-acre tract near the corner of Burkitt Road and Nolensville Pike, just north of town. Director of property management for PGM Diane Adcock said the land will be near the company’s existing 36,500 square-foot retail

By | 2019-01-09T20:42:17+00:00 January 10th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, BW-Real-Estate, Featured, Nolensville|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on PGM Properties buys 17-acres in Nolensville for Burkitt Commons Phase II

Sunday wine sales to begin Jan. 6 in Tennessee grocery stores

By BLAKE STEWART For the first time in state history, Tennessee residents will be able to purchase wine while grocery shopping on Sunday. Earlier in the year, Gov. Bill Haslam signed a bill to allow wine and liquor sales on Sunday. Since April, liquor stores have been able to be open seven days a week,

By | 2018-12-31T03:08:33+00:00 December 31st, 2018|Categories: BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP, More News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Sunday wine sales to begin Jan. 6 in Tennessee grocery stores

Five things a money manager wants you to know about college savings

By MATT BLOIS This fall, students from all over Williamson County packed clothes into trash bags, filled a milk crate full of books and drove off to college, leaving their crying parents behind. It’s a time-honored tradition—one that involves multiple trips to Target and teaching teenagers how to wash their laundry. It also requires a

By | 2018-09-10T01:23:58+00:00 September 10th, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-Money, BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP, More News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Five things a money manager wants you to know about college savings

Gender pay gap is markedly bigger in Williamson County than the rest of Tennessee

By MATT BLOIS Women in Williamson County make far less money than men do. According to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau in 2016, a typical adult woman working full time makes 63 percent as much as an adult man working full time. Women make less money than men in almost every

By | 2018-07-19T14:00:47+00:00 July 19th, 2018|Categories: BW-Money, BW-News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Gender pay gap is markedly bigger in Williamson County than the rest of Tennessee