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Williamson County legislators describe vouchers as an experiment to improve schools and a Trump initiative

By MATT BLOIS After voting in favor of a school voucher program, part of Williamson County’s legislative delegation described the program as a temporary experiment and Trump initiative. The state House passed a bill to set up a school voucher program by a vote of 50-48 on Tuesday, and the Senate passed a similar bill

By | 2019-04-26T18:07:57-05:00 April 26th, 2019|Categories: BW-News, Featured|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Williamson County legislators describe vouchers as an experiment to improve schools and a Trump initiative

Town hall moderator apologizes for heavy handedness; sexual assault survivor hopes to see action

By MATT BLOIS The moderator of a town hall who told a survivor of sexual assault that her questions for state legislators weren’t appreciated apologized this week for being heavy handed in his response. Following the apology, the woman who confronted legislators said she hopes to see some action to incorporate dissenting viewpoints at future

By | 2019-03-01T19:07:15-05:00 March 1st, 2019|Categories: BW-News, Featured, More News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Town hall moderator apologizes for heavy handedness; sexual assault survivor hopes to see action

At town hall, local leaders dig into State of City, Franklin’s ranking as fastest growing city in state

PHOTO: Williamson, Inc. President and CEO Matt Largen, left, joined Franklin Mayor Ken Moore, City Administrator Eric Stuckey, and Williamson, Inc. government affairs Director Kel McDowell for a town hall at Columbia State Community College on Friday, May 25, 2018. / Brooke Wanser By BROOKE WANSER During a regularly scheduled town hall event, Franklin’s mayor

By | 2018-05-25T22:39:57-05:00 May 26th, 2018|Categories: BW-News, Featured, Franklin, More News|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on At town hall, local leaders dig into State of City, Franklin’s ranking as fastest growing city in state