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Longtime Scoutmaster commemorated with memorial at BUMC Longtime Scoutmaster commemorated with memorial at BUMC

William James “Billy Jim” Vaughn of Brentwood will always be remembered thanks to an outside memorial on the grounds of Brentwood United Methodist Church.

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TDOT Traffic Update: April 24-30

Click to read the Tennessee Department of Transportation construction update for Williamson County from Thursday, April 24, to Wednesday, April 30.

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Rolling roadblocks on I-65 S this Sunday

Rolling roadblocks are scheduled for Interstate 65 South in Williamson County on Sunday, April 27 from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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Brentwood noise ordinance amendment dropped from commission agenda

The final reading for proposed amendments to the Brentwood’s noise ordinance has been dropped from Monday’s Brentwood City Commission agenda after a surge of citizen opposition swayed commissioners to further review the mandate.

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Leadership Brentwood opens application for new class

Leadership Brentwood, a program to educate Brentwood area residents and others about the city and its leadership, is accepting applications through June 6 for the Class of 2015.

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Security a top priority at Saturday's Country Music Marathon
Security a top priority at Saturday's Country Music Marathon

With thousands of runners, supporters and volunteers descending upon Nashville on Saturday for the St. Jude Country Music Marathon, Metro Police Chief Steve Anderson announced the safety and security plan for the event, one that ivolves hundreds of law enforcement personnel.

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Brentwood police investigating multiple home burglaries

The Brentwood Police Department reported five residential burglaries and one attempted in a three-day span from Saturday, April 5, to Tuesday, April 8.

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Parks and rec offering summer jobs and internships

Williamson County Parks and Recreation is still accepting applications for temporary and seasonal jobs and internships for summer 2014.

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'Idol' star lends voice to Martin Center's 'Memories' concert
'Idol' star lends voice to Martin Center's 'Memories' concert

Melinda Doolittle became a household name during the sixth season of American Idol. Now she’s lending her name – and talent – to the FiftyForward Martin Center.

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BHS tops state in TV and Film awards
BHS tops state in TV and Film awards

For the second year in a row, Brentwood High School’s TV and Film students won more Emmy Awards and MTSU Blue Spark Awards than any school in Tennessee.

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WCS safety and security director briefs board on year ahead

Williamson County Schools Safety and Security Director Mike Fletcher briefed the board of education last week on new safety measures beginning next school year and reviewed the past year’s efforts.

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Best in the county duel in track & field
Best in the county duel in track & field

Eleven county schools gathered at Ravenwood High School in Brentwood for the three-day Williamson County Track and Field Championships, which ended Wednesday.

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Baseball Roundup: Ravenwood, Brentwood earn series sweeps

Brentwood High and Ravenwood had district affairs Wednesday night, while Brentwood Academy traveled to Western Kentucky University to take on St. Xavier (KY).

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'Burning Bed' sparks 30-year mission to expose domestic violence
'Burning Bed'  sparks 30-year mission to expose domestic violence

Remember The Burning Bed? Probably not if you are under 40. It was the 1984 made-for-TV movie starring Farrah Fawcett that first brought domestic violence into the nation’s consciousness. It’s a hard movie to watch, and one I haven’t seen in a long, long time. But domestic violence has long been a part of my journalism career and The Burning Bed played a big part of that.

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DR. JEFF WILSON: Ankle High in Deep Water
DR. JEFF WILSON: Ankle High in Deep Water

Amidst all the different worship services this past weekend, I still had a chore that needed to get completed. I needed to get my garden in. I am not a great gardener, but I love the taste of and to cook with fresh food, vine ripened foods and even fresh foods canned at home by some old handed down recipe. To facilitate my culinary desire I grow herbs and a half dozen or so vegetables in my backyard. Besides, the work is kind of therapeutic as it provides a quiet time to engage in a tiny way that which God engages in a vast way all the time. Let me explain.

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Moores share surprises, lessons about their Heritage Preservation Award-winning home
Moores share surprises, lessons about their Heritage Preservation Award-winning home

Have you completed a big-time restoration project at your house recently? Then consider entering it for a Heritage Foundation Preservation Award. But hurry, the deadline is today.

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Unique Governors Club home move-in ready
Unique Governors Club home move-in ready

Can you spell C-U-S-T-O-M? This truly incredible home at 3 Torrey Pines Way offers everything you want and more. Best of all it’s located on a cul-de-sac lot in the Governors Club, the address of choice for those seeking an executive home in a gated community.

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