State cash, green light for Columbia State Cool Springs campus

Joe White has the details of state officials' decision Monday to cut a $6.25 million check to help Columbia State Community College relocate its campus from near Franklin High School to a Liberty Pike spot near Carothers Parkway. School President Janet Smith plans to add a number of health care programs to her curriculum in the coming years.

SEE ALSO: Columbia State gets $6.5M for new Franklin campus from last month

Jul 26, 2011 7:03 AM

MedQuist gets new CEO, inks $130M acquisition

Former Misys boss to oversee integration of speech recognition software company
Jul 12, 2011 6:58 AM

Bright outlook at color concentrates maker

Franklin-based Prime Colorants is investing $1 million in a range of equipment that will boost its production capacity by 2.5 million pounds. The move has execs at the maker of color concentrates for the automotive and consumer sectors thinking about their space needs.

Jul 11, 2011 12:37 PM

Franklin Synergy recruits Community First chief lending officer

30-year industry veteran will lead bank's business push
Jul 7, 2011 7:24 AM

Hedge fund bets on Tennessee Commerce turnaround

Value investor declares stake, looks for stock to double in 18 months
Jul 6, 2011 2:45 PM

Cassman gets four years

Judge sentences Franklin fraudster to 48 months, orders half-million in restitution
Jul 1, 2011 12:06 PM

Patent Patrol: 29 June 2011

In this week's batch of IP awarded to Tennessee residents and companies: Therapeutic light, a portable balloon-tying device, a biomass energy processing method, and more...
Jun 29, 2011 11:16 AM

Another corporate relo for Cool Springs

Technology and manufacturing player moves its HQ from Seattle to Williamson County
Jun 28, 2011 10:35 AM

Franklin firm wins back ethanol distribution deal

Eco-Energy, the Cool Springs-based marketer and distributor of alternative fuels, "has made a lot of positive changes of the past 12 months" and worked its way back into the good graces of Glacial Lakes Energy. The South Dakota company has contracted to have Eco-Energy distribute the ethanol produced at a plant in the Mount Rushmore State.

Jun 27, 2011 9:26 AM

Bookstore blues

Even though many big-box competitors are disappearing, don’t think independent local booksellers have it easy
Jun 27, 2011 12:02 AM