NewsFlash: Current and Archived

  1. Exec-Order 55: Local Mask Authority Extended & Contact Sports

    Gov. Lee has issued Executive Order 55 extending local mask mandate authority and allowing for contact sports for minors this school season. Schools are encouraged to adopt a policy requiring face coverings for staff and students of appropriate age... Read on...
  2. NOTICE: Sewer Testing in Bridgemore Village

    Compliance EnviroSystems, LLC will be conducting a physical survey of a portion of the sanitary sewer system in Bridgemore starting Monday Aug. 3rd. Smoke testing of the sewer lines will be performed to determine defects. See post for more details. Read on...
  3. Williamson County Back to School Plans Announced

    Williamson County Schools Superintendent Jason Golden announced that schools will open Aug. 7 with kids through second grade going to school on campus and students in third and above starting the semester online. See post for full story. Read on...
  4. Current Status - Thompson's Station COVID-19 Response

    With recent COVID-19 spikes, Town departments will adjust as necessary for public safety. Public Meetings will be held remotely thru August. Visitors to Town Hall will need appointments and face-masks to enter the buildings. See post for details. Read on...
  5. Help Slow the Spread of COVID-19

    Guidance from the CDC on the effectiveness of Cloth Face Coverings to slow the spread of COVID-19. Cloth face coverings may help prevent people who have COVID-19 from spreading the virus to others and reduce their own risk of exposure. Read on...
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Archived News

Top Archived News Stories concerning Thompson's Station are available here.  For a full list of archived news: News Archives

Nov. 2019: 25 Great Small Towns to Live in the U.S. - U.S. News Real Estate

Sep. 2019: Thompson’s Station Receives Grant for Greenway Project - Williamson Source

Jul. 2019: Thompson’s Station board unanimously approves $2.9 million bid on new wastewater drip field project - Spring Hill Homepage

- “It’s been a long time coming, [and] it’s not a matter of wanting to, it’s a ‘have to’ — we need these drip fields to honor prior commitments made for connectivity,” said Mayor Corey Napier. 

Jun. 2019: Columbia Pike proposed to be widened from two to four lanes as part of new Major Thoroughfare Plan - Spring Hill Homepage

- “Thoroughfare planning is one of the most important things we can do as a community for a variety of reasons; safety, directing the growth, quality of life, [and to] set the stage for economic development,” said Thompson’s Station Mayor Corey Napier. 

Feb. 2019: Soon to be third-largest performance venue in Middle Tennessee, Graystone Quarry Amphitheater, partners with Live Nation for future shows - Williamson Homepage

Dec. 2018: Population in Spring Hill and Thompson’s Station area fastest growing in the state - Williamson Homepage

May 2018: Thompson's Station earns a spot in the top 25 "Best Places to Live in Tennessee 2018" - Nashville Business Journal

Feb. 2018: Growth, sales tax vote highlights Williamson County mayors event - The Daily Herald

- "We’re living the dream in Thompson’s Station,” Mayor Napier said. “You can’t be halfway between Spring Hill and Franklin on (Interstate) 840 and not gather a lot of attention. Our town is a microcosm of what we’re seeing in Williamson County..." 

Jan. 2018: Thompson’s Station buys 170 acres for its sewer system opening the door to more development - Williamson Homepage

Nov. 2017: New Brentwood, Thompson's Station schools on track to open next year - The Tennessean

Jun. 2017: Tennessee officially has its own whiskey trail - The Tennessean

Jun. 2016: Thompson’s Station recognized nationally and statewide for new Land Development Ordinance - Williamson Homepage

- “This is the form-based code Driehaus Award,” said Town Administrator Joe Cosentini. “It’s not one that’s given out on an annual basis by the Form Based Code Institute. There’s a panel comprised of urban thinkers from around the country that evaluate applications for this award. They don’t give it every year if all the applications don’t meet a certain standard.” 

Nov. 2015: Thompson's Station experiments with planned growth - The Tennessean

Nov. 2015: Thompson's Station annexes nearly 2,000 acres - The Tennessean

- “If you are on Williamson County dirt anywhere, there’s going to be growth,” Former Mayor Cherry Jackson said. “Each municipality is going to work diligently to plan to the best of their ability what their residents want to see in their area. 

Aug. 2015: 5,000-seat venue to put Thompson's Station 'on map' - The Tennessean

- "I think they’re doing all the right things and not just building a facility but building something that’s really going to be part of the community," said Heath Clark, owner of H. Clark Distillery in Thompson's Station.