Past Issues

    • MWS
    • Dec/Holiday 2014
    • THE PROFILE: Michael W.  Smith
      CAUSE & EFFECT: Franklin Firefighter Charities
      SOUTHERN ENTERTAINING: Gingerbread House Party
      SPECIAL FEATURE: The Joy of Giving

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    • Oct-Nov 2014
    • SPECIAL FEATURE: The Sesquicentennial of the Battle of Franklin
      PEOPLE DOING GOOD: Halloween in Hincheyville
      IN THE KITCHEN WITH: Jose (J.J.) Aguilera

    • SEM aug sept COVER
    • August/September 2014
    • THE PROFILE: John Hiatt
      A DAY IN THE LIFE OF: Storme Warren
      SPECIAL FEATURE: Americana Music Association

    • SEM June July COVER
    • June/July 2014
    • THE PROFILE: Josh Turner
      THE BUSINESS: Williamson County Animal Hospital
      CAUSE & EFFECT: Franklin Baseball Club

    • SEM April-May Cover
    • April/May 2014
    • THE PROFILE: Jo Dee Messina
      THE BUSINESS: First State Bank
      LIVING LEGACIES: Jose Fernandez

    • SEM65 Feb March COVER
    • February/March 2014
    • THE PROFILE: Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors
      RESTAURANT SPOTLIGHT: Old Chicago Pizza & Tap Room
      CAUSE & EFFECT: Davis House Child Advocacy Center

    • SEM64 dec holiday FINAL COVER
    • December/Holiday 2013
    • THE PROFILE: Art Four Sale
      RESTAURANT SPOTLIGHT: Gray’s on Main
      IN THE KITCHEN WITH: Puffy Muffin
      The Joy of Giving

    • SEM63 oct-nov COVER FINAL
    • October/November 2013
    • THE PROFILE: Ashley Cleveland
      IN THE KITCHEN WITH: The Franklin Firefighters
      A DAY IN THE LIFE OF: Brady Seals
      LOCAL FOLK: Wanda Shepherd

    • SEM62 Aug Sept COVER
    • August/September 2013
    • THE PROFILE: Mike Munchak
      LOCAL FOLK: Brother Henry
      NEIGHBORHOOD: Brown Bannister


    • 61 June July COVER
    • June/July 2013
      The Bottle Shop
      SHELF LIFE: Karen Kingsbury

    • SEM60 april-mayCOVER
    • April/May 2013
    • THE PROFILE: Kimberly Williams Paisley
      THE BUSINES: Spark
      RESTAURANT SPOTLIGHT: The Frothy Monkey
      A DAY IN THE LIFE OF: Sheriff Jeff Long

    • Feb/March 2013
    • THE PROFILE: Studio Tenn
      LIVING LEGACIES: Ralph Emery
      A DAY IN THE LIFE OF: Carol Birdsong

    • SEM58 Dec-HolidayCOVER
    • Dec/Holiday 2012
    • In the Kitchen With: Miss Daisy
      Restaurant Spotlight: Burger Up
      The Business: Downtown Franklin Merchants
      Cause & Effect: Williamson County Animal Control
      A Christmas Miracle: Brent Sanders

    • SEM57 Oct-NovCOVER
    • October/November 2012
    • Profile: Little Jimmy Dickens
      The Business: Grace Healthcare
      Behind Every Great Song: Charlie Peacock
      Restaurant Spotlight: Porta Via

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    • August/September 2012
    • The Profile: Mike Keith, the “Voice of the Titans”
      A Day in the Life Of: NewsChannel5′s Steve Hayslip
      Cause & Effect: Sister Cities of Franklin and Williamson County
      Restaurant Spotlight: Puckett’s Boat House

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    • October/November 2011
    • The Profile: Larry and Michele Pillar Carlton
      In Tune with Harry: featuring Will Hoge
      Restaurant Spotlight: Uncle Bud’s
      The Arts: Terry Lankford
      Behind Every Great Song: Dale Stumbo

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    • August/September 2011
    • The Profile: American Picker, Mike Wolfe
      The Business: Dr. Angela Simpson, DDS
      The Arts: Peter Nash
      Neighborhood: Franklin Canoe & Kayak
      Southern Entertaining: Kelly Spalding’s Ice Cream Social

    • SEM053_cover
    • June/July 2011
    • The Profile: Sheryl Crow
      Entertaining: Garden Party, Southern Style
      Behind Every Great Song: Gary Chapman
      Around Williamson County: 21st Drug Court

    • SEM052_cov
    • April/May 2011
    • The Profile: The Hoge Men (Peyton, Will and Josh)
      Then & Now: The Franklin Theatre
      Restaurant Spotlight: Mangia Nashville
      Locavore: Collier & McKeel
      Neighborhood: Brian Mason

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    • February/March 2011
    • The Profile: Wayne Kirkpatrick
      Behind Every Great Song: Natalie Hemby
      Restaurant Spotlight: Sopapilla’s
      The Event: Fabulous Friends for Africa
      Southern Entertaining: Mardi Gras

    • SEM050cov
    • December/Holiday 2010
    • The Profile: Chicago
      The Business: Temple Fitness
      The Arts: Word Works
      Neighborhood: Supreme Court Justice, Cornelia Clark
      Journal of 100 Miles: Welcome to Collinwood

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    • October/November 2010
    • The Profile: Mary Beth Chapman
      The Business: Chadwick’s
      The Event: The Pink Gala
      Backstage Pass: Buzz Brainard
      A Day in the Life Of: Lemanski Hall

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    • August/September 2010
    • The Profile: Steel Magnolia
      The Business: Dr. Jason Tharpe
      The Arts: O’More College of Design
      Restaurant Spotlight: Koi Sushi & Thai
      Around Williamson County: Tennessee Trails

    • SEM047cov
    • June/July 2010
    • The Profile: Summer Entertaining
      The Business: Taylor Made Smiles
      The Arts: SouthGate Gallery
      Restaurant Spotlight: Martin’s BBQ
      The Flood of 2010

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    • April/May 2010
    • The Profile: Naomi Judd
      The Arts: The Benward Family
      In the Kitchen With: Point of Grace
      Around Williamson County: Battle of Franklin Trust


    • SEM045cover
    • February/March 2010
    • The Profile: Scott & Missy Reeves
      The Business: The Drury Group
      In the Kitchen With: NewsChannel5′s Rhori Johnston
      The Arts: Louis Upkins’ Treat Me Like A Customer
      A Day in the Life Of: Belmont Bruin’s Coach Rick Byrd

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    • December/Holiday 2009
    • The Profile: Michael McDonald
      The Arts: Historic Franklin Tennessee
      In the Kitchen With: Franklin Mayor John Schroer
      A Day in the Life Of: Keith Norwood, UPS
      Restaurant Spotlight: Chuy’s

    • SEM043cov
    • October/November 2009
    • The Profile: Diamond Rio
      The Arts: Charlie Heimermann
      SEM’s Backstage Pass: The Ryman
      Behind Every Great Song: Kyle Turley
      Restaurant Spotlight: Country Boy

    • SEM042cov
    • August/September 2009
    • The Profile: Holly Williams
      The Business: Dr. Harr & Dr. Lucas
      SEM’s Backstage Pass: Nashville Ballet
      Restaurant Spotlight: The Bunganut Pig
      The Arts: Robert Hick’s A Seperate Country

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    • June/July 2009
    • The Profile: Tom T. Hall
      The Business: Marcoma Realty
      The Arts: John Guider’s The River Inside
      SEM’S Backstage Pass: Tennessee Performing Arts Center
      Restaurant Spotlight: J. Alexander’s

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    • April/May 2009
    • The Profile: Darrell Waltrip
      The Business: Animal Ark Animal Hospital
      The Arts: Phillip Crowe (painter)
      SEM’s Backstage Pass: Grand Ole Opry
      In the Kitchen With: Halfway Market
      Neighborhood: Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman



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    • February/March 2009
    • The Profile: Vernon Winfrey
      The Business: Harmony Home
      The Arts: Landon Pigg
      In the Kitchen With: Chef Chuck


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    • December/Holiday 2008
    • The Profile: Amy Grant
      The Arts: Local Authors
      The Event: Mardi Gras Ball
      Backstage Pass: the Nashville Symphony

    • SEM037cover
    • October/November 2008
    • The Profile: Billy Ray Cyrus
      The Business: Shuff’s Music
      The Arts: Chase Benz (dancer)
      The Event: Pumpkinfest


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    • August/September 2008
    • The Profile: Tommy Sims
      The Business: Vue Optique
      The Arts: Michael Cooper
      The Business: Save the Franklin Theatre

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    • June/July 2008
    • The Profile: Kix Brooks
      The Business: Rebecca’s Furniture
      The Arts: Artisan Industry
      The Event: Bonnarroo

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    • April/May 2008
    • The Profile: Jamie O’Neal
      The Business: United Country Real Estate
      The Arts: Susie Irvin (author)
      The Event: Nashville Film Festival

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    • February/March 2008
    • The Profile: Melinda Doolittle
      The Business: Kemp Dental
      The Arts: Franklin Family Films
      The Event: Nicole Mullen/Baby Girls’ Club

    • sem032
    • December/Holiday 2007
    • The Profile: Michael W. Smith
      The Business: Philanthropy
      The Arts: Shawn Nelson (author)
      The Event: Brentwood Star Gala

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    • October/November 2007
    • The Profile: Steven Curtis Chapman
      The Business: Dr. Charles Marable
      The Arts: Elaine Husband
      The Event: Spring Hill Country Ham Festival

    • SEM030cover
    • August/September 2007
    • The Profile: Gerry House
      The Business: Full Service Insurance
      The Arts: Billy Nichols
      The Event: O’More’s Mallet Madness

    • sem029
    • June/July 2007
    • The Profile: Josh Turner
      The Business: Unruli Salon
      The Arts: Tasha Alexander
      The Event: Why Franklin Matters

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    • April/May 2007
    • The Profile: TobyMac
      The Business: Johnson & Thompson Realtors
      The Arts: Justin Stelter
      The Event: Turning the Tables


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    • February/March 2007
    • The Profile: Scott Hamilton
      The Business: Garden Delights
      The Arts: Louis Upkins
      The Event: BrightStone

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    • December/Holiday 2006
    • The Profile: Wynonna Judd
      The Arts: Donna VanLiere
      The Event: Christmas at the Factory

    • sem025cover
    • October/November 2006
    • The Profile: Luke Benward
      The Business: Gatewood Realty
      The Arts: Josh Hoge
      The Event: Franklin Wine Festival

    • sem24cover
    • August/September 2006
    • The Profile: Sara Evans
      The Business: Dr. Kellye Rice
      The Arts: First Lights Art Academy
      The Event: HRWSA Hootenanny

    • sem23cover
    • June/July 2006
    • The Profile: Barbara Winfrey
      The Business: The Garden Path
      The Arts: Funnypages Press
      The Event: Bluegrass on the Harpeth

    • sem023
    • April/May 2006
    • The Profile: Jason Aldean
      The Business: Franklin Orthopaedics
      The Arts: Leiper’s Fork Flintlocks
      The Event: Kaylen Golf Tournament

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    • February/March 2006
    • The Profile: Kirk Whalum
      The Business: Nashville Pet Products
      The Arts: Robin Hood
      The Event: Bloom N’ Garden Expo

    • Dec/Holiday 2005
    • Profiles Revisited: Holiday Reflections
      The Arts: Point of Grace
      The Event: Christmas in Leiper’s Fork
      Holiday Shopping in Downtown Franklin

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    • October/November 2005
    • The Profile: Niki Taylor
      The Business: McArthur Sanders Real Estate
      The Arts: SouthGate Gallery
      The Event: Operation Welcome Home

    • sem017
    • August/September 2005
    • The Profile: George Jones
      The Business: Dental Bliss
      The Arts: Widow of the South
      The Event: Natchez Trace Pow Wow

    • sem016cover
    • June/July 2005
    • The Profile: CMT’s Lance Smith
      The Business: Southern Universal Flooring
      The Arts: Brady Seals
      The Event: Williamson County Fair

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    • April/May 2005
    • The Profile: Harry Chapman
      The Business: Curves
      The Arts: Lauren Denny
      The Event: Rhythm in the Hills

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    • February/March 2005
    • The Profile: Titan Troy Fleming
      The Business: Encores & More
      The Arts: Elizabeth Brandon
      The Event: Boys & Girls Club Dinner

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    • November/December 2004
    • The Profile: Coach Barry Trotz
      The Business: Dr. Nina Foley
      The Arts: Jimmy Wayne
      The Event: A Gaylord Christmas

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    • September/October 2004
    • The Profile: Michael McDonald
      The Business: Cool Springs Wine & Spirits
      The Arts: Me and My House
      The Event: Gentry’s Farm Fall Harvest

    • July/August 2004
    • The Profile: Titan Derek Mason
      The Business: Katydid’s
      The Arts: Carol Byrd’s Quilts
      The Event: Blue Skies for Kids

    • May/June 2004
    • The Profile: Dolly Parton
      The Business: Cool Springs Tan
      The Arts: Shelley Snow and Elaine Husband
      The Event: The Franklin Noon Rodeo

    • March/April 2004
    • The Profile: Vince Gill
      The Business: Styleyes
      The Arts: The Personalities Behind the Lens
      The Event: LPGA Tournament

    • January/February 2004
    • The Profile: The Huff Men
      The Business: Studio Gaven
      The Arts: Film Industry in Middle Tennessee
      From Here to the Spotlight: Barry Booker

    • December/Holiday 2003
    • Revisiting the Profiles: Holiday Reflections
      The Business: Franklin Family Fun Center
      Holiday Moments With Mac
      Moments That Matter

    • October/November 2003
    • The Profile: Sheriff Ricky Headley
      The Business: The Plaid Rabbit
      The Arts: Mark English Galleries
      The Event: The Cowboy Ball

    • August/September 2003
    • The Profile: Coach Jeff Fisher
      The Business: Nick n’ Willy’s Pizza
      The Arts: Amy Grant
      The Event: The Art of Tennessee

    • June/July 2003
    • The Profile: Calvin Lehew
      The Business: Golf USA
      The Arts: 20th Century Landscaping
      The Event: Leiper’s Fork Bluegrass Festival

    • April/May 2003
    • The Profile: Wynonna
      The Business: A Moment’s Peace Salon & Day Spa
      The Event: Main Street Festival
      The Arts: The Land and It’s Legacy

    • February/March 2003
    • The Profile: Miss Daisy
      The Business: The Factory
      The Event: Franklin Baseball
      The Arts: The Land and It’s Legacy

    • 2002
    • December/Holiday 2002
    • The Profile: Michael W. Smith
      The Business: Garden Delights Fine Florist
      The Event: Dickens of A Christmas
      The Arts: Robin Hood’s, The Land And It’s Legacy