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  • An army destroyed - Driving tour of the Battle of Franklin, Tennessee
    An army destroyed - Driving tour of the Battle of Franklin, Tennessee
    The metro Atlanta region is no stranger to Civil War history. We literally live amid it, courtesy of the movements of Gen. William Sherman’s Union army and its battles with Gen. Joseph Johnston’s Confederate forces. In this 150th...
  • Put the Gilmore Car Museum on your bucket list
    Put the Gilmore Car Museum on your bucket list
    The Gilmore Car Museum began in 1963 when Donald S. Gilmore’s wife Genevieve gave him a 1920 Pierce Arrow for his birthday. Restoring that classic vehicle ignited a passion for buying and restoring great cars. To accommodate his collection,...
  • The guys are at it
    The trouble Trevor, Franklin and Michael get into is awesome
    Hello fellow gamers! Grand Theft Auto V has to be one of the most distracting installment of the GTA series. After spending countless hours on rampages, acid trips and strip clubs we finally got Trevor, Franklin and Michael together for their...
  • GTA 5 will take over
    GTA 5 will consume you
    Hello fellow games! Rockstar does it again with the release of their latest installment in the Grand Theft Auto Series with GTAV. Grand Theft Auto 5 is hands down the greatest version in the series taking the best from each of its predecessors and...
  • 'GTA 5' talk with Shawn Solo
    Why Shawn Fonteno, who played Franklin, nearly quit 'GTA 5'
    Working on a project likeGTA 5 brings with it a certain amount of pressure and expectations, and in the early stages, Shawn Fonteno nearly decided to leave the project and stop playing the role of Franklin.When Examiner had the chance to speak...
  • The new season of Dance Works presents a trio of performances that are 'dance with a bite'
    Dance Works opens 2013/2014 season 'with a trace'
    On Sept. 19, 2013, the 2013/2014 season of DanceWorks premiered with'with a trace', a trio of performances by firsthingsfirst productions that opened at the Harbourfront Centre's Enwave Theatre. The season opener was billed as "a...
  • The Good News of the Gospel
    Permanently inked – tattoos of the brain
    If anyone is seeking help today and feel they have lost all hope; and that today, tomorrow and the day after seem to hold no promise of any changes in their life, they are in luck. And, if they are reading this article, it is no mistake.There is...
  • My Fair Lady presented by Studio Tenn
    Studio Tenn presents musical My Fair Lady
    Studio Tenn Theatre Company opened their production of the musical 'My Fair Lady' last Thursday at the Franklin Theatre, located at 419 Main Street in Franklin. The production continues until June 2nd. The production has become popular...
  • A Dickens Christmas Movie Journal
    A Dickens Christmas Movie Journal (2012)
    Last Christmas, I did this fun thing where I wrote about every Christmas movie that I watched and then made the mistake of naming the project, “Christmas Movie Journal”.This year, as a point of pride, I will keep this most uninspired...
  • Parallel Truth hosting ghost hunting class
    This week: Participate in a ghost hunting class on October 11, 2012 (Video)
    Do you hear bumps in the night? Ever experienced anything out of the ordinary? With Halloween just around the corner, Parallel Truth Investigators are hosting a Ghost Hunting 101 class at the Harding Museum in Franklin Thursday, October 11, 2012....
  • Rich
    UFC announces a couple of big fights
    Matchmaking is an art form in MMA. It’s a delicate balance between putting on fights that are often referred to as “interesting, which is really just code for “exciting,” and putting fights together in a manner that...
  • Burning remains of Cessna 501 Citation I/SP, N7700T, seen at Macon County Airport, Franklin, North Carolina on Thursday, March 15, 2012 at about 2:00 p.m. EDT.
    Cessna Citation business jet destroyed in fiery North Carolina crash
    Multiple people are reported to have died when a 1982 Cessna 501 Citation I/SP crashed on Thursday, March 15, 2012 about 1:45 p.m. EDT after attempting to land at Macon County Airport, FAA locator 1A5, 3 miles northwest of Franklin, North Carolina...
  • Isaac Carree's In the Middle is #1
    Isaac Carree is in the top spot, ‘In The Middle’ #1 record in the country
    Isaac Carree celebrates the New Year with a Number 1 record. "In The Middle" the smash hit song from his solo debut Uncommon Me has been among the most added and most played gospel songs of the last several months and has now peaked in...
  • Daniel "the miracle dog" saving other lives
    Franklin finds a home thanks to Daniel "The Miracle Dog"
    Daniel "The Miracle Dog" not only miraculously survived his gas chamber experience, but he's now starting to make a real difference in the lives of his canine friends.Eleventh Hour Rescue announced yesterday that after reading Daniel...
  • Psycho
    Psycho at the Franklin Theatre
    This Sunday, August 21 at 7:30, the Franklin Theatre will be showing the Alfred Hitchcock classic, Psycho. What can be said about Psycho that hasn’t already been said? Psycho should be studied as a brilliant showcase of cinematography and...