Michelle and Her Mom

 Article and Photography Rick Murray  Favorite Bible Verse: Ecclestiastes 4:12  Heartsaver CPR Certification Card

Girlfriend Getaway to Nashville

 Article and Photography Rick Murray  Nashville, also known as "Music City," has experienced explosive growth over the past 10 years. Once a quiet, mid-sized town known primarily for being the home of country music, Nashville has become one of the most popular destination cities in the United States. Now home to fast-paced nightlife, world-class restaurants, professional sports franchises and a…

Female Movers & Shakers

 Article RIck Murray | Photography Rick Murray  The CEO  Regina Bartlett

From Soil to Soul

Nestled in a rustic area just a few miles from Hendersonville is scenic Madison Creek Farms, located on Willis Branch Road in Goodlettsville. Owned by Mark and Peggy Marchetti, daughter of country music superstar Loretta Lynn, the homestead is a model for sustainable, organic farming in Sumner County. More than 6 acres of the 38-acre farm is dedicated to growing…

Best of Both Worlds Eco

The 2018 Chevrolet Volt is one of the most popular hybrid cars according to Serra Chevrolet dealership owner Barry Carver. 

Affordable Living through Recycling

Reuse. Renew. Restore. These three simple words describe the mission of the Habitat ReStore of Sumner County. Both a retail store and a warehouse, ReStore serves a vital role in advancing reusability. Along with providing new homes for donated goods, ReStore also provides a significant funding source that helps support ongoing operations of the parent organization. 

Regina’s Sausage Hash

Regina Gammon loves to cook, particularly when her favorite produce and ingredients are fresh and in season. As the owner of Hendersonville Produce, Regina understands the difference that locally grown fruits, vegetables, herbs and spices can make in the taste of her culinary creations. She also loves the flavor that meat raised and prepared at nearby farms brings to her dishes.

A Handmade Valentine’s Day

 un | From-Scratch Pasta  Yield: 1 pound  2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting

Modern Home

This exquisite, modern, 10,295-square-foot, single-family home is located in the quiet neighborhood of Foxland Harbor on Old Hickory Lake in Gallatin. This lakefront property sits on a 2-acre lot overlooking Old Hickory Lake. This stylish residence was built in 2013 and features seven bedrooms—including a guest studio apartment with its own balcony view of the lake—a gorgeous outdoor entertaining space, an…

Inspired Programming from the Comforts of Home

As a member of the country music supergroup Diamond Rio, local musician Dana Williams and his fellow band members have logged a lot of time in recording studios over the group’s 28-year history. Most of their million-selling albums have been performed and produced within state-of-the-art studios in “Music City."