Inspired by 

Welcome to the premiere issue of Hendersonville Lifestyle. We’re very excited to bring you this new community magazine inspired by this city. Hendersonville Lifestyle will be filled with engaging articles, and great photography, delivered to you monthly in a high-quality format. More importantly, our pages will be filled with faces, places and businesses that you may or may not recognize,…

Around Town

Kathleen Hawkins has been named President and CEO of the 750-member Hendersonville Area Chamber of Commerce. Hawkins comes to the Chamber from Heathrow, Fla. where she founded Women on a Mission to Earn a Commission, a women’s professional organization that grew to 71 chapters nationally.

August 2016 Good Times

On Friday, July 1, Sarah and Glen Mitchell celebrated the Grand Opening of their Salt MedSpa. The Jessica McNear Band recently entertained a large audience at the Streets of Indian Lake Concert Series. Photography Lynn Bowles and Rick Murray.

Hendersonville’s Unchained Chain

You might say The Chop House of Hendersonville is not your typical restaurant chain. Yes, it’s owned by Connor Concepts, Inc. with 12 other locations in four states across the Southeast, but as General Manager Josh Woodham notes, early on they knew that to be successful in Hendersonville they would have to do things a bit differently.

2016-17 Sumner County Schools Calendar

Sumner County Schools has been in operation since 1873. The district currently has 46 schools in operation including one Middle College, seven regular high schools, one virtual high school, 11 middle schools, 24 elementary schools, one STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) elementary school, one academic magnet school and one alternative/zero tolerance school.

The 2016 Lincoln MKC Black Label

In 2015, the boom of the compact SUV - a five-door vehicle that is considerably smaller, more economical, and less expensive than the larger versions – has increased competition between automakers in a new segment. However, due to its sleek, distinctive tell-from-a-block-away exterior, defining push-button gear shift, smooth ride, responsive four-wheel maneuvering, and posh interior, the all-new 2015 Lincoln MKC…

Crossing Oceans and Changing LIves

If you tried to row across an ocean in a boat, how far would you make it? Brentwood resident Phil Theodore was determined to answer that question for himself, and it turns out the answer was, “all the way across.”

Cherish a Weekend in Charleston

You can catch a nonstop morning flight out of Nashville International aboard Southwest and be enjoying lunch in Charleston by early afternoon. Schedules vary. Travel arrangement can be made through Jennifer Martin Travel at

Here Comes the Bus

I was almost eight years old, sitting at the kitchen table eating breakfast with my family – when, right in the middle of enjoying my Frosted Flakes - my father looks out our kitchen window and exclaims, “Here comes the bus.” My sister, who was starting her first day of fourth grade, and I, beginning my first day of second…

Bluegrass Beverages: Home of Hendersonville’s ‘Spirited’ Family

Bluegrass Beverages is a long-standing Hendersonville fixture. Even the stones on its facade are steeped in history, preserved from a rock wall built during the civil war that was found when Bill Sinks, Sr. purchased the property over 40 years ago.