williamson county http://wmot.org en Williamson County Giving Big to Romney Campaign http://wmot.org/post/williamson-county-giving-big-romney-campaign <p>NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP/WMOT) &mdash; Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is scheduled to attend a private fundraiser in Franklin&nbsp;Tuesday.</p><p>An invitation obtained by The Tennessean says the event will be held at the home of Lee Ann and Orrin Ingram.</p><p>Guests must give or raise $10,000 to attend a reception with the former Massachusetts governor and have their pictures made with him.</p> Tue, 12 Jun 2012 13:43:10 +0000 Mike Osborne 11966 at http://wmot.org Williamson Cnty. Hottest Job Market in Country http://wmot.org/post/williamson-cnty-hottest-job-market-country <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)&nbsp; --&nbsp; Williamson County had the hottest job market in the country last year.</p><p>A report just out by the Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics shows Williamson County posted the nation’s largest employment increase with a gain of 5.4 percent between September 2010 and September 2011. The average jobs growth in the country during the period was just 1.6 percent.</p><p>The report says the largest employment increase in Williamson County occurred in the category “professional and business services,” which gained more than 1,700 jobs.</p> Fri, 30 Mar 2012 12:59:23 +0000 Mike Osborne 9200 at http://wmot.org New Teacher Eval. System Causing More Concern http://wmot.org/post/new-teacher-eval-system-causing-more-concern <p style="line-height: 150%;"><span style="line-height: 150%; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 14pt;">MURFREESBORO, Tenn.&nbsp; --&nbsp; You may have seen a <em>Tennessean</em> story last week about the Williamson County School System closing some classrooms to student teachers. <o:p></o:p></span></p> Mon, 21 Nov 2011 18:41:04 +0000 Mike Osborne 4189 at http://wmot.org