By BROOKE WANSER
Beginning Monday, September 17 through Sunday, September 23, Williamson County will observe Constitution Week.
At the Williamson County Commission meeting Monday night, Mayor Rogers Anderson read a proclamation, asking residents to note the annual celebration and reaffirm the principle the nation was founded upon.
Franklin Mayor Ken Moore will also note the week’s significance in a proclamation at the Tuesday night Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting.
Martha Washington will attend, and there will a selfie station, balloon man, and story time about the Constitution for children.
The Old Glory Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution was founded in 1897 by Susie Rebecca Gentry, and has been active in the community, refurbishing and purchasing markers for Revolutionary War graves, and are active in promoting Constitution Week throughout Franklin and the county.