The Personal Styles of a Successful Business

Locals know that Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices – Woodmont Realty is a powerhouse among Brentwood-area realtors; the name carries prestige and has become synonymous among Middle Tennessee homeowners to mean “real estate done right.” But few know that Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices – Woodmont Realty is also the name of one of Tennessee’s top women-owned businesses. We asked the firm's three leaders,…

D1Highlights’ Local High School Football Review

 Article William Harwood  Few know high school football better than Evan Butler and Decarlo Woodmore. Former players at Mt. Juliet, Evan and Decarlo founded D1Highlights, a news service focused on the local gridiron scene. We asked D1Highlights to share some thoughts on the sport and to give us a heads up on what to expect this football season.    Tell…

‘Just Go See Salem’

 Article William Harwood | Photography James Jordan Photography  For over half a century now, anyone in town on a treasure hunt for world-class jewelry, watches and gifts need not venture far from home. That’s because Brentwood Jewelry has been treating its customers as the true treasure since 1967. Founder Salem Emamalie insists upon it, leading by example. The gifted artisan-innovator—a…

Going for Greens for Good

The lowest score may take home the trophy, but some local Tennessee charities will be big winners at this year’s The Nashville Golf Open benefiting the Snedeker Foundation. The Web.com Tour event returns to Brentwood May 21-27 and takes place at The Nashville Golf & Athletic Club. The event will also pack some additional celebrity power this year—country music star Jake…

Painting from the Heart

Her canvases fill the rooms of the 100+-year-old house near Brentwood, adorning the walls with stories captured in acrylic and oil and told with tenderness and talent. Meet Rachael McCampbell, painter, writer, teacher, sculptor, master practitioner of the fine art of persistence. Each day brings visions and revisions in a creative life dedicated to manifesting the aesthetic essence of things,…

Tee it up at a Private Golf Club

While fads come and go, it seems that golf never goes out of style. That’s because the very nature of the game appeals to the senses. The leisurely pace contributes to a game that is competitive, yet social. The challenge of striking a ball and chasing it around a lush, green course under a clear blue sky can make for…