About Us

The Hendersonville Standard is Hendersonville’s local newspaper. Published every Thursday, The Standard began publication in 2008. The Standard was purchased by Main Street Media of Tennessee in May 2013. 

Main Street Media of Tennessee is a multi-media company that produces 12 local weekly newspapers in 10 Nashville-area counties, 15 websites, newsletters and social media pages as well as radio shows, live videos and podcasts. Main Street Media of Tennessee’s mission is to provide readers with unique local news and information that is relevant and impacts their daily lives. The company is locally owned and operated and headquartered in Gallatin, Tenn.

Main Street Media’s newspapers include the Murfreesboro Post, Wilson Post, Gallatin News, Hendersonville Standard, Portland Sun, Robertson County Connection, Cheatham County Exchange, Dickson Post, Main Street Clarksville, Fort Campbell Courier, Main Street Fairview and Main Street Nashville. The company publishes websites and social media pages for each paper and also owns two online only sites – mainstreetpreps.com and titaninsider.com.

Main Street Media focuses on hyperlocal news and its products include coverage of news, business, government, education, prep sports, community features, personalities and more. More information about the company is here.

Owners Dave and Ellen Gould are long-time Middle Tennessee residents. Recognizing a need for local news in communities often overlooked by larger media companies, their vision is to provide the most up to date, accurate and exclusively local information that impacts the lives of readers every day.