Maury County is located south of Williamson County. Maury isÂ considered part of the Middle Tennessee area and is home toÂ Columbia State Community College, a two-year institution withÂ campuses in many of the surrounding counties. Many of theÂ rivers that run through the middle Tennessee area make theirÂ way through this beautiful country side
Welcome to the â€œMule capital of the world,â€ or soÂ the residents of Columbia claim. ColumbiaÂ annually celebrates Mule day, a festival for allÂ things mule. Columbia is also home to ColumbiaÂ State Community College, a two-year institutionÂ that serves nine counties of the MiddleÂ Tennessee area.
Once a mining town, the town of Mount PleasantÂ proudly proclaims itself as the â€œPhosphateÂ Capital of the World.â€ It is very much a smallÂ town, and its residents like it this way.