10:00 PM Jul 24, 2014
Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty, along with ABC Group Inc. officials, announced the company will add an additional 180,000 square feet to its existing Gallatin facility in response to increased demand for automotive related products.
9:00 PM Jul 24, 2014
NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation’s Office of Energy Programs announced the release of the state’s Qualified Energy Conservation Bond Program’s second request for proposals, which will detail how local governments can submit proposals for low-interest bonds to finance qualified energy savings projects.
8:00 PM Jul 24, 2014
BRENTWOOD – Brentwood Services Administrators Inc., headquartered in Brentwood, recently promoted LaTronya Roberts, of Mt. Juliet, on its Tennessee claims department team to the position of claim examiner II, according to Jeff Pettus, president and chief executive officer of BSA.
7:00 PM Jul 24, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) School Store coordinators Annabelle and Jim Robinson show off some of the items available in this year’s store.
College Hills Church of Christ will host its 19th annual School Store Saturday morning to help families in need by handing out school supplies.
6:00 PM Jul 24, 2014
There are several words that are called “fighting words” these days, but “Common Core State Standards” may head the list in public education.
5:00 PM Jul 24, 2014
Publix Supermarkets will offer its Tools for Back to School campaign, beginning Thursday through Aug. 13.
4:00 PM Jul 24, 2014
Lisa Kirkus
Ernie Morris Enterprises, one of the largest educational furniture dealers in the southeast specializing in education and government office furniture, is expanding into Tennessee.
3:11 PM Jul 24, 2014
TDOT has announced intermittent traffic stoppages on State Route 109.
3:00 PM Jul 24, 2014
Kathy Bates
Rebel Hill Florist designers claimed multiple honors at the Central Tennessee Professional Florist Association Annual Meeting, held June 29 in Nashville.
2:00 PM Jul 24, 2014
(MCT) -- Three legal advocacy organizations filed a federal class action lawsuit Wednesday against TennCare, Tennessee’s Medicaid program, saying that the state has “broken a decades-old promise to its most vulnerable residents” by implementing new policies the groups say deprive thousands of eligible people -- including newborns, pregnant women and the elderly -- from coverage.
1:00 PM Jul 24, 2014
NASHVILLE – A constitutional amendment giving Congress and states control of political campaign spending is moving toward a vote on the U.S. Senate floor, after winning approval last week in the Senate Judiciary Committee.
12:30 PM Jul 24, 2014
Tony Stewart hurts every day — about 97 percent of the time, from the morning when he wakes up to shut-eye time at night. But the other 3 percent rocks.
12:00 PM Jul 24, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Rick Majewski, plant manager at the newly opened Wilson County Tire and Retreading, demonstrates the process for retreading used tires during the company’s open house Wednesday.
Curious minds gathered at the newly opened Wilson County Tire and Retreading, which held its own open house Wednesday morning.
11:30 AM Jul 24, 2014
Former Chicago White Sox player Frank Thomas waves to the crowd before a ceremony retiring his number at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois, on Sunday, August 29, 2010. (Jose M. Osorio/Chicago Tribune/MCT)
shortly after signing, Thomas made his first trip to old Comiskey and told a group of reporters he would soon be up in the majors.
11:00 AM Jul 24, 2014
Wilson County Finance Director Aaron Maynard had some encouraging words for commissioners at Monday’s county commission meeting.
10:30 AM Jul 24, 2014
San Diego Padres' Greg Maddux pitches in the second inning against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois on Sunday, June 17, 2007. (José M. Osorio/Chicago Tribune/MCT)
At 20, Cubs rookie Greg Maddux had a slight frame and boyish look that hid the fierce competitor inside him.
10:00 AM Jul 24, 2014
Editor’s Note: The following are suspects booked into the Wilson County Jail during the specified time frame. All persons charged are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.