10:00 PM Mar 4, 2015
Is uncured bacon nutritionally superior to cured bacon with sodium nitrite? Are nitrites safe? Is it worth the extra cost for uncured meat?
9:00 PM Mar 4, 2015
If your “bad” cholesterol level stays the same or increases after you take statin drugs, you may have more blocked arteries than people whose levels drop, according to research in the American Heart Association journal Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology.
8:00 PM Mar 4, 2015
That shiny car is probably three dirty shades of grey after driving through the snow, slush and salt during the last two weeks.
7:47 PM Mar 4, 2015
Mt. Juliet girls go down swinging 58-48
6:00 PM Mar 4, 2015
I’ve always resisted labels. I’m not a fan of classifying a diverse group of people under one umbrella that basically strips them of their uniqueness.
5:30 PM Mar 4, 2015
On Your Mark is a new feature that lists running, walking and other exercise-related events in Wilson County and across Tennessee. It publishes each Wednesday in the Food & Health section of The Lebanon Democrat. To submit items for On Your Mark, email editor@lebanondemocrat.com. #OnYourMark
5:00 PM Mar 4, 2015
The national average price for regular unleaded gasoline increased 34 consecutive days for a total of 37 cents per gallon.
4:00 PM Mar 4, 2015
(Photo courtesy of MikeMozart • flickr.com) Gas prices may be low, but a new survey shows drivers don’t believe they’ll stay that way, and want their next car or truck to get better gas mileage.
Gas prices in Tennessee remain low compared to recent years, averaging around $2.11 a gallon.
3:41 PM Mar 4, 2015
Lanes closed near mile marker 230
2:47 PM Mar 4, 2015
Public safety and public works officials said Wednesday they are preparing for the approaching winter storm.
2:00 PM Mar 4, 2015
(Submitted to The Democrat) Jay Banks Productions, a nonprofit organization that put together an anti-bullying campaign, recently received a $10,000 grant from Middle Tennessee Electric Customers Care.
Middle Tennessee Electric’s Customers Care recently donated $10,000 of its Operation Round Up funds to Jay Banks Productions’ anti-bullying program for area schools.
1:52 PM Mar 4, 2015
CMA Music Festival will be the hottest concert destination of the summer with Wednesday’s announcement that country music superstars will take the stage during the nightly concerts at LP Field.
1:00 PM Mar 4, 2015
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Cathy Gurley, executive director of You Have the Power, talks with Lebanon Kiwanis Club members about human trafficking and its prevalence in Middle Tennessee. You Have the Power is a nonprofit agency whose mission is to educate, advocate and empower individuals and communities who are impacted by violent crime.
Lebanon Kiwanis Club members learned the local effects of human trafficking Monday during the group’s first meeting at its new meeting spot.
12:00 PM Mar 4, 2015
Group hears about new waste-to-energy plans
11:30 AM Mar 4, 2015
Some NASCAR walls still don't have SAFER walls
11:00 AM Mar 4, 2015
Two guest speakers on the subject visit Cumberland University