9:00 AM Jul 27, 2014
The name of Lester has long been synonymous with the food industry.
9:00 AM Jul 20, 2014
Just as Germany laid claim to the World Cup in soccer last week, Mt. Juliet’s David Heimbach made major announcements about bubble ball soccer coming to Wilson County.
7:00 PM Jun 10, 2014
Founded in 1842, Cumberland University is now 172 years old, and the Phoenix Ball turned 31 Saturday as its premiere fundraiser.
9:00 AM Jun 8, 2014
Esther Arrington
Esther Arrington, 86, claims she was “born in the center of the universe, Liberty, Tenn.,” and so far as she knows today, she was the first registered nurse from DeKalb County.
8:00 PM May 24, 2014
Tommy VanAtta doesn’t look old enough to have played music in a band for 50 years.
10:30 AM Nov 16, 2013
(Bonnie Bucy • Lebanon Democrat) Ann Willits stands beside the sign that welcomes patrons to the new Chop House on the Green.
Ann Willits grew up around food in Piqua, Ohio because both her mother and father liked to cook.
2:00 PM May 31, 2013
 Photo: Bonnie Bucy • Lebanon Democrat

Jean Ellen and Dr. Scott Baker play host for this year's Patron's Party.
As with the anticipation leading up to Cumberland University’s Phoenix Ball to include a spectacular Patron’s Party, this year’s event at the home of Dr. Scott and Jean Ellen Baker was no exception. The weather accommodated the event with clear sky and temperatures comfor...
3:30 AM Nov 20, 2012
 Photo: Submitted to The Democrat

Curtis Reed sits at his piano at his Lebanon home.
Curtis Reed has lived in California, New York, Atlanta, Atlantic City and even Rome (Georgia, that is,) but he has considered Lebanon home for the last several years.
10:30 AM Nov 8, 2012
 Photo: Submitted to The Democrat

Kim and Jay White played host to the dessert finale in their recently purchased home.
Lights in facilities all over Wilson County were gleaming Saturday evening as the 10th annual Dare To Dine event for Leadership Wilson began. In all, 29 hosts in 15 homes entertained about 170 appreciative diners who had paid $50 each to dine. Serving as Leadership Wilson's primary ...