2:00 PM May 23, 2014
Wilson County’s unemployment rate decreased for the second month in a row.
5:00 PM May 16, 2014
Wilson County’s sales tax revenues for April increased about $470,000 compared to March figures and beat last year’s mark by more than $180,000.
2:00 PM May 16, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Wilson Bank & Trust executives have worked on 25-year plan, which they presented, in part, at the bank’s shareholder picnic Tuesday. Among the announcements, John McDearman (center) will fulfill executive roles vacated when President Elmer Richerson (right) and Chairman & CEO Randall Clemons (left) retire in 2017 and 2019, respectively. Clemons and Richerson will remain on the bank’s board of directors, and the board will expand with the addition of new directors at a later date.
In an announcement to stockholders this week, Wilson Bank & Trust made official its plans to remain an independent bank for the foreseeable future, and also laid out the beginnings of a leadership succession strategy to see those plans through.
5:00 PM May 10, 2014
Annual event to be held on Cumberland campus.
12:58 PM Apr 23, 2014
Sandra Cochran
WASHINGTON – Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. officials announced Wednesday, based on the estimates of its proxy solicitor, preliminary results from its special meeting of shareholders indicate shareholders overwhelmingly rejected both non-binding advisory proposals put forward by Biglari Capital Corp. and other affiliates of Biglari Holdings Inc.
4:00 PM Apr 17, 2014
Spring is in the air, and the real estate market in Wilson County is in full bloom, according to Amy Hamilton, president of the Eastern Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors.
3:00 PM Apr 17, 2014
Wilson County’s sales tax revenues for March increased about $170,000 compared to February figures and beat last year’s mark by more than $210,000.
3:00 PM Apr 15, 2014
Sandra Cochran
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. officials said Monday three advisory firms recommended the company’s shareholders vote against Biglari Capital’s proposal to sell the company.
8:00 AM Apr 11, 2014
Roberto Ternali of TecnoTiles speaks with Lebanon officials Thursday. (Sara McManamy-Johnson • Lebanon Democrat)
A new manufacturer will soon open up shop in Lebanon.
4:00 PM Mar 26, 2014
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. commenced mailing of its proxy statement for the company's special meeting of shareholders April 23.
5:00 PM Mar 20, 2014
(MCT) – The smartphone business has generated staggering wealth for companies such as Apple Inc. and triggered a recent scramble by Hewlett-Packard Co. and Intel Corp. to try for a piece of the action.
12:00 PM Mar 20, 2014
(MCT) – Toyota Motor Corp. has agreed to pay a $1.2 billion fine to settle a four-year federal criminal investigation into whether it properly reported safety complaints about the sudden acceleration of its vehicles to regulators.
10:00 PM Mar 19, 2014
Louisville head coach Rick Pitino cuts the net after Louisville defeated Michigan, 82-76, in the NCAA Men's Basketball Championship at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Georgia, Monday, April 8, 2013. (Harry E. Walker/MCT)
PITTSBURGH (MCT) – At the end of March Madness, one team will cut down the nets.
4:00 PM Mar 15, 2014
A second complaint was filed Wednesday against Tommy Edwards, owner of Lebanon Motors.
10:00 PM Mar 14, 2014
SEATTLE (MCT) – Amazon.com Inc. followed through on plans announced in January to increase the fee customers pay for its Prime subscription service, raising the annual membership by $20, to $99 a year.