5:00 PM Oct 2, 2014
Pictured (from left) are M.J. Lucas, TRHOF president Gary Beatty, Susie James and treasurer-webmaster Skip Woolwine.
Representatives from the Tennessee Radio Hall of Fame visited the WANT 98.9 FM studios Wednesday to help commemorate the station’s 21 years of broadcasting in Middle Tennessee.
1:35 PM Oct 2, 2014
Photo courtesy of Mt. Juliet Chamber of Commerce
A spot near Beckwith Road in Mt. Juliet will be the new location of a new 2 million-square-feet distribution center for Under Armour, officials announced Thursday afternoon.
11:00 AM Oct 2, 2014
Cable, Internet services to get boost in Lebanon
8:00 AM Oct 2, 2014
Ed Hagerty
Mt. Juliet city officials and Gov. Bill Haslam plan to make a significant economic development announcement Thursday in Mt. Juliet.
11:00 AM Oct 1, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Lochinvar officials said they plan to add 74,000 square feet to the company’s headquarters in Lebanon.
Lochinvar officials announced last week the company plans to expand its world headquarters in Lebanon.
8:00 AM Sep 26, 2014
County ranks third among those with lowest figures
9:00 AM Sep 24, 2014
(Photo courtesy of the IRS) Among the items included in an Oct. 16 auction of the contents of a Lebanon restaurant is this True stainless steel freezer.
The Internal Revenue Service will hold a public auction of the contents of a Lebanon restaurant Oct. 16 after the items were seized for nonpayment of taxes to the IRS.
11:00 AM Sep 23, 2014
On Oct. 1, The Lebanon Democrat will no longer have subscribers.
12:00 PM Sep 19, 2014
Sandra Cochran
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store officials reported Wednesday significant increases in both restaurant and retail sales during its financial report for the fourth quarter and the fiscal year that ended Aug. 1.
8:00 AM Sep 19, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) A FedEx carrier exits Interstate 40 at Beckwith Road. It’s suspected FedEx wants to build a distribution center in Mt. Juliet in the near future.
Group with FedEx ties meets with officials
8:00 AM Sep 18, 2014
G.C. Hixson
If FedEx is coming to Beckwith Road location, top officials won’t confirm; meeting may shed light
2:00 PM Sep 16, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Brad Smith cuts the ribbon for Homes for Heroes at the Mt. Juliet Fire Station on Belinda Parkway on Monday. He is pictured with community members, fellow realtors and city officials.
An organization aiming to help everyday heroes when buying or selling a home now has an affiliate in Wilson County.
8:00 AM Sep 16, 2014
Kenny Martin
Mt. Juliet could soon be home to a new full-service hotel.
11:00 AM Sep 12, 2014
(Mike Brown • The Commercial Appeal • MCT) Antonio Cathey, an employee at McDonald’s, urges on a crowd of roughly three dozen during a protest in Memphis in December. Fast food workers in Memphis took part in a 100-city strike organized across the U.S. seeking to promote a living wage for food service jobs.
Fast-food workers seek higher wages, locals say they’re asking too much
7:00 PM Sep 10, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce board chair John Bryan lights candles on the chamber’s 90th anniversary cake Tuesday as chamber president Sue Vanatta looks on at the chamber office.
The Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce welcomed the community Tuesday to celebrate its 90th anniversary.
5:00 PM Sep 10, 2014
(Karl Mondon • Bay Area News Group • MCT) A new Apple smartwatch is demonstrated at the Flint Center on Tuesday in Cupertino, Calif.
CUPERTINO, Calif. (MCT) – The two-hour-long Apple event has wrapped, ending with a live performance by U2. The appearance by Bono and band mates, which had been rumored, brought enthusiastic applause from the crowd. The band’s new album, “Songs of Innocence,” was then released on iTunes for free.
8:00 AM Sep 10, 2014
G.C. Hixson
According to those responsible for recruiting new jobs in Wilson County and also decision makers in existing industries, the demand for skilled employees has never been at the level that it is today.