9:00 PM Oct 6, 2015
The Shriners were out on the street corners of beautiful downtown Gladeville this past Sunday, collecting money for the shrine hospitals. The people of The Glade are always very generous to the cause. Being a Shriner myself, I know first hand the good work that they do in the children’s orthopedic and burn centers throughout the country.
8:00 PM Oct 6, 2015
Winners and Losers, an interactive murder mystery dinner theater, will be Oct. 16 at Fiddlers Grove.
2:00 PM Oct 4, 2015
NASHVILLE – The Journey Home Project, co-founded by Mt. Juliet resident Charlie Daniels, committed $50,000 to help equip the new Veterans and Military Family Center at Middle Tennessee State University set to open Nov. 5.
10:00 PM Sep 29, 2015
The Glade has recently experienced an increase in traffic accidents. We had two tractor trailers turn over within a half of a mile of each other on the same day. Signs have been put in place to help keep the trucks off the narrow roads. For the most part these signs are ignored.
9:30 PM Sep 29, 2015
The Gen. Andrew Jackson Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America will feature Cumberland University’s Rusty Richardson as guest speaker at its October meeting.
9:00 PM Sep 29, 2015
The sixth annual Ralph Maddux Motorcycle Show will occur on Oct. 3 as part of the Granville Fall Celebration.
8:00 PM Sep 29, 2015
Pictured at the breakfast (from left to right) are John Rose, Chairman TSFA; Kevin Triplett, Commissioner of Tourist Development; Julius Johnson, Commissioner of Agriculture; Scott Dabbs, Packer Style Trim Ham Winner; Hale Moss, President Wilson County Promotions; Chelsea Sanders, FFA State President; Lacy Upchurch, President of the Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation; David Key, Country Ham Style Trim Winner; Ed Rice, Rice Country Hams; Sam Tays, Tays Realty and Auction; and Jimmy Comer, Wilson Bank and Trust
Two Tennessee State Fair grand champion hams sold at a Future Farmers of America breakfast held at the State Fair in Nashville have given a new meaning to eating high on the hog.
9:00 PM Sep 22, 2015
Ben Powell, who takes pride in his family’s heritage as sheep farmers in Wilson County for more than 100 years, was awarded the Tennessee State Fair distinguished service award Wednesday at a special luncheon hosted by the Middle Tennessee Agriculture Club.
8:00 PM Sep 22, 2015
Photo by Peggy Clemons Historic Granville volunteers (from left) Stan Webster, Christy Brewington, Liz Bennett and Randall Clemons create new scarecrows for the third annual Scarecrow Festival.
Historic Granville will have the third annual Scarecrow Festival beginning at the Fall Celebration on Oct. 3 through Oct. 31.
7:00 PM Sep 22, 2015
With the 2015 Fair tucked away and preparation for the 2016 Wilson County Fair underway, Fiddlers Grove is now open for business once again. Coming in October, events include:
8:00 PM Sep 15, 2015
Once again it’s time for the annual excitement of Gladefest. This Saturday, Sept. 19 is the big day. The fun will start at 9 a.m. and go until 3 p.m. Admission is free.
7:00 PM Sep 15, 2015
Instruction coordinator Lauran Douglass [on ramp] and STARRS volunteers assist student Kirstin as she begins her class on program horse, Travis.
Southern STARRS therapeutic horseback riding seeks volunteers for its fall class session.