2:00 PM Jan 16, 2015
Cumberland University’s School of Humanities, Education and the Arts announced internationally acclaimed and award-winning pianist Agnes Wan will perform Jan. 20 at the Heydel Fine Arts Center.
12:00 PM Jan 15, 2015
A Lebanon man got a very special present this Christmas.
8:00 AM Jan 14, 2015
(Jared Felkins • Lebanon Democrat) Family members and friends attend C’Asia Patton’s funeral Tuesday at College Hills Church of Christ.
Hundreds pay their respects to shooting victim
7:00 PM Jan 13, 2015
(Jared Felkins • Lebanon Democrat) T.A. Bryan speaks with Lebanon Kiwanis Club members about his time and adventures with the club. Bryan received lifetime membership status from the club along with Frank Dudley, Dr. Tom Gallaher and Overton Cragwall.
The Lebanon Kiwanis celebrated its charter day Monday and honored a handful of members for their commitment during the club’s 69 years.
1:00 PM Jan 13, 2015
Rick Smith, Chairman of Go Johnny Go, recently presented two grants from the Johnny Keel Wellness Foundation, which is geared toward encouraging physical activity for health and wellness.
12:00 PM Jan 13, 2015
Caroline Hendrick was crowned Fairest of the Fair at the Tennessee State Fair pageant Sept. 13 at the Tennessee State Fairgrounds.
Caroline Hendrick, the reigning 2014 Tennessee State Fair “Fairest of the Fair,” will compete in a couple weeks to be crowned Tennessee Association of Fairs’ “Fairest of the Fair.”
8:00 AM Jan 9, 2015
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Wilson County Sheriff Robert Bryan speaks during the community meeting Thursday night. Listeners include Lebanon officials Michael Van Hook, Fred Burton, Patrick Johnson and Koy Lafferty and speakers Mario Jennings and Eric T. Douglas. The meeting started hours after a second shooting occurred in the city this week.
Dozens of concerned citizens, community leaders and city officials gathered at the Wilson County Civic League Community Center on Thursday to voice their thoughts about recent shootings.
5:00 PM Jan 7, 2015
Encore Theatre Co. announced auditions will be held next week for the play, “Getting Sara Married,” by Sam Bobrick, directed by Kurt Grabenstein.
4:00 PM Jan 7, 2015
Sheriff Robert Bryan
The Wilson County Sheriff’s Office will hold a Red Cross blood drive Jan. 16.
7:00 PM Jan 6, 2015
(Photo courtesy of LifeLines) Cheryl Lewis donated 17 1/2 gallons of blood during her lifetime.
January is National Blood Donor Month, and one Lebanon woman is setting an example of what blood donation is all about.
2:00 PM Jan 6, 2015
Military News for Jan. 6, 2015
1:00 PM Jan 6, 2015
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Retired Wilson County General Sessions Judge Robert Hamilton speaks to the Lebanon Kiwanis Club on Monday. The Wilson County native, who retired last year, conducted his son’s wedding on New Year’s Eve. ‘I didn’t have to say, ‘Officer, at this time, can you remove the handcuffs for the rings,’ he said.
Former judge discusses career path, politics
9:00 AM Dec 31, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Mt. Juliet Help Center board of directors, community partners and volunteers and representatives from Goddard Construction celebrate breaking ground on the first Mt. Juliet Help Center building after 30 years of service.
The Mt. Juliet Help Center will have its first permanent location after 30 years of providing help to the Mt. Juliet and West Wilson County communities out of various, switching locations.
5:00 PM Dec 30, 2014
The Mt. Juliet Breakfast Rotary Club recently made a $1,200 donation to the Mt. Juliet Library.
2:00 PM Dec 30, 2014
More than 140 years ago, one of Andrew Jackson’s most prized possessions, a gold presentation box given for his bravery in the Battle of New Orleans, disappeared. It was not until recently that the Hermitage was able to recover it.