3:38 PM Oct 9, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Kara Woodson reads to her daughter, Ariya-Belle Woodson. The 16-month-old is among the nearly 5,000 children in Wilson County who receive monthly books in the mail from Wilson Books from Birth.
Ariya-Belle Woodson is only 16 months old, but she already has a passion for books that her mother, Kara Woodson, believes will put her miles ahead of the game when she enters school.
2:00 PM Oct 9, 2014
The Lebanon Lions Club is seeking civic-minded men and women to join them in making a difference in the community.
5:00 PM Oct 8, 2014
New and returning attractions, big prize opportunities and later hours on Saturday are in store during a fun-filled Oktoberfest weekend at Wilson Bank and Trust.
2:00 PM Oct 8, 2014
Cumberland University and a local coffee shop plan to team up Thursday night to benefit victims of a campus ministry fire last month.
1:00 PM Oct 8, 2014
Local law enforcement agencies and first responders gathered with hundreds of community members at Don Fox Park on Tuesday for National Night Out.
7:00 PM Oct 7, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Justin Sandefur, of Lebanon, received the defensive tactics and best athlete awards during Walters State’s Basic Law Enforcement Academy graduation in September. Pictured with Sandefur is Nathan Antrican, defensive and tactical driving instructor, Regional Law Enforcement Academy.
Matthew Maynard, Justin Sandefur and Casey Thompson, all of Lebanon, are part of the class of 34 officers eligible to join the rosters of law enforcement agencies with the recent graduation of the latest Basic Law Enforcement Academy class at Walters State Community College.
5:30 PM Oct 7, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Following the Wilson Bank & Trust Gladefest Antique Car Show on Sept. 20, WB&T’s Chaz Montgomery (left) and Matt Pillow (right) congratulates award winners (from left) Ron Dowdy, Thomas Baird and son, and Michael Powell. A Gladefest record 173 cars were entered in this year’s show.
An event record 173 automobiles participated in Wilson Bank & Trust’s Gladefest Antique Car Show in the Gladeville community Sept. 20.
9:00 AM Oct 4, 2014
The upcoming National Night Out in Lebanon will be an opportunity for local public safety agencies to interact with citizens in an informal environment.
2:00 PM Oct 2, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Dozens of people gather on Cumberland University’s main quad Tuesday during the Never Alone Event. The event addressed the woes of suicide.
Dozens gathered on Cumberland University’s main quad Tuesday evening for the second Never Alone Event in as many weeks.
9:30 PM Sep 30, 2014
MURFREESBORO — Three family farms in Wilson County have been designated as Tennessee Century Farms, reports Carroll Van West, Tennessee’s state historian and director of the Center for Historic Preservation at Middle Tennessee State University.
8:30 PM Sep 30, 2014
Airman 1st Class Drake L. Andrews
Military News for Sept. 30, 2014
12:00 PM Sep 30, 2014
A metal-detecting hobbyist recently discovered a piece of Lebanon history 700 miles away from its origin.
2:00 PM Sep 27, 2014
“Gold Star Moms” are members of the American Gold Star Mothers Inc., formed in 1929.
12:00 PM Sep 27, 2014
"My family is very aware of how dangerous this job is."
11:00 AM Sep 27, 2014
There were 1,017 people in Tennessee who died by suicide in 2013.
7:00 PM Sep 26, 2014
Dozens gathered at the New Leash on Life Pet Adoption Center Thursday night to recognize and pay respects for animals that never knew permanent homes.
2:00 PM Sep 26, 2014
Wilson County received three local government awards last week