4:00 PM Dec 10, 2014
Possumtown Outreach will carry needed items to Sneedville in Hancock County once again this Christmas and has set up an additional drop-off point for community donations.
3:00 PM Dec 9, 2014
Mackey and Judy Bentley (center) are surrounded by family members.
Hearthside at Castle Heights, a nonprofit assisted living facility founded 20 years ago by the College Street Church of Christ, recently held a special fundraising dinner at Five Oaks Golf and Country Club to benefit the Betty Freeman Fund.
2:00 PM Dec 9, 2014
Pictured (from left) are Hal Bone, Kate Bone and Steve Shirley.
Lebanon Breakfast Rotary Club presents a donation to the Crohn’s and Colitis Association.
3:30 PM Dec 2, 2014
The Mt. Juliet Noon Rotary Club sponsored a Four-Way Test Speech Contest open to all high school students in the Mt. Juliet area.
7:00 PM Nov 28, 2014
Market Street Church of Christ takes holiday eats to the streets
12:00 PM Nov 28, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Grace Speck dances in celebration at the completion of her wish of a 15-minute helicopter ride above Lebanon on Wednesday. Pilot John Baugh granted Speck’s wish as a part of the Elmcroft Senior Living Second Wind Dreams program.
One Lebanon senior returned to the air Wednesday, thanks to Elmcroft Senior Living and the Second Wind Dreams program.
7:00 PM Nov 26, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Glenda Seay, president of the Southwest Community Club, packs Thanksgiving meal items to benefit various families throughout Wilson County. The Southwest Community Club has prepared Thanksgiving meals for families for more than 30 years.
Southwest Community Club members seek to feed families in need
11:00 AM Nov 26, 2014
Annual race to benefit New Leash on Life
8:45 PM Nov 25, 2014
Pictured from left are Asst. Gov. for District 6 Terry McDonald; Ware; and Lebanon Breakfast Rotary President Greg Butler.
The Rotary District Gov. Jerry Ware recently visited the members of Lebanon Breakfast Rotary Club.
8:00 PM Nov 25, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Donna Wright visited with the Wilson County Retired Teachers Association recently at Rutland Place in Mt. Juliet. Her words were encouraging and inspiring, according many WCRTA members.
The Wilson County Retired Teachers’ Association met Nov. 6 at Rutland Place in Mt. Juliet.
7:00 PM Nov 25, 2014
Hostesses for the evening (from left) were Bill and June Heydel, Betty and Carroll Whitener, Jimmy Crawford, Anna VanHouser and Terry Jean Crowell.
The Lebanon Village Woman’s Club had its annual White Elephant Auction on Thursday at the Lebanon Golf and Country Club.
2:00 PM Nov 25, 2014
To commemorate the bicentennial anniversary of the Battle of New Orleans, the Hermitage plans to launch a new $1.1 million exhibit scheduled to open Jan. 8.
8:00 PM Nov 21, 2014
Southern STARRS, which provides equine-assisted activities to special needs students in Wilson County, recently sent out a call for volunteers to help Mondays and Thursdays from 4:30-7 p.m. and Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. until noon.
12:00 PM Nov 21, 2014
After 125 years, the Ladies’ Hermitage Association will receive a new name, a national board of trustees and a new focus on America’s seventh president, Andrew Jackson.
3:00 PM Nov 20, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured are Heather Sadler, Caleb Bone, Ruchala Bone, Pam Barton, Heather Miser, Rob Mulford, Jen Mulford, Jimmy Lea, Maggie Lea, Leah Smith, Debbie Glover, Deb Turton, Janet Lowery, John Ibanez, Tracy Reddick, Estella H., Carolyn Christoffersen, Kierston Hannah and Trey McCambell.
This season, many seniors in Hermitage and Wilson, Smith and DeKalb counties who are alone or impoverished will receive some holiday cheer thanks to the Be a Santa to a Senior program.
8:00 PM Nov 19, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) 4-H student Holden Guy discusses what the agricultural club means to him with the Lebanon Kiwanis Club on Monday. Guy, a 4-H member since 2007, was the guest speaker at the Kiwanis Club Farm and City Day, which praised the work of local farmers. Pictured (seated, from left) are Kiwanis member Wes Dugan, president Rick Smith and secretary Eddie Pawlawski.
The Lebanon Kiwanis Club honored several area farmers Monday during their Farm and City Day celebration held at Cross Style Church.