2:00 PM Jul 26, 2014
At age 23 and a 2013 graduate of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Jim Mullen is president of a company working in Memphis to perfect a medical device that would help ensure the safety of blood being transported for transfusions.
1:00 PM Jul 26, 2014
State Sen. Joey Hensley is asking citizens to help remember area Vietnam veterans who died serving their country.
12:30 PM Jul 26, 2014
(Shane Keyser • Kansas City Star • MCT) Missouri quarterback Maty Mauk (7) is surrounded by Tennessee defensive linemen Marlon Walls (58), Daniel Hood (97) and Jordan Williams (54) in the second half of last year’s matchup between the two teams at Faurot Field in Columbia, Mo.
KNOXVILLE (MCT) – Curt Maggitt has spent increasingly more time in the University of Tennessee’s defensive line meeting room over the past few months.
12:00 PM Jul 26, 2014
In just a few more weeks, the Wilson County Fairgrounds will light up with activity as the state’s largest fair opens for its latest installment.
11:30 AM Jul 26, 2014
Mt. Juliet senior forward Cameron Woodfin has been named to the Class AAA all-state soccer team by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association.
Mt. Juliet senior forward Cameron Woodfin has been named to the Class AAA all-state soccer team by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association.
11:00 AM Jul 26, 2014
The Civil Rights Movement touched the lives of many Wilson County residents.
10:30 AM Jul 26, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Larry Woody) Mike Isaccs, of Mt. Juliet, won his first trophy in the Cedar City Gun Club’s weekly trap shoot.
According to a recent survey, there are about 826,000 fishermen in Tennessee and 375,000 hunters, and they have a $1.5 billion annual impact on the state’s economy.
10:00 AM Jul 26, 2014
Editor’s Note: The following are suspects booked into the Wilson County Jail during the specified time frame. All persons charged are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
9:30 AM Jul 26, 2014
Watertown’s Dusty Meador [swinging the bat] was named to the Class A all-state baseball team by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association as a utility player.
Watertown’s Dusty Meador [swinging the bat] was named to the Class A all-state baseball team by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association as a utility player.
9:00 AM Jul 26, 2014
About nine inmates picked up in Rutherford County en route to Savannah, Ga. had about a three-hour layover in Wilson County on Thursday after a scuffle sent one prisoner to the hospital.
8:30 AM Jul 26, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Ben VanHouten • Seattle Mariners) Mt. Juliet native Stephen Pryor was traded Thursday to the Twins organization and heads to Triple-A Rochester, N.Y.
MINNEAPOLIS – The Twins became sellers on Thursday, trading first baseman/designated hitter Kendrys Morales to the Mariners for right-handed reliever and Mt. Juliet native Stephen Pryor, who will head to Triple-A Rochester.
8:00 AM Jul 26, 2014
A Wilson County man who fled the state in 2011 following child rape charges and was arrested May 21 in Wilmington, N.C. returned to Middle Tennessee on Thursday.
10:00 PM Jul 25, 2014
Some people seem especially good at standing out from a crowd. It is as if they were genetically wired to march to the beat of their own drummer, or maybe not even hear a drummer.
9:00 PM Jul 25, 2014
 (Submitted to The Democrat) Randy C. Davis will bring the Salvation Bell with him for a rally Monday at the Wilson County Courthouse.
Since his election as executive director/treasurer of the Tennessee Baptist Convention in 2010, Randy C. Davis has crisscrossed the state hundreds of times.