8:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
On June 13, 144 Wilson County students received their high school diplomas in a graduation ceremony held at College Hills Church of Christ in Lebanon.
7:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
(Matt Masters • Lebanon Democrat) Linda Wynn, professor of history at Fisk University, is the featured speaker at the ‘Reflections on the Civil Rights Movement’ event Saturday at the Wilson County Fairgrounds. For more photos from the event, visit lebanondemocrat.com.
The Wilson County Black History Committee and The Roy Bailey African American Museum and History Center played host to “Reflections on the Civil Rights Movement” on Saturday, a presentation on the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer that followed the signing of Civil Rights Act of 1964.
6:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
Connections can reoccur in the most unexpected ways out here in the Southwest corner.
5:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Lebanon High School students in attendance at the national competition were, left to right: Kristen Dillon, Murry Lee, Andrew Keil, Sebastian Arredondo, Ethan Carr, Hunter Ashworth, Sohal Patel and Derek Holmes.
The National Leadership Conference for FBLA was held June 29-July 3 at Opryland Resort and Convention Center. Eight students from Lebanon High School earned an opportunity to compete at the national level due to their having placed at the State Leadership Conference in April.
3:29 PM Jul 29, 2014
Lebanon police remain on the lookout for a suspect or suspects involved in a shooting incident Monday night.
2:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
Military News for July 29, 2014
1:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
Wilson County Mayor Hutto, Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead, Watertown Mayor Mike Jennings and Mt. Juliet Mayor Ed Hagerty (not pictured) present a proclamation to Cumberland University baseball coach Woody Hunt for the week of July 28 to be Woody Hunt Week.
Wilson County Mayor Hutto, Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead, Watertown Mayor Mike Jennings and Mt. Juliet Mayor Ed Hagerty (not pictured) present a proclamation to Cumberland University baseball coach Woody Hunt for the week of July 28 to be Woody Hunt Week.
12:30 PM Jul 29, 2014
she is delusional when she suggests that those who really knew Urban at UF all still adore him.
12:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
Gasoline is selling at the lowest price since March amid rising gasoline supplies and falling oil prices.
11:30 AM Jul 29, 2014
Lance Lynn
in baseball the stuff is ingrained in the game, going back to Babe Ruth’s day.
11:00 AM Jul 29, 2014
(Bobby Reynolds • Lebanon Democrat) Volunteer Emily Sherrill (left) and other volunteers help students and parents find what they need Saturday at the School Store at College Hills Church of Christ.
Organizers already planning for 20th event next year
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which includes honoring conference and national champions for baseball, wrestling, men’s golf, women’s soccer and men’s tennis,
10:30 AM Jul 29, 2014
4-under 68, showing consistency with 34s on each nines.
10:00 AM Jul 29, 2014
Name: Jerrod Quinn Williams. Height: 5 feet, 8 inches. Weight: 140 pounds. Last Seen: In the Lebanon and Watertown area. Warrants: Domestic assault charge.
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.
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which begins Wednesday in Varina, Va