2:44 PM Oct 20, 2014
Josh Hinerman
A few more details surrounding the firing of Wilson County Schools’ transportation director Josh Hinerman were released Monday, but rumors of a possible strike among bus drivers over the decision proved to be unfounded.
6:00 PM Oct 18, 2014
I will forever be a big fan of education. At nearly 39 years old, I try my best to learn something new every day. I truly wish I could instill in my children that same philosophy.
2:40 PM Oct 15, 2014
A Castalian Springs man died in a crash early Wednesday morning in Lebanon.
8:00 AM Oct 15, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Facebook) Michael Hughes
Wilson County Schools officials fired a computer technician Monday after discovering he used a school’s 3D printer to make an inoperable part used in a paintball gun.
4:44 PM Oct 4, 2014
A western Kentucky family of four was killed, four others injured and a Lebanon man charged with driving under the influence of alcohol in a six-vehicle wreck on Interstate 40 on Friday night in Lebanon.
8:00 AM Sep 25, 2014
Phillip Warren
Election administrator says precinct tally would reveal voters’ decisions
1:00 PM Sep 24, 2014
Craig Colquitt
The Mill at Lebanon Gallery art show, which opens Thursday night, will feature area artists Nancy Testerman and Craig Colquitt, a former NFL and Super Bowl champion punter.
8:00 AM Sep 24, 2014
(Jared Felkins • Lebanon Democrat) Lynn Youngblood works the polls at Lebanon High School on Tuesday for a sales tax referendum.
By a slimmer margin and with vastly fewer voters at the polls Tuesday than in past attempts, the proposed half-cent sales tax referendum failed by a 172-vote margin.
10:11 AM Sep 23, 2014
Lebanon police issued a sketch rendering of a suspect involved in an attempted kidnapping Sept. 9.
Lebanon police released a sketch-artist rendering Tuesday of a suspect wanted for a Sept. 9 attempted kidnapping at a pet supply store.
6:00 PM Sep 20, 2014
A cross section of society gathered on a brightly colored mat, almost as bright and colorful as the children who sat on it.
1:00 PM Sep 19, 2014
Tuesday final chance to vote on half-cent hike
12:00 PM Sep 19, 2014
Sandra Cochran
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store officials reported Wednesday significant increases in both restaurant and retail sales during its financial report for the fourth quarter and the fiscal year that ended Aug. 1.
7:00 PM Sep 18, 2014
A meeting between Cumberland University administrators and members of the Amazon management team last week at the Lebanon fulfillment center could prove to be the catalyst for a partnership between the company and college.
11:00 AM Sep 18, 2014
Philip Craighead
One day remains for early voting in Lebanon on a proposed half-cent sales tax increase.
8:00 PM Sep 17, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) A new Planet Playground is expected to re-open in January and will look different from the current wooden structure.
Planet Playground, a more than decade-old wooden structure that provides outdoor recreational entertainment for thousands of Mt. Juliet children at Charlie Daniels Park, will soon receive a makeover.
6:00 PM Sep 13, 2014
The Felkins family was recently handed a series of setbacks in life. There were lessons to be learned, and hopefully we will be able to take these disappointments and turn them into opportunities.