8:00 AM Dec 17, 2014
An attorney representing former Lebanon police Chief Scott Bowen said Tuesday Mayor Philip Craighead fired Bowen for political reasons and plans to go the legal distance to fight it, if needed.
8:00 PM Dec 13, 2014
For those not residing under a proverbial rock, the twinkling lights and images of Santa Claus are a clear indication 2014 will soon be another page in the history books.
9:00 AM Dec 13, 2014
A change in law in Lebanon’s charter earlier this year allowed Mayor Philip Craighead to fire police Chief Scott Bowen without city council approval.
8:00 AM Dec 13, 2014
Attorneys representing Lebanon and former police Chief Scott Bowen met Friday morning to discuss possible resolutions following Bowen’s termination Wednesday.
8:00 AM Dec 12, 2014
Attorneys for both Lebanon and former police Chief Scott Bowen plan to meet Friday morning to talk about a possible resolution after Bowen’s dismissal Wednesday by Mayor Philip Craighead.
9:00 AM Dec 10, 2014
An elderly Lebanon woman was injured after an unidentified drive-by robbery suspect grabbed her purse from a moving car Wednesday morning in the Kroger parking lot.
8:00 AM Dec 9, 2014
Among a handful of agenda items Monday night, the Lebanon Board of Education approved the school calendar for next year.
8:00 AM Dec 2, 2014
A Wilson Central High School teacher received an official reprimand Monday for hanging religious and ethnic symbols in the school’s hallway last week just before Thanksgiving break.
8:00 PM Nov 29, 2014
Thanksgiving traditions, I’m sure, can be found in many homes throughout Wilson County. The Felkins family’s most significant tradition was that of nonconformity.
8:00 AM Nov 29, 2014
Wilson County’s unemployment rate decreased by 0.2 percent in October and was the third month straight with a drop in jobless rates.
12:00 PM Nov 25, 2014
Two families celebrated the joy of new homeownership Sunday afternoon with the dedications of their new Habitat for Humanity homes in Lebanon.
7:00 PM Nov 22, 2014
“To bear with patience wrongs done to oneself is a mark of perfection, but to bear with patience wrongs done to someone else is a mark of imperfection and even of actual sin.” — Thomas Aquinas
12:00 PM Nov 18, 2014
Cinderella was there, Snow White and Pocahontas, too.
11:00 AM Nov 18, 2014
An unoccupied school bus caught fire Monday morning while parked at Mt. Juliet High School.
7:00 PM Nov 15, 2014
There are several things in this world I take seriously. At the top of that list are apologies and customer service.
8:00 AM Nov 13, 2014
Wilson County Schools officials suspended a Lebanon High School teacher for apparently hitting a student in the face after he used foul language.
7:00 PM Nov 8, 2014
“I believe that the role of limited government should be looking after the needs of veterans, the elderly, children and those institutions that improve the quality of life for struggling families. I don’t believe that government should bend to serve the needs of subsidized multi-national corporations and entitled billionaires.” — Moby