As the first nails were hammered into frames that will soon be two new Wilson County Habitat for Humanity homes Saturday morning in Lebanon, friends gathered across town at the first Habitat home built in Wilson County to honor another milestone.
The sounds of hammers and saws resonated from the Lake Street and Hobbs Avenue communities in Lebanon beginning Saturday morning when construction started on the 61st and 62nd Habitat for Humanity homes to be built in Wilson County.
Wilson County Director of Schools Donna Wright revealed the reason why former transportation director Josh Hinerman was fired earlier this month while several bus drivers and other transportation department staff spoke adamantly against the decision.
Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead and GoodSports president and chief executive Jerald Good both confirmed a handshake deal Wednesday to bring one of the first in a chain of hotels and sports complexes to Lebanon’s Cumberland Center.
Lebanon police investigators joined forces with the federal Drug Enforcement Agency and more than a dozen other agencies to get indictments for 41 suspects on charges ranging from conspiracy to distribute cocaine, heroin and marijuana to money laundering.