11:00 AM May 28, 2014
A witness and the girlfriend of a man apparently shot and killed by his grandfather May 7 said the accused gunman was “drunk out of his mind” when the incident took place at their home on Chicken Road.
8:00 AM May 22, 2014
Uncle Pete’s Restaurant and Truck Stop was abuzz with activity Wednesday when a production crew dropped by to film segments of a video for Old Crow Medicine Show’s release of its new single and album.
12:00 PM May 17, 2014
Ret. Maj. Brian Jimenez tries to instill things like citizenship and character education into the more than 100 Junior ROTC students under his command at Wilson Central High School.
8:00 AM May 13, 2014
Parnell, a 2001 graduate of Mt. Juliet High School, died April 28 when snow gave way beneath him and he fell 800 feet into Crater Lake in Oregon, according to his father, Scott Parnell. He was 31.
7:00 PM May 10, 2014
“Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.” — Steve Jobs
8:00 AM May 10, 2014
A Wilson County Board of Education vote to ban a book from the schools’ required reading list may violate board policy, but returning the book to students without a vote to do so could be a violation of the state Open Meetings Act.
11:00 AM May 8, 2014
A Georgia man filed a complaint with the Lebanon Police Department on Monday claiming a Wilson County commissioner apparently made a threat against him during last month’s Wilson Planning Commission meeting.
1:35 PM May 3, 2014
Video of LGSA 10U and 14U leagues' opening ceremony, featuring special honors for the late coach Curt Parsons and his family.
1:35 PM May 3, 2014
It was a moment I’ll not soon forget, not for a long time. At the time, I thought it was the end of the world. In retrospect, it couldn’t have worked out better.
8:00 AM Apr 26, 2014
Wilson County District Attorney Tommy Thompson closes case on ethics complaint involving multiple county officials.
3:00 PM Apr 19, 2014
About four months shy a year since Lebanon attorney Jere McCulloch died while competing in a bicycle race, a Leadership Wilson group plans to honor his memory and raise funds for a special needs organization with the first Jere’s Ride.
2:00 PM Apr 19, 2014
A Mt. Juliet runner will be among three other Wilson Countians and about 35,000 others from around the world at the starting line Monday to take part in the 118th running of the Boston Marathon.
11:00 AM Apr 19, 2014
Easter and Christmas are traditionally pew-packing services at churches each year.
11:00 AM Apr 16, 2014
For all the terrible emotions brought about when two bombs exploded at the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon one year ago Tuesday, former Friendship Christian School cross country runner Josh Erhard said his life changed for the better.
2:00 PM Apr 12, 2014
“Law and order exist for the purpose of establishing justice and when they fail in this purpose they become the dangerously structured dams that block the flow of social progress.” — Martin Luther King Jr.
4:30 PM Apr 5, 2014
The Wilson County Board of Education could narrow the field of 17 candidates vying for the director of schools vacancy Monday, or it may interview all or none of them.