7:00 PM Aug 20, 2014
(Photo courtesy of NASA • Carla Cioffi) Expedition 33/34 astronauts onboard the International Space Station answer questions in a live downlink at a NASA Social exploring science on the ISS at NASA Headquarters on Feb. 20, 2013 in Washington. Pictured (from left) are NASA astronauts Tom Marshburn, Kevin Ford and Canadian Space Agency astronaut Chris Hadfield.
Winfree Bryant Middle School students and faculty will get one-on-one time with an astronaut live on the International Space Station on Tuesday.
12:00 PM Aug 20, 2014
Mark Chesnutt
Country music fans can enjoy a concert from country music star Mark Chesnutt on Wednesday night at the Wilson County Fair.
7:00 PM Aug 19, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Cumberland University baseball coach Woody Hunt speaks to students at Tuckers Crossroads School on Monday. Seated are principal Susie Breedwell and school board member Larry Tomlinson.
Bullying is a subject that has become prominent in many settings, and one local school made a pledge Monday to stop it.
11:00 AM Aug 19, 2014
Fairgoers will have several things to see and do Tuesday night at the Wilson County Fair.
10:40 AM Aug 19, 2014
Mt. Juliet’s Brette Ruff (center) is crowned 2014 Fairest of the Fair on Monday night. First runner-up is Elizabeth Kate Armistead (left) and second runner-up is Caroline Allison Hendrick. Hendrick was also voted crowd favorite.
Video from the crowning of the 2014 Fairest of the Fair Brette Ruff. #wilsoncofairtn
9:00 AM Aug 16, 2014
A small agenda still produced a good deal of discussion at Friday’s Board of Zoning Appeals meeting.
2:00 PM Aug 15, 2014
Wilson County’s big event begins Friday at the James E. Ward Ag Center.
12:00 PM Aug 15, 2014
Mt. Juliet will soon have even more options for those wishing to locate in the city with the approval of several new apartment complexes.
12:00 PM Aug 14, 2014
Biggest Loser finalist Joe Ostaszewski stopped in Watertown Wednesday as part of his cross-country “Riding It Forward” tour.
7:00 PM Aug 13, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Mandy and Isabel Walden roll out a bowl for the upcoming Empty Bowls fundraiser to benefit the Wilson County Help Center. The bowl-making event was held at Lebanon Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Community readies for annual Empty Bowls fundraiser
1:00 PM Aug 13, 2014
Kenny Martin
Mt. Juliet was recently named a “city on the rise” by economic research website NerdWallet.
12:00 PM Aug 12, 2014
(Photo courtesy of rideitforward.com) Joe Ostaszewski is a former ‘Biggest Loser’ contestant. As a finalist on season 14 of the reality show – he lost 147 pounds, slimming down to 217 from 364.
Students at Watertown Elementary School will get a visit from Biggest Loser finalist Joe Ostaszewski on Wednesday.
1:00 PM Aug 9, 2014
Gov. Bill Haslam made a brief stop in Mt. Juliet on Tuesday while on the campaign trail prior to Thursday’s Republican primary.
11:00 AM Aug 9, 2014
Today is National Book Lovers Day. What better way to celebrate than taking a trip to the local library?