11:00 AM May 9, 2014
Wilson County celebrated the 10th annual Tennessee Scholars program Thursday at Cumberland University. High school seniors were honored for their academic achievement and community service.
12:30 PM May 7, 2014
McCullough signs on dotted line
7:00 PM Apr 29, 2014
(Submitted Photo) Lebanon students participate in Saturday’s Think Green, Think Clean event.
Local students stepped up to help the environment Saturday as part of the annual Think Green, Think Clean litter challenge.
4:00 PM Apr 24, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Pictured at the Tennessee State University Wilson County Alumni Chapter’s April meeting are (seated, from left) Virgileen Seay, Carlena Hamlin, Linda Tapley-Barber, Audrey Stradford, Ann Tapley-Irvin, (standing, from left) Russell Irvin, Evelyn McGregor, Emma Tapley- Stafford, Aniece McClure, Terry Barksdale and Robert Moxley.
Tennessee State University graduates have the opportunity to reconnect with fellow alumni thanks to the creation of a new Wilson County chapter of the TSU alumni association.
1:00 PM Apr 24, 2014
Watertown is in preparations for the 26th annual spring edition of the Mile-Long Yard Sale on Saturday.
3:00 PM Apr 23, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Commissioner Jeff Joines reads a resolution honoring Commissioner Billy Rowland for 20 years of service as a County Commissioner at the Monday night meeting. Pictured with them are Rowland’s family and members of the Public Records Committee, which Rowland has served on for 19 years.
The county commission honored one of its own at its Monday meeting.
1:00 PM Apr 15, 2014
After a long interview process Saturday, the Wilson County Board of Education emerged with its two finalists for the vacant director of schools position.
7:00 PM Apr 10, 2014
The Wilson County Board of Education will hold the first round of interviews Saturday for the new director of schools.
6:00 PM Apr 10, 2014
OK, so, I’ve written in this column before about my (borderline) obsession with all things J.R.R. Tolkien. Well, Tuesday the second installment of the Hobbit movie trilogy was released on DVD.
4:00 PM Apr 10, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Jim Kinnard speaks during a luncheon in his honor Wednesday at Michael’s Cafe. He received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the 15th Judicial District Bar Association.
Members of the 15th Judicial District Bar Association gathered Wednesday to honor one of their own with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
3:00 PM Apr 10, 2014
Students in Southside Elementary’s upcoming performance of 'Rapunzel' took part in a dress rehearsal Wednesday at the Heydel Fine Arts Center at Cumberland University.
2:00 PM Apr 4, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Wilson County Archives received a $2,000 donation from the state of Tennessee last Thursday. Pictured (from left) are County Clerk Jim Goodall, Secretary of State Tre Hargett, Rep. Mark Pody, Archives Director Linda Granstaff, County Finance Director Aaron Maynard, Sen. Mae Beavers, Rachel Warren with the county mayor's office and Register of Deeds Bev Spickard. Granstaff said the funds would go to buy acid-free folders to preserve the county's oldest records. ‘We are ve
Wilson County Archives received a $2,000 donation from the state of Tennessee last Thursday.
2:00 PM Mar 28, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Tennessee Health Commissioner John Dreyzehner, second from right, presented the Wilson County Health Department a check for nearly $56,000 Thursday.
Tennessee Health Commissioner Dr. John Dreyzehner visited the Wilson County Health Department in Lebanon to present $55,909 in funding as part of the Tennessee Tobacco Settlement Program.
6:00 PM Mar 27, 2014
So I have discovered the last few days that no matter how much you watch college basketball, you never know what will happen during the “Big Dance.”