7:00 PM Dec 10, 2014
A Night in December serves fun, funds for senior center
1:00 PM Nov 26, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Christmas for All prepares to open its toy warehouse at Westland Methodist Church with the help of (from left) Christmas for All president Alan Ricketts, Lebanon fire Assistant Chief Jason Baird, Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead and Lt Brian Fountain.
Christmas for All will begin distribution of toys the week after Thanksgiving, and the Lebanon Fire Department will continue its more than 80-year Spirit of Christmas Toy Drive to help children in and around Lebanon have a merry Christmas.
4:00 PM Nov 20, 2014
A colony of gulls provided an unusual sight for some Walmart shoppers on Wednesday morning.
11:00 AM Nov 19, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Cedar Street is without an unusual home as of earlier this week, but its owner, Gail King, still doesn’t understand what the fuss was all about.
Councilor says he got about 50 calls from Ward 2 residents who wanted it removed
12:00 PM Nov 12, 2014
(Photo courtesy of ‘Saga of the Submarine Scabby’) A book about the U.S.S Scabbardfish recalls the history of the submarine and brings back memories for one Lebanon Navy veteran.
Both author, Lebanon man served aboard U.S.S. Scabbardfish
7:00 PM Oct 29, 2014
A group of realtors gathered Tuesday at the Lebanon Public Safety Office to learn a few self-defense techniques that could save their lives.
7:00 PM Oct 22, 2014
Weeklong tour includes workshops, visits to local facilities, more
11:00 AM Oct 18, 2014
University Medical Center successfully completed a procedure last month on one of the most influential figures to emerge from the Rwandan genocide.
7:00 PM Oct 17, 2014
Hobby blossoms into much more for local gardener
7:00 PM Oct 2, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) New bicycle patrolman Matt Dedman showcases af patrol bike. Jeff Scott joins Dedman as the new part-time bike patrolmen.
The Lebanon Police Department recently expanded its bicycle patrol with the addition of two men to patrol local neighborhoods and business areas.
5:00 PM Oct 1, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) The Lebanon Square is expected to be filled with scarecrows of all shapes and sizes soon.
The Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce’s Community Tourism Division invites local businesses, civic groups and families to participate in the first Scarecrow Stroll.
4:00 PM Oct 1, 2014
Dr. Donald Cole
Dr. Donald Cole recently underwent a successful surgery for a previously undetected colon cancer.
2:00 PM Oct 1, 2014
The 12th annual Low Country Boil will be Saturday at the “top of the hill” in Southfork Subdivision at 2212 Cartel Drive in Lebanon.
7:00 PM Sep 24, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead, Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce President Sue Vanatta, Councilors Rob Cesternino and Fred Burton along with representatives from the Tennessee Department of Transportation and other locals celebrated the groundbreaking of the Lebanon Square renovation project Tuesday.
The renovation of the Lebanon Square got its official start Tuesday as local and state officials held a groundbreaking ceremony.
7:00 PM Sep 17, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Country star Lorrie Morgan holds Elvis, who is currently at New Leash on Life in Lebanon. Morgan recently partnered with the organization.
Country star Lorrie Morgan toured the New Leash on Life Pet Adoption Center on Tuesday morning and announced a partnership with the animal shelter.
7:00 PM Sep 16, 2014
Memphis came to Lebanon on Saturday, and looks to return every year into the future.
8:00 AM Sep 12, 2014
Editor’s Note: The following is a story in an ongoing series that takes an up-close look at the proposed 1/2-cent sales tax increase on the ballot currently in Lebanon.