1:00 PM Jul 20, 2014
Pictured (from left) are club member Eddie Pawlawski, Becky Kegley and club president Phil Carter.
Becky Kegley, principal at Winfree Bryant Middle School was the guest speaker at the Lebanon Kiwanis Club meeting Monday.
12:00 PM Jul 20, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Donn Jones • CMA) Record crowds gather at the Bud Light Stage at Bridgestone Arena Plaza during the 2014 CMA Music Festival.
NASHVILLE – The 2014 CMA Music Festival contributed a record-setting $39.3 million in direct visitor spending to the local community, according to numbers released by the Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp.
11:00 AM Jul 20, 2014
Charleigh Ray Lasater
Birth Announcements for July 19-20, 2014
10:00 AM Jul 20, 2014
I have a new T-shirt with the phrase, “Be a Parent, Not a Peer” on the front. What amazes me is that whenever I wear it in public, some parent will just start talking with me about how much they like the shirt and how they agree with the sentiment.
9:00 AM Jul 20, 2014
Just as Germany laid claim to the World Cup in soccer last week, Mt. Juliet’s David Heimbach made major announcements about bubble ball soccer coming to Wilson County.
8:00 AM Jul 20, 2014
Food stamp participants can stretch their savings when they learn to coupon. Anyone can coupon, and the principle is virtually the same for all consumers.
9:00 AM Jul 6, 2014
I thought the Internet was supposed to make everything easier. It doesn’t, but I am grateful for what it does bring to United Way of Wilson County.
8:00 AM Jul 6, 2014
Thomas Partlow, the man who still keeps the Wilson County Archives alive and well in conjunction with Linda Grandstaff, was born on South Maple Street and moved one time to West Spring Street, where he still resides.
10:00 PM Jul 5, 2014
Achievement is something everyone strives for, but not all get. So why is it some make it while others only dream about it? Achievement is planted inwardly before it can be seen outwardly.
10:00 PM Jun 28, 2014
I had to pick the hottest, most humid time of the year to start exercising and attempt to lose some weight. Notice I said attempt.
8:00 PM Jun 28, 2014
This column may be of a different caliber than usual, however, without this realization in life that “our focus must be on becoming better individuals,” we will not achieve success and peace in any part of life.
5:00 PM Jun 28, 2014
Jennifer Clark had a lot to celebrate last Sunday when she officially became a homeowner through Habitat for Humanity.
6:00 PM Jun 15, 2014
It’s a wonder she could walk upright as she raced down the hall to her bedroom and shut the door with an exclamation point—the chip on her shoulder was that big.
5:00 PM Jun 15, 2014
It’s a lazy summer afternoon at 92 degrees. A hiking trail leads to a large, open area of exposed limestone surrounded by thin, gravelly soil. The sun bares down, the heat is intense and the ground is cracked. It’s not exactly prime conditions for most living things.
4:00 PM Jun 15, 2014
From Memphis to Kingsport and for all the small towns and tiny communities in between, the Tennessee State Fair is seeking the best of the best that the Volunteer State has to offer.
3:00 PM Jun 15, 2014
A fishing pole or a new tie may be traditional Father’s Day gifts, but experts say another important gift could be a conversation with the men in your life about taking control of their own health.


2:00 PM Jun 15, 2014
Miranda Lambert has followed her path with the surefootedness of a high-wire aerialist who prefers working without a net. Betting on herself, sticking to her convictions, doubling down when caution might have seemed the wiser choice – every risk she took and every due she paid led directly to her perch at the top.