8:00 PM Apr 13, 2015
(Photo courtesy of Carol Burdett) Native to the eastern and central United States, creeping phlox is a durable perennial that comes in many colors, including lavender, and can be a striking ‘carpet’ in the spring landscape.
Creeping phlox is a gardening favorite that many times gets overlooked because some gardeners feel that it loses its appeal once it quits flowering.
6:00 PM Apr 13, 2015
A Southern celebration of quality bourbon, craft beer and horse racing, Frontstretch Fest – the world’s largest Derby-viewing party – continues to prepare to bring the excitement of the most famous horse race to the Nashville Farmers’ Market on May 2 from 1-6 p.m.
4:00 PM Apr 13, 2015
We are creatures of many habits, such as procrastinating, half listening and gossiping.
2:00 PM Apr 13, 2015
Ramsey Lewis
Ramsey Lewis, the iconic jazz great and National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master award winner, brings his 50th anniversary performance of “The ‘In’ Crowd” and “Hang on Ramsey” to the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s James K. Polk Theater on April 25 at 8 p.m.
10:00 AM Apr 13, 2015
Disagreeing with an expert is most likely (who am I kidding?) not the thing to do.
8:00 AM Apr 13, 2015
Tennessee travelers find music continuously flows through every nook in the state from world-famous events like the Grand Ole Opry’s 90th Birthday Bash in Nashville, Boomsday in Knoxville and Elvis Week in Memphis to small towns keeping music roots preserved like at the Rockabilly Fest in Jackson, Blue Plum Art & Music Festival in Johnson City and Uncle Dave Macon Days Old-Time Music Festival in Murfreesboro.
10:00 PM Apr 12, 2015
NBC has ordered eight episodes of “First Dates,” an observational documentary series from executive producer Ellen DeGeneres and Shed Media that will take a peek at what happens when a couple meets for the first time, and love may be in the air.
8:00 PM Apr 12, 2015
(Photo courtesy of HGTV) Katherine O’Dell reacts when host John Gidding announces she won the HGTV Dream Home grand prize package worth more than $2 million.
There’s a new screenplay that aspiring author Katherine O’Dell, of Huntsville, Ala., may be writing soon.
6:00 PM Apr 12, 2015
Backyard chickens, a mainstay of the family farm, are steadily moving into new neighborhoods and joining communities nationwide, according to recent findings by Tractor Supply Co.
4:00 PM Apr 12, 2015
Birth Announcements for April 11-12, 2015
2:00 PM Apr 12, 2015
Jo E. Thompson and Jess M. Dillard
Weddings & Engagements for April 11-12, 2015
12:00 PM Apr 12, 2015
(Photo courtesy of Alan Poizner • CMA) Jim Ed Brown and the Browns, (seated, from left) Bonnie, Jim Ed and Maxine Brown, and The Oak Ridge Boys, (from left) Duane Allen, William Lee Golden, Richard Sterban and Joe Bonsall, are the newest inductees of the Country Music Hall of Fame. Grady Martin will be inducted posthumously.
Maxine Brown has a wonderful way of cutting right to the heart of the matter.
12:00 PM Apr 12, 2015
United Way of Wilson County works with more than 30 programs that assist people who live in Wilson County. Among the top questions we hear is, “what needs are these programs serving?”
10:00 AM Apr 12, 2015
(Submitted to The Democrat) (From left) Education committee member Kevin Davenport, Melissa Williams, education committee member Alesia Burnley and chamber chairman John Bradshaw showcase a variety of educational videos to upgrade their collection available for viewing during library time at Carroll Oakland Elementary School.
The Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce, through its business and education coalition, continued a 19-year tradition recently of supporting the efforts of teachers in the classroom.
8:00 AM Apr 12, 2015
“Leftovers” has always been a word at my house that everyone turns their nose u at. It seems to say, “better the first time around.” What’s a mom to do?
6:00 PM Apr 6, 2015
Out & About for April 4-5, 2015
12:00 PM Apr 6, 2015
I love it when people write or stop me on the street to ask bridge questions and here is one today that was asked recently.