1:00 PM Oct 5, 2014
We think it’s safe to say that when parents speak of teaching their children to be tolerant, most prefer that their sons and daughters reflect the boundaries of mom and dad’s personal preferences. But we wonder if that is properly preparing our young people for the world in which they will live.
12:00 PM Oct 5, 2014
Mr. & Mrs. William Austin Horne
Weddings & Engagements for Oct. 4-5, 2014
11:00 AM Oct 5, 2014
The Tennessee Affiliate of the Huntington’s Disease Society of America announced local volunteers plan to raise awareness of the genetic neurological disease through the Team Hope 5K/Walk.
10:00 AM Oct 5, 2014
I need to do some boasting. I won’t be bragging on myself, but rather some community leaders.
9:00 AM Oct 5, 2014
This year marked the 21st annual celebration of National Public Lands Day, the nation’s largest single-day volunteer effort for America’s public lands.
8:00 AM Oct 5, 2014
Can you believe there are only 13 more weeks until Christmas? Many consumers are once again looking at purchasing most of their gifts online.
7:00 AM Oct 4, 2014
Rugby boys pump water at the town pump in the early 1900s.
Celebrate the history and culture of Appalachian families who settled the Rugby region with a free, family-friendly day filled with demonstrations, crafters and children’s activities Oct. 4 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.
10:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
MURFREESBORO – During October, join Stones River National Battlefield and its partners for an array of programs focused on Murfreesboro and Rutherford County’s role in the major events of the nation’s history.
9:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
MT. JULIET – The Hoover Hope Foundation announced the Hoover Ride Gran Fondo presented by Ride615, a bicycling event for all ages, will be Sept. 27.
8:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
With cooler temperatures come a plethora of festivals in Tennessee that will pack any fall calendar.
7:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
Members of the Tyler Cates American Legion Post 281 in Mt. Juliet recently honored 10 World War II veterans during a celebration in their honor.
6:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Melinda Myers) Shred fall leaves with a mower and leave them on the lawn to add organic matter and nutrients to the soil.
You can see and feel the change of seasons. Fall color is starting to appear, pansies, mums and asters are in the garden center and your thoughts are turning to preparing your landscape for winter.
5:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
Most of us are hesitant to express opinions when we think our viewpoint is not widely shared. This has been referred to as the “spiral of silence.”
4:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Carrie Underwood) Carrie Underwood is pictured with her dog, Ace.
After a show in Indianapolis, Carrie Underwood walked off stage and straight to her dressing room, where she had left her beloved rat terrier, Ace. But when she opened the door, Ace wasn’t there … or so she thought.
3:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
One of the things I remembered most when taking bridge lessons was the instructor’s advice, “Many roads lead to Rome.”
2:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (middle row, from left) are Betty Jackson, Jane Hollis, Barbara Pody, Sisi Kinnard, Kathy Warmath, Yvonne Hunter, Patricia Hollis, (back row, from left) Vicki Wuenscher, Julie Brockman, Rep. Mark Pody and ‘Granny Grafton’ (seated).
The Republican Women of Wilson County met Sept. 9 at the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce office.
1:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
Democratic candidates visit Wilson County Fair