8:00 PM Oct 1, 2014
Randall Hutto
Wilson County Mayor Randall Hutto was elected vice president of the Greater Nashville Regional Council at its annual business meeting Sept. 18.
7:00 PM Oct 1, 2014
Terri Merryman
Former television news anchor becomes county’s biggest cheerleader
1:00 PM Sep 30, 2014
Gilbert Graves
A pair of Wilson County community leaders shared words of remembrance in honor of former longtime Wilson County commissioner Gilbert Graves, who died Friday afternoon in a farming-related accident.
9:00 AM Sep 30, 2014
Mike Jennings
Watertown city officials and the state treasury department disagree on the findings of a special investigation that shows Watertown misappropriated more than $21,000.
4:00 PM Sep 25, 2014
(Submitted to the Democrat) Public Works Commissioner Jeff Baines (right) accepts one of three awards from the Greater Nashville Regional Council on behalf of Lebanon. These awards honor local governments in the greater Nashville region.
The city of Lebanon received three local government awards last week for its success in economic development, planning and waste management.
9:00 PM Sep 24, 2014
Wilson County recently established membership in FEMA’s Community Rating System program.
12:00 PM Sep 23, 2014
The Mt. Juliet Board of Commissioners honored several community leaders Monday night while discussing changes to the city’s Christmas parade routine.
11:00 AM Sep 20, 2014
A short agenda still produced a sizable crowd at Friday’s Wilson County Board of Zoning Appeals meeting.
2:00 PM Sep 19, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (from left) are new Wilson County Parks and Recreation Advisory Board members Clive Arlington, Jeni Lind Brinkman, Boone Swain, Sharon Watson, Karen Dedman, Chris Corley, Terry Muncher and John Shields.
The Wilson County Commission recently formed a Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, and it is in need of input from the community through a survey.
11:00 AM Sep 19, 2014
Mike Jennings
An audit report on Watertown released earlier this month showed “indicators of possible financial distress.”
9:00 AM Sep 18, 2014
Randall Hutto
The newly elected Wilson County Commission was given the task of nominating members to serve on several committees Monday.
12:00 PM Sep 17, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Pictured is former Lebanon Airport Commission member Joe Holbrook with members of the Lebanon City Council and airport commission. The Lebanon City Council honored Holbrook on Tuesday.
The Lebanon City Council honored a longtime Lebanon Municipal Airport commissioner Tuesday night, while also handling citizens’ concerns.
9:00 AM Sep 17, 2014
A rezone request and an amendment to the county zoning ordinance drew some discussion at the Wilson County Commission meeting Monday.
12:00 PM Sep 16, 2014
Philip Craighead
The Lebanon City Council is expected to vote on several items Tuesday night, with design guidelines for the Lebanon Historic Preservation Commission as one of the top priorities.
1:00 PM Sep 13, 2014
The Wilson County Commission is expected to discuss the formation of a Parks and Recreation Advisory Board as part of business at its Monday meeting.
12:00 PM Sep 13, 2014
Philip Craighead
The Lebanon Square renovation project could begin as quickly as mid-October, according to officials at a meeting Friday at the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce office.
9:00 AM Sep 10, 2014
Randall Hutto
Wilson County’s newly elected public officials began new terms Sept. 1.