12:00 PM Oct 18, 2014
Budget amendments and fund transfers fill the Wilson County Commission meeting agenda for Monday night.
8:00 AM Oct 18, 2014
Mike Jennings
Group seeking to aid human trafficking victims now pleads to state mental health board
9:00 AM Oct 16, 2014
Wilson County’s sales tax revenues in September declined slightly from the previous month but remained higher compared to a year ago.
1:00 PM Oct 15, 2014
Ed Hagerty
The Mt. Juliet Board of Commissioners made the first step in acquiring property for a third Mt. Juliet fire station Monday night at its meeting.
9:00 AM Oct 10, 2014
The City of Lebanon is in a great financial state despite the failed sales tax referendum, according to city officials.
8:00 AM Oct 10, 2014
The Wilson County Budget Committee approved the plans for Project Conviction Thursday night, but with a slight change.
11:00 AM Oct 9, 2014
The Lebanon Housing Authority executive director has plans to develop the federal housing properties and wants resident input for future changes.
12:00 PM Oct 8, 2014
G.C. Hixson
In place since 2006, Wilson County’s Payment In Lieu of Tax or PILOT program is “a key element that has made a difference in making us competitive with other counties” in attracting new industry and creating new jobs locally, according to G.C. Hixson, executive director of the county’s Joint Economic and Community Development Board.
9:00 AM Oct 8, 2014
Chris Dowell
The Lebanon City Council approved several items at its meeting Tuesday night, including the first step in building a new fire hall.
8:00 AM Oct 7, 2014
Chris Dowell
The Lebanon City Council is expected to vote on several debated items at its meeting Tuesday night.
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.