2:00 PM Jan 14, 2015
Jamie Luffman
Mt. Juliet firefighters will soon be entitled to additional sick leave and vacation hours.
1:00 PM Jan 14, 2015
Philip Craighead
Lebanon Mayor Phillip Craighead responded to allegations of misconduct brought up by Ward 1 Councilor Lanny Jewell during last week’s city council meeting.
2:00 PM Jan 10, 2015
The Farm Service Agency, UT Extension and TSU Cooperative Extension Program plan to hold Farm Bill meeting in Cookeville this month.
9:00 AM Jan 6, 2015
Philip Craighead
Council expected to vote on new code after it was deferred
9:00 AM Jan 3, 2015
Wilson County Mayor Randall Hutto said the county is focused on preparing for expected growth in 2015 and improving several aspects of the county.
8:00 AM Dec 30, 2014
Lebanon looks to overturn judge’s decision in Thompson fatal shooting
9:17 AM Dec 26, 2014
Scott Bowen
Lebanon city attorney Andy Wright responded Tuesday to former police Chief Scott Bowen’s attorney Keith Williams denying Williams’ previous proposal to settle Bowen’s case prior to a disciplinary hearing.
5:00 PM Dec 24, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (from left) are Wilson County Sheriff’s Office Detective Robert ‘B.J.’ Stafford, TBI Director Mark Gwynn and TBI Deputy Director Ed Jones.
Wilson County Sheriff’s Office Detective Robert “B.J.” Stafford recently graduated from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Leadership Academy.
8:00 AM Dec 18, 2014
The city of Lebanon will not use city attorney Andy Wright for a potential disciplinary appeal hearing concerning the dismissal of former police Chief Scott Bowen.
1:00 PM Dec 17, 2014
A proposed agreement between Wilson County and the City of Lebanon has received backlash from officials and citizens since the proposed deal was announced.
9:00 AM Dec 17, 2014
Several citizens showed support for Scott Bowen at the first public occasion for them to address Lebanon Mayor Phillip Craighead.
8:00 AM Dec 17, 2014
An attorney representing former Lebanon police Chief Scott Bowen said Tuesday Mayor Philip Craighead fired Bowen for political reasons and plans to go the legal distance to fight it, if needed.
7:00 PM Dec 16, 2014
Rachel Warren smiles as Wilson County Mayor Randall Hutto and former Wilson County Mayor Robert Dedman honor Warren during Monday’s Wilson County Commission meeting. Dedman hired the retiring Warren 23 years ago.
The Wilson County Commission debated several issues Monday, including a letter to a state office regarding the county’s credit rating and the yearly budget deadline.
4:20 PM Dec 16, 2014
Scott Bowen
Lebanon lawyer says ex-police chief kept information from mayor
9:00 AM Dec 16, 2014
Tick Bryan
The Lebanon City Council will seek to establish an expense account for the city’s contribution to the Wilson County Veterans Park eternal flame during its meeting Tuesday.
9:00 AM Dec 12, 2014
Members of the Lebanon City Council received information and recommendations Thursday about the future of city employee retiree benefits and their potential effects on the city.
8:00 AM Dec 12, 2014
Attorneys for both Lebanon and former police Chief Scott Bowen plan to meet Friday morning to talk about a possible resolution after Bowen’s dismissal Wednesday by Mayor Philip Craighead.