5:32 PM Jul 3, 2014
Photo courtesy of Twitter @mtjulietfire
Mt. Juliet firefighters extinguish a vehicle on fire Thursday morning on Interstate 40.
2:00 PM May 9, 2014
(Laurie Everett • Mt. Juliet News) Mt. Juliet’s Keller Williams Reality’s RED DAy team works on Juanita Johnson’s home in Mt. Juliet. They spruced it up on the annual “give back day.” It was the 20th anniversary of Johnson’s home built by Wilson County Habitat for Humanity. Hers was the first built in the local Habitat program.
Juanita Johnson’s cottage in Lebanon got a spring makeover Thursday. Her abode was built 20 years ago and was the very first Habitat for Humanity house built in Wilson County. Hundreds have been built since by the non-profit that builds homes for those who need a hand-up.
2:55 PM May 8, 2014
Mt. Juliet police closed a street Thursday afternoon following a wreck with minor injuries.
7:00 PM Apr 25, 2014
Two cars collide in the center lane and a 911 call ensues. Every parent’s worst nightmare. Thankfully this time, it was only a simulation.
2:00 PM Apr 24, 2014
Celebrities from sports, music and television will team up for the third annual Christmas 4 Kids Celebrity Golf Tournament.
9:15 AM Apr 24, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Mt. Juliet Police) Emergency officials simulate a crash last year at Mt. Juliet High School.
MT. JULIET – A reality-based portrayal of a car crash and the subsequent response by first responders, emergency medical personnel and law enforcement will take place Thursday at 10 a.m. at Mt. Juliet High School.
3:00 PM Apr 22, 2014
MT. JULIET – Local families and volunteers are gearing up for the inaugural Cure For Our Friends golf tournament benefitting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation on April 26 at Windtree Golf Course.
6:53 PM Oct 22, 2013
Event benefits Mt. Juliet Senior Activity Center
7:47 PM Sep 25, 2013
(George Page • Mt. Juliet News) Hundreds of Native Americans will travel to Mt. Juliet to take part in the Mt. Juliet Pow Wow tribal dance competition.
Venue at Mundy Memorial Park this year
10:45 PM Aug 13, 2013
(George Page • Lebanon Democrat) Additions like Ava's Splash Pad at Charlie Daniels Park help make Mt. Juliet the third most family friendly city in Tennessee.
A Little League Park, proximity to lakes and low tax rate are several reasons why Mt. Juliet was named third-best place for young families in Tennessee, according to a consumer website.
3:39 AM Aug 8, 2013
(Photo courtesy of Mt. Juliet Police) Flooding on Curd Road near Mt. Juliet High School.
Numerous roads are shut down Thursday morning in Mt. Juliet and police officials said “the city is practically shut down.” Mt. Juliet Police spokesman Tyler Chandler said there was a water rescue in progress on Beckwith Road with a man trapped in his car at 7:30 a.m.
8:12 AM Aug 2, 2013
(Photo courtesy of Mt. Juliet Police) Mt. Juliet Police Officer Mike Wentzell keeps pet pig Ham out of harm’s way.
“Ham” got a wild hair Wednesday and decided to make a break for greener pastures. His partner “Eggs” was left to look after their six piglets. The wanderer was a beloved pet potbelly pig and has a reputation for slipping out from under the watchful eyes of his owners who live on W. Division Street.