2:00 PM Aug 22, 2015
Editor’s Note: The views contained in the following letter are not necessarily the same as The Lebanon Democrat since the writer is also a regular contributing columnist for the paper.
2:00 PM Aug 21, 2015
County’s tourism record is worthy of civic pride
5:00 PM Aug 20, 2015
A friend of mine once told me that she could apply music lyrics to a lot of situations in her life. I’m no music scholar, so I can safely say that that would not be my forte. But I do have my own equivalent — movie quotes.
4:00 PM Aug 15, 2015
In the August 13 edition there was a discussion on carrying handguns at the County Fair. The county officials quoted seemed to be opposed to the idea even while admitting that it is state law.
4:00 PM Aug 7, 2015
Local schools’ success catching attention
6:00 PM Jul 30, 2015
Cancer continues to affect lives. The disease doesn’t discriminate and is a familiar foe, one that often is difficult to overcome alone.
2:00 PM Jul 29, 2015
It’s not a secret that Wilson County has some of the best schools in the state of Tennessee, as noted by its peers and parents alike. Within the county, there are two distinct school systems including the Wilson County School system and the Lebanon Special School District.
8:30 PM Jul 28, 2015
Last August, I wrote my first column for The Lebanon Democrat and explained to my readers how we would all bring out our fashionista in ourselves. I hope 52 weeks later, everyone feels a lot more fashionable.
2:00 PM Jul 27, 2015
Tom recently sat with his wife in a hospital in Ohio waiting to hear what the doctors would say about his father-in-law. Just that morning, the 85-year-old man stumbled out of bed and mumbled that someone needed to call 911. He felt unsteady, was confused and his hands shook.
2:00 PM Jul 24, 2015
See who got thumbs up this week.
7:00 PM Jul 17, 2015
There is an old saying among preachers, “Ninety percent of the work will be done by 10 percent of the people.” I’m sure this is true for many organizations that rely heavily on volunteers to do the needed work.
2:05 PM Jul 17, 2015
Thumbs up to both first responders who helped save the life of Peyton Bogle, and to the Bogle family for making an extra effort to say thank you to those who responded to the incident. “Today they showed up at the station and he got to sit in the fire engine and blow the horn. It was a pretty cool moment,” Lebanon Fire Department Shift Commander Bobby Cawthon said. “It was a good moment for the guys because the last time they saw him he was in the ambulance headed to Vanderbilt and a lot of times that’s the last you see of them.”
10:00 PM Jul 16, 2015
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9:30 PM Jul 16, 2015
“On the side of the box of my Superman costume it actually said, ‘Do not attempt to fly!’” ~Jerry Seinfeld, comedian
4:00 PM Jul 16, 2015
I would like to address a couple of Ms. Endsley’s comments in the July 14 Letters to the Editor.
2:00 PM Jul 14, 2015
I agree with only one point in Hershel Butts’ July 9th letter: that the Civil War was an important part of American history.