6:00 PM Oct 28, 2015
While listening to Antoinette Welch, Hannah Project founder, speak at the Lebanon Noon Rotary Club meeting Tuesday, I couldn’t help but make connections with the situation at the University of Louisville.
7:00 PM Oct 27, 2015
The first turkey shoot contest of the season at the Gladeville Community Center was a roaring success. Hundreds of sharp shooters with their trusty shotguns were lined up for the competition. While munching on donuts, drinking coffee, and listening to the guns go off, they were all enjoying a day of relaxation from their daily routines.
1:00 PM Oct 27, 2015
This past weekend, my nephew, Zack Jewell, a graphics whiz in Boston, posted a parody video of professional wrestling on his Facebook page.
6:00 PM Oct 26, 2015
Dad, we bet you can remember your role models in grade school.
10:00 AM Oct 25, 2015
During the past week I’ve driven all over Wilson County to deliver United Way campaign materials to our educators. In other words, we are once again visiting educators, in hopes of raising funds to continue supporting approximately 30 local programs which serve Wilson County folks. In the case of educators, we expect there will be many designations to our education programs since they see, first hand, the impact of programs such as Students Taking A Right Stand (STARS), Kids on the Block, Homework Hotline, Books from Birth, the Second Harvest Backpack program and at least two local after school tutoring programs.
8:00 AM Oct 25, 2015
Everyone likes to save money, but some overwhelm at the mention of the word “coupon.” Turn this negative mentality into a positive with some quick tips.
7:00 PM Oct 23, 2015
Jesus uses the example of a branch in a vine to demonstrate the relationship between Him and us in John 15:1-8. Jesus is the vine; we are the branches and God the Father plays the part of the husbandman.
6:00 PM Oct 23, 2015
So I know that Christmas is like two months away, but I am starting to get super excited. Christmas is, by far, my favorite holiday.
4:05 PM Oct 23, 2015
See who got a thumbs-up this week.
6:00 PM Oct 22, 2015
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5:00 PM Oct 22, 2015
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4:00 PM Oct 22, 2015
Every few years, there comes a new idea to save American public schools.
9:30 PM Oct 21, 2015
Grazers, forage producers and livestock producers should make your plans to attend the 2015 Tennessee Forage and Grasslands annual meeting to be held Nov. 6 at the Ed Jones Auditorium at the Ellington Agricultural Center in Nashville. This is an opportunity to get up-to-date information on forage production.
8:30 PM Oct 21, 2015
The University of Tennessee Extension is promoting a new education campaign designed by the Federal Trade Commission to enlist people older than 65 to recognize and report frauds and scams called Pass It On.
7:00 PM Oct 21, 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.
6:00 PM Oct 21, 2015
I’ve always considered a college’s social environment a smaller representation of the country. You have your (student) government, social clubs (fraternities, sororities, hobby clubs), athletes and a larger amount of people trying to find their way in the midst of it all.
4:00 PM Oct 20, 2015
If this story has been told here before, I apologize, but if it was here, it appeared a long time ago, and my filing system, such as it is, shows no mention.