5:00 PM Nov 21, 2015
Editor’s Note: The following column appeared in the Nov. 29, 2014 edition of The Democrat. We are reprinting it in honor of the approaching Thanksgiving holiday. Visit Market Street Church of Christ’s Community Thanksgiving Dinner on Thursday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Lebanon church.
4:00 PM Nov 20, 2015
See who got a thumbs-up this week.
1:00 PM Nov 20, 2015
Make no mistake about it: now is the ideal time for someone on the Republican side of Tennessee’s state legislature to show some leadership and forethought.
10:00 PM Nov 18, 2015
If you are like me, you love the holiday season. Time with family and friends, holiday shopping and eating! The holiday season provides an abundance of opportunities for over indulgence.
5:00 PM Nov 18, 2015
Before I get started, I’ll give this disclaimer: what I’m about to say is not meant to influence your opinion on the situation one way or another. By now, how you feel about the situation is pretty secure I’ll bet.
8:00 AM Nov 18, 2015
“Of all the management practices used to improve both the economic success and performance of cow-calf production, having a defined calving season is the most important” according to Justin Rhinehart, University of Tennessee Extension beef cattle specialist.
2:00 PM Nov 17, 2015
SAN DIEGO — This past weekend in the Southwest corner desert, a bunch of old golfers once again closed out a year of golf.
5:00 PM Nov 14, 2015
“I believe that the role of limited government should be looking after the needs of veterans, the elderly, children and those institutions that improve the quality of life for struggling families. I don’t believe that government should bend to serve the needs of subsidized multi-national corporations and entitled billionaires.” — Moby
2:00 PM Nov 13, 2015
See who got a thumbs-up this week.
1:00 PM Nov 13, 2015
I hear it all the time, from both politicians and friends alike: the idea that somehow, somewhere, at some point, America became weak. One of the leading presidential candidates has a slogan that says, “Make America Great Again.”
4:00 PM Nov 6, 2015
Look who got a thumbs-up this week
12:00 PM Nov 6, 2015
Not that awful long ago, a mom, dad and their little girl were enjoying a nice autumn Saturday drive through southern Wilson County. Down through Watertown, over to Norene, then a picnic in Cedars of Lebanon.
3:00 PM Nov 3, 2015
We live at the end of a cul de sac in an established development in the Southwest corner, and consequently do not have many trick-or-treaters here in the Southwest corner.
4:00 PM Oct 31, 2015
“Charlie Brown is the one person I identify with. C.B. is such a loser. He wasn’t even the star of his own Halloween special.” — Chris Rock
3:00 PM Oct 30, 2015
See who got a thumbs-up for the week.
2:05 PM Oct 30, 2015
I sometimes worry as I age that I will lose a passion for the things that once drove me. There’s not been too much drop-off yet — I’m as wild about my wife as the first day I laid eyes on her, am crazy about our kids and still very passionate about my job. And when it comes to sports, I still love them, too.
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.