2:00 PM May 30, 2014
Thumbs up to Wilson County’s class of 2014 graduates.
5:00 PM May 29, 2014
Already a number of Wilson County schools have held graduation ceremonies, with several more planned for this weekend.
6:00 PM May 28, 2014
This time two years ago I was actually at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, but sadly, this year I was forced to watch at home.
2:00 PM May 28, 2014
The city of Lebanon plans to bring back two prior existing positions within its ranks, which shows some real growth both within our local government and throughout the city in terms of revenue.
6:00 PM May 27, 2014
The suspension of 30 Mt. Juliet High School students is drawing ire from many because some believe the penalty exceeds the crime.
5:00 PM May 27, 2014
Last Wednesday afternoon, I paid homage to Otis Redding and sat on the dock of the bay, except it wasn’t “the ‘Frisco Bay;” it was the bay in the Southwest corner.
6:00 PM May 24, 2014
About a year ago, I wrote about a young man named Harsh Patel, the 2013 valedictorian at Mt. Juliet High School.
5:00 PM May 24, 2014
If the experts’ forecasts prove to be true, there will be quite a few travelers on the highways this Memorial Day weekend.
6:00 PM May 23, 2014
Thumbs up to Whitney Lackey, who plans to compete in the Special Olympics USA Games in June. Lackey, 17, was diagnosed with rare tuberous sclerosis complex when she was 2 months old. She will be competing in bocce.
6:00 PM May 22, 2014
As Memorial Day weekend approaches, many people have their minds on cookouts, trips to visit relatives, vacations and all manner of other things.
6:00 PM May 21, 2014
I had all but set in stone my column topic for this week, a glimpse inside this year’s Billboard Music Awards, but then something even better happened.
6:00 PM May 20, 2014
Unlike the last two times, Maureen and I did not feel threatened by the San Diego wildfires this past week.
10:16 AM May 18, 2014
It was possibly the most far-reaching decision made by government in Wilson County in more than a decade, but not in a good way.
6:00 PM May 16, 2014
I remember when I was a child and teenager and the wait for my birthday seemed like an eternity.
3:00 PM May 16, 2014
Thumbs up to organizers of the Go Johnny Go 5K Walk/Run 10K and the Johnny Keel Welness Foundation for presenting $5,000 to Sherry’s Run, which is the largest grassroots, faith-based organization in Wilson County that serves and makes a difference in the lives of families who are fighting cancer. The Go Johnny Go event is Saturday at 7 a.m. at Sports Village in Lebanon.
6:00 PM May 15, 2014
Draft weekend has ended, and now everybody gets to critique their respective team’s choices. I have to say that I am pretty pleased with the Titans.
3:00 PM May 15, 2014
Thursday is National Peace Officers Memorial Day, and there’s something to celebrate in Wilson County.