3:00 PM Apr 21, 2015
Lebanon’s local government missed an opportunity this week to show residents its commitment to transparency and public input.
6:00 PM Apr 17, 2015
Thumbs up to Walter J. Baird Middle School seventh-grade math teacher Kali Meyer Holder for accepting the 2015 Wilson County Teacher of the Year award.
5:00 PM Apr 17, 2015
Editor’s Note: The following column originally appeared in the Jan. 8, 2014 edition of The Democrat.
6:00 PM Apr 15, 2015
For anyone who knows me, it’s obvious winter is my favorite season.
6:00 PM Apr 14, 2015
I found out this weekend having my wife absent can be difficult for me.
1:00 PM Apr 10, 2015
Thumbs up to Lebanon High School students who used an afternoon pep rally to raise more than school morale Monday as they participated in Make-A-Wish Monday.
6:00 PM Apr 9, 2015
We are about to embark upon the awesome journey that I like to call “event season” here in Wilson County.
6:00 PM Apr 8, 2015
Welp. The men’s college basketball season is officially over and if there’s anything more depressing for me than watching Duke hoist another trophy, it’s the six-month drought that will follow the season’s end.
6:00 PM Apr 7, 2015
The last time I played Camp Pendleton’s Marine Memorial Golf Course was several years ago when Wayne Dedman came out from Middle Tennessee to visit his sister’s family, who then lived in Temecula, Calif.
5:00 PM Apr 4, 2015
“We are told to let our light shine, and if it does, we won’t need to tell anybody it does. Lighthouses don’t fire cannons to call attention to their shining – they just shine.” — Dwight L. Moody
3:00 PM Apr 3, 2015
Thumbs up to Chris Crowell who was the honorary roastee at the 25th annual Wilson County Library Roast on Tuesday.
6:00 PM Apr 2, 2015
OK, I don’t know about anyone else out there, but the temperatures this week have just been glorious to me.
6:00 PM Apr 1, 2015
Comedy Central aired the Roast of Justin Beiber on Monday night and Tuesday night, Chris Crowell with Liberty State Bank will take center stage for his roast benefiting the Wilson County libraries.
6:00 PM Mar 31, 2015
It seems I’ve been writing about Lebanon days of yore almost continuously in this column.
6:00 PM Mar 28, 2015
“The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.” — C.S. Lewis
6:00 PM Mar 27, 2015
Chevrolet hit the news earlier this week when officials announced the new Teen Driver safety feature.