4:00 PM Sep 13, 2014
(Xaiver Smith • Lebanon Democrat) A Sept. 3 fire destroyed the Baptist Student Center just off the Cumberland University campus.
Two Cumberland University students whose home was destroyed by fire Sept. 3 are rebuilding their lives thanks to the community’s generosity.
2:00 PM Sep 13, 2014
The Lebanon Board of Education is expected to recommend nine teachers for tenure when it meets Monday.
8:30 AM Sep 13, 2014
Rylee Butler     Steve Wampler • Cumberland University
Amanda Worrell added nine in a four-set victory over Freed-Hardeman
1:00 PM Sep 12, 2014
Scott Benson
Lebanon Special School District was granted AdvancED School System Accreditation from the AdvancED Accreditation Commission, the national commission that confers the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement accreditation seal, Director of Schools Scott Benson said Thursday.
9:00 PM Sep 6, 2014
Susan Lynn
NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Hassam joined Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey and House Speaker Beth Harwell to announce key stakeholders of primary education from across the state will come together in Nashville on Sept. 18 for Tennessee’s Education Summit: Progress of the Past, Present and Future.
9:00 AM Sep 5, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) A 1920s diploma will soon find a home where it originated at Mt. juliet High School.
A local teacher found “a diamond waiting to be discovered” at an area variety shop recently.
11:00 AM Sep 4, 2014
The homecoming court includes (front row, from left) senior attendant Lucy Bradshaw, queen Heather Arnold, sweetheart Emily Walker, senior attendant Chelsea Sanders, (back row, from left) freshman Marissa Hawks, sophomore Georgia Greenwell, junior Hailee Paulson, junior Averi Usher, sophomore Becca Garner and freshman Bailey Madewell.
Wilson Central High School will celebrate homecoming Friday.
7:00 PM Sep 3, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Spectators at West Wilson Middle School’s home opener furnished their own chairs for the first game at the school’s new field last Thursday.
After many years of enduring travel for “home” games, parents of West Wilson Middle School athletes can now breathe a little easier knowing their children have a field on campus.
4:00 PM Sep 3, 2014
Linda Armistead
The Wilson County Board of Education welcomed a new member to its ranks, as well as elected a new chairman, at its Tuesday meeting.
9:00 AM Sep 3, 2014
Wilson County school resource officers charged a 16-year-old Mt. Juliet High School student with assault after an altercation with a teacher Friday.
1:00 PM Sep 2, 2014
Cumberland University will play host to authors Gordon Belt and Traci Nichols-Belt as they discuss their new book, “John Sevier: Tennessee’s First Hero.”
5:30 PM Sep 1, 2014
Get an up-close look at the bells as Watertown High School's marching band performs at halftime. #wfl
2:30 PM Aug 28, 2014
The New York Yankees' Derek Jeter scores in the third inning between Detroit Tigers pitcher David Price (14) and catcher Alex Avila at Comerica Park in Detroit on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. (Julian H. Gonzalez/Detroit Free Press/MCT)
A stunning string of nine straight hits by the Yankees — against Tigers lefty David Price no less — contributed to an eight-run third inning
9:00 AM Aug 27, 2014
Students visit astronaut aboard Space Station
7:00 PM Aug 20, 2014
(Photo courtesy of NASA • Carla Cioffi) Expedition 33/34 astronauts onboard the International Space Station answer questions in a live downlink at a NASA Social exploring science on the ISS at NASA Headquarters on Feb. 20, 2013 in Washington. Pictured (from left) are NASA astronauts Tom Marshburn, Kevin Ford and Canadian Space Agency astronaut Chris Hadfield.
Winfree Bryant Middle School students and faculty will get one-on-one time with an astronaut live on the International Space Station on Tuesday.
9:00 AM Aug 20, 2014
A minor fender bender involving a car and a school bus caused Lebanon students to arrive home later than normal Tuesday afternoon.