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.
7:00 PM Aug 19, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Cumberland University baseball coach Woody Hunt speaks to students at Tuckers Crossroads School on Monday. Seated are principal Susie Breedwell and school board member Larry Tomlinson.
Bullying is a subject that has become prominent in many settings, and one local school made a pledge Monday to stop it.
9:00 AM Aug 13, 2014
Myra Sloan
A much tighter schedule than in years past is to blame for the removal of the Pledge of Allegiance, playing of the National Anthem and moment of silence observance daily at Lebanon High School, according to Wilson County Director of Schools Donna Wright.
12:00 PM Aug 12, 2014
(Photo courtesy of rideitforward.com) Joe Ostaszewski is a former ‘Biggest Loser’ contestant. As a finalist on season 14 of the reality show – he lost 147 pounds, slimming down to 217 from 364.
Students at Watertown Elementary School will get a visit from Biggest Loser finalist Joe Ostaszewski on Wednesday.
2:00 PM Aug 7, 2014
The topic of cafeteria food has been a focus of Wilson County Schools the past several months, and Lebanon High School was no exception Tuesday.
1:00 PM Aug 5, 2014
The Wilson County Board of Education and Education Committee butted heads Monday night over a number of budget issues for Wilson County Schools.
12:00 PM Aug 2, 2014
The Wilson County Board of Education will tackle its budget Monday.
11:00 AM Aug 2, 2014
Carroll-Oakland Elementary School celebrated a special day in its history Thursday with a groundbreaking ceremony for a new addition to the school.