8:30 AM Feb 10, 2015
Five Wildcats take titles, 10 qualify for state Mt. Juliet takes third, seven Bears reach state
4:00 PM Feb 7, 2015
Students, women and stylists joined together at Wilson Central High School on Friday after a group of girls decided to donate several inches of themselves for a great cause.
8:00 AM Feb 7, 2015
The Lebanon Special School District Board of Education will vote on a handful of requests aimed at renovations at three elementary schools and protection for student Chromebooks.
4:30 PM Feb 6, 2015
It’s because the perfect factors for chaos are always in place
2:00 PM Feb 6, 2015
Members of the Wilson County Vietnam Veterans of America Post 1004 presented Southside Elementary School fourth- and fifth-graders with a flag Wednesday during an assembly for helping the group give back to veterans.
1:30 PM Feb 6, 2015
Lebanon Junior-Senior Pro Basketball League
7:00 PM Feb 5, 2015
Lebanon High School seniors Dalton Teel and Kennedy Pope dress as Mary Poppins characters Wednesday as part of Disney theme day for basketball homecoming week.
7:00 PM Feb 4, 2015
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (from left) are Jack McChurch, Alexis McChurch, Mitchell McChurch, Debbie McChurch, Dan McChurch, Connor McChurch and Cumberland president Harvill Eaton.
The family of Tyler McChurch, a former Cumberland University student athlete who died in an automobile accident in 2013, recently established a scholarship fund in his memory.
1:00 PM Feb 4, 2015
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Mitzi Lundy leads the Elzie D. Patton Elementary choir Monday night during the Wilson County Board of Education meeting. The group performed the national anthem and ‘Yonder Come Day.’
The Wilson County Board of Education initially agreed Monday to change wording in the schools’ dress code to expedite a final decision on the issue.
12:00 PM Feb 4, 2015
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Scott Smith, chief technology officer for Mooresville, N.C. Graded School District, shows the mandatory way students wear laptop backpacks to reduce potential damage to computers while at school during a Wilson Board of Education work session Saturday at Lebanon High School.
A key member of one of the most heralded school districts in the country talked with county educational leaders Saturday during a Wilson County Board of Education work session about a potential educational shift.
7:00 PM Feb 3, 2015
(Bobby Reynolds • Lebanon Democrat) Winfree Bryant Middle School principal Becky Kegley helps student Shelby Hudson pick out an outfit Saturday morning for the Second-Hand Chic fashion show Feb. 19 at the school.
Students gear up for unique fashion show at local Goodwill
12:00 PM Feb 3, 2015
Wilson County high schools will switch to a modified block schedule next year, eliminating the ability for each school to set their own schedules to deal with a seven-credit curriculum.
11:30 AM Feb 3, 2015
Late run helps Patriots defeat men
11:00 AM Feb 3, 2015
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Jason Morris, project manager with KBJM Architects, discusses his recommendations for potential new schools in the county during a Wilson County School Board work session Saturday at Lebanon High School. KBJM conducted a comprehensive study to help school officials address the county’s expected growth effect on education.
Architect tells board to expect $257 million cost