4:00 PM Sep 20, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Congresswoman Diane Black stands with this year’s U.S. service academy appointees for the class of 2018. Pictured (from left) are Chance Baxter, T.J. Varley, Nicholas Rodriguez, Black, Jennifer Hedgecoth, Alexander Reiland, Adam Raney and Steven Martin.
Congresswoman Diane Black will join students, parents and school officials from Tennessee’s 6th Congressional district who are interested in learning more about attending U.S. military academies at Academy Day 2014 on Sept. 27 at 9:30 a.m. at Wilson Central High School.
1:00 PM Sep 18, 2014
Friendship Christian School plans to hold a special evening for supporters and fans Friday with Commander Night.
12:00 PM Sep 18, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Wilson County Director of Schools Donna Wright speaks to a crowd Wednesday at a Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce luncheon.
Director of Schools Donna Wright shared her education vision for Wilson County at a luncheon Wednesday sponsored by the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce.
5:00 PM Sep 17, 2014
Lebanon Special School District’s School Age Child Care program recently received a $150,000 per year grant to aid with its various activities.
4:00 PM Sep 17, 2014
Mabel Stephens is pictured with principal Wendell Marlowe and teacher Michele Agee.
Mabel Stephens (center) recently visited West Wilson Middle School to retrieve a diploma found by teacher Michele Agee at a variety shop in Alexandria.
2:00 PM Sep 17, 2014
Mt. Juliet Christian Academy crowned its homecoming king as Landon Boyd and queen as Kelsey Robbins during its homecoming game Friday night against Oakdale.
1:00 PM Sep 16, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Pictured (from left) are Winfree Bryant Middle School principal Becky Kegley, students Israel Irizarry, Emma Mutz, Nathan Mangrum and science teacher Tammy Sheppard.
The Lebanon Special School District Board of Education honored a handful of students and teachers Monday for their respective accomplishments.
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.