5:00 PM Feb 13, 2015
A Jim Satterfield Middle School teacher resigned Monday amid allegations of inappropriate conduct with a student.
8:00 AM Feb 13, 2015
Mike Jennings
Confusion and questions filled the room during Thursday’s Wilson County education committee meeting surrounding changes to the Wilson County Board of Education districts.
11:00 AM Feb 12, 2015
West Wilson Middle School’s cheerleaders brought home not one, but two, top-10 finishes during competition in Orlando, Fla. this weekend.
11:00 AM Feb 11, 2015
Children’s author Barney Saltzberg visited Winfree Bryant Middle School Tuesday to share his story with students.
9:00 AM Feb 10, 2015
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Members of the Morning Success Club at Coles Ferry Elementary School talk excitedly with principal Brian Hutto after Director of Schools Scott Benson (left) honored the group for their hard work and dedication stemming from a breakfast club. Honorees were Carlos Wills, Jamonterrius Smart, Marcus Campbell, Kaelin Horton, Tavarius Springer and DeMarquise Smart.
The Lebanon Special School District school board honored members of the Morning Success Club at Coles Ferry Elementary School on Monday for academic excellence after joining the club.
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.