5:00 PM Apr 15, 2015
Friendship Christian School announced the results in the fourth annual Commander Run series.
11:00 AM Apr 15, 2015
Lebanon elementary parent-teacher groups won’t handle money
11:46 PM Apr 14, 2015
An estimated 1,700 second graders are expected to learn all about rural farm work and life and how agriculture plays a vital role in our everyday lives during this week’s Farm Days.
8:00 PM Apr 11, 2015
Wilson County Schools’ district and school level administrators have been evaluating the curriculum for its middle level grades throughout the 2014-15 school year.
4:00 PM Apr 11, 2015
Laura Midgett (left) and Briana Lunn get ready for Wilson Central High School FFA’s annual plant sale.
The Wilson Central FFA will have its annual plant sale starting Thursday. It will continue through Mother’s Day.
7:00 PM Apr 10, 2015
(Submitted to the Democrat) Kensley Hutchings, former Lebanon High student, poses for a picture in Ecuador on her most recent mission trip. Hutchings spent about four months in the country teaching English to a group of students, as well as learning Spanish.
She gives up high school to aid others
11:00 AM Apr 10, 2015
Teacher of the Year event to honor 30 best educators
7:00 PM Apr 9, 2015
Southside Elementary School play takes stage this weekend
2:00 PM Apr 9, 2015
Following Thursday’s official registration for pre-kindergarten and kindergarten, those first-year students can attend the upcoming kindergarten fairs.
12:00 PM Apr 9, 2015
(Submitted to The Democrat) Winfree Bryant Middle School student Kaiya Horton won the Wilson County Graphic Contest to design the T-shirts for Saturday’s Think Green, Think Clean event across Wilson County. Horton’s drawing was chosen from submissions from schools across Wilson County. The event will be from 9 a.m. until noon.
The Lebanon Beautification Commission, along with Lebanon, Mt. Juliet and Wilson County stormwater groups will hold the sevent annual “Think Green, Think Clean” Youth Litter Challenge and Recycling Carnival on April 11.
9:00 AM Apr 9, 2015
(Submitted to the Democrat) Lebanon High School principal Myra Sloan presents Nicholas Hofmann with a plaque after he is recognized as Trailblazer of the Day recently following his heroic efforts Friday. Hofmann noticed a shooting victim in Al’s Foodland parking lot while driving by and used techniques learned in his health and science class to stop the bleeding.
He helped stop shooting victim’s bleeding
2:00 PM Apr 8, 2015
(Submitted to The Democrat) The 2014 plant sale at Mt. Juliet High School featured rows of plants available to the public to buy. This year’s sale starts Thursday.
Mt. Juliet High School’s greenhouse management 2015 class will have its greenhouse sale beginning Thursday.
12:00 PM Apr 8, 2015
Friendship Christian’s annual extreme race enters its fourth year
7:00 PM Apr 7, 2015
(Bobby Reynolds • Lebanon Democrat) Participants approach Byars Dowdy Elementary School during Saturday’s Roar Run. Proceeds from the event, totaling about $5,000, will go toward physical education equipment for students.
5K event held at school due to Easter
9:00 AM Apr 7, 2015
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Lebanon High School freshman Kemon Neuble leads a dance Monday during the school’s Make-A-Wish Monday assembly. Make-A-Wish Monday was dedicated to Lebanon High School student Whit Robertson, who is battling a brain tumor. Students danced, played games and raised money for Robertson’s family.
School organizers use event to raise money for student’s trip
8:00 AM Apr 4, 2015
A Winfree Bryant Middle School seventh-grade social studies teacher and assistant baseball coach recently resigned after an investigation started surrounding his cellphone.