5:00 PM Sep 2, 2014
School News for Sept. 2, 2014
4:30 PM Sep 2, 2014
(Photo courtesy of MTSU) Middle Tennessee State quarterback Austin Grammer went 15-of-17 passing for 250 yards and a touchdown Saturday.
MURFREESBORO – Middle Tennessee State strung together an impressive performance to stifle Savannah State 61-7 in the Raiders’ 100th season-opener at Floyd Stadium on Saturday.
3:30 PM Sep 2, 2014
MT. JULIET — Mt. Juliet Christian scored with less than seven minutes to play and the defense held off visiting Holy Rosary in a 14-8 victory Thursday night at Edward Suey Field.
3:00 PM Sep 2, 2014
Wilson County residents Evan Kaiser and Knox Major were honored for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout during an official ceremony at the Gladeville United Methodist Church on Stewarts Ferry Pike.
2:30 PM Sep 2, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) The foursome (from left) of Elmer Scott, Bobby Parton, Howard Schmidt and Danny Satterfield won last Tuesday’s First Freedom Senior Scramble after breaking a tie.
The foursome (from left) of Elmer Scott, Bobby Parton, Howard Schmidt and Danny Satterfield won last Tuesday’s First Freedom Senior Scramble after breaking a tie.
2:00 PM Sep 2, 2014
1st Lt. Benjamin Kent Hovies
1st Lt. Benjamin Kent Hovies, United States Marine Corps, son of Tom and Alicia Hovies, recently earned his wings as a helicopter pilot.
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.”
11:52 AM Sep 2, 2014
The production company for a major motion picture, “My Many Sons,” will film in Mt. Juliet on Wednesday.
10:30 AM Sep 2, 2014
Marty Owens
Newcomer Brian McNamara assisted on both Cumberland goals, but 16th-ranked Georgia Gwinnett scored twice in the final 10 minutes, including the final goal with 40.4 seconds remaining, in a 4-2 victory over the Bulldogs on Saturday at Lindsey Donnell Stadium-Kirk Field.
10:00 AM Sep 2, 2014
Name: James Christopher Kittrell. Height: 5 feet, 6 inches. Weight: 149 pounds. Last Seen: 1240 Murfreesboro Road in Lebanon. Warrants: Criminal court failure to appear for aggravated domestic assault.
Editor’s Note: The following are suspects booked into the Wilson County Jail during the specified time frame. All persons charged are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
9:30 AM Sep 2, 2014
(Steve Wampler • Cumberland University) Sophomores Alesa Steiner (pictured) and Garang Madut were the top finishers for Cumberland at the Brooks Memphis Twilight Classic.
MEMPHIS – Sophomores Garang Madut and Alesa Steiner were the top finishers for the Cumberland cross country team late Saturday night in the squad’s first meet of the season at the Brooks Memphis Twilight Classic.
8:30 AM Sep 2, 2014
Lebanon’s Mark Britt crossed the finish line first at Saturday’s Macon Invitational.
10:00 PM Aug 31, 2014
Dolly Parton
Dolly Parton, who recently just wrapped up a successful world tour, shows no signs of slowing down.
8:00 PM Aug 31, 2014
MEMPHIS – The Southern Heritage Classic will celebrate its 25th anniversary with a lineup of special events leading up to Saturday’s game between football rivals Jackson State University and Tennessee State University on Sept. 11-13 in Memphis.
7:00 PM Aug 31, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Bob D’Amico • ABC) Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood return as hosts of the 48th annual CMA Awards live from Nashville on Nov. 5 on ABC.
NASHVILLE – Reigning CMA Vocal Group of the Year Little Big Town will join CMA Award winner Darius Rucker on Sept. 3 in New York City for the announcement of the final nominees for the 48th annual CMA Awards, which airs Nov. 5 at 7 p.m. on the ABC Television Network.
6:00 PM Aug 31, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Billy Henson has been performing country music, writing songs and making people smile for more than half a century. He leads an evening of entertainment and dining Friday starting at 6 p.m. at the Donoho Hotel and Entertainment Center in Red Boiling Springs.
Country music singer-songwriter and comedian Billy Henson and his band, SummerStorm will headline an evening of entertainment and dining Friday at 6 p.m. at the Donoho Hotel and Entertainment Center in Red Boiling Springs.
4:00 PM Aug 31, 2014
Steve Spencer, director of safety and emergency management, for Wilson County Schools, spoke to Wilson One during its August meeting.
Steve Spencer, director of safety and emergency management, for Wilson County Schools, spoke to Wilson One during its August meeting.