5:00 PM Aug 27, 2014
Vanderbilt-led research, as part of an international, multicenter trial, found regular blood transfusion therapy significantly reduces the recurrence of silent strokes and strokes in children with sickle cell anemia who have had pre-existing silent strokes, according to study results released today in the New England Journal of Medicine.
4:00 PM Aug 27, 2014
Sometimes it’s hard to tell what to do when a child gets sick at night or on weekends. Should you go to the emergency room, or wait until the pediatrician’s office is open again?
3:25 PM Aug 27, 2014
A Lebanon man died after a head-on crash Wednesday.
3:19 PM Aug 27, 2014
Andrew Hotte
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation agents received indictments for a Rutherford County man charged with sexual exploitation of a minor and aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor.
3:00 PM Aug 27, 2014
The Wilson County Commission did everything right Monday night regarding giving themselves a bump in pay.
2:00 PM Aug 27, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) The Wilson County Election Commission’s app is available in iTunes and Google stores.
The Wilson County Election Commission launched a new mobile app that allows voters to check their registration status, locate their polling location, view the Election Commission’s website and keep up with the wait times at early voting sites.
1:00 PM Aug 27, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) In 2010, LightWave Solar installed a 60-kilowatt rooftop solar system at Permobil’s North American headquarters in Lebanon. The system consists of 192 solar panels and generates about $16,650 annually at current electric rates.
Rising energy costs and other financial incentives are prompting a growing number of businesses in Middle Tennessee to investigate solar as a long-term alternative energy source.
12:00 PM Aug 27, 2014
Susan Lynn
Americans for Prosperity Tennessee recently named Rep. Susan Lynn a “champion for prosperity” among state legislators.
11:30 AM Aug 27, 2014
including a special needs league which will bowl at 3:30 p.m. Mondays
10:30 AM Aug 27, 2014
Seagraves scored on runs of 2, 14 and 12 yards
10:00 AM Aug 27, 2014
Name: Dax Xenos Brown. Height: 6 feet, 1 inches. Weight: 185 pounds. Last Seen: 501 E. Lester Drive. Warrants: Failure to appear on shoplifting, probation violation for two counts of theft of property, public intoxication and bond jumping for driving while suspended and altering a license plate. .
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 Aug 27, 2014
As a team, the Blue Devils came in 10th
8:30 AM Aug 27, 2014
Senior Lise Malherbe shot a 78
11:00 PM Aug 26, 2014
Friendship, Mt. Juliet, Watertown prevail
9:00 PM Aug 26, 2014
Pets of the Week for Aug. 26, 2014
8:00 PM Aug 26, 2014
Students pictured are Bryleigh Miller, Makaylee Montgomery, Hannah Lasley-High and Joslin Austermiller.
Friendship Christian School second graders recently became detectives and went on a word hunt in the classroom.
5:00 PM Aug 26, 2014
The selected students are Caroline Pope, Eli Moore, Aiden Tummell, Morgan Garton, Gracie Marshall, Dalton Ferrell, Carson Fox, Leslie Perez, Sam Voros, Tylen Elliott, Cami McNutt, Cody Smith, Erik Cruz, Josie Atwood, Carter Pruitte, Evan Lee, Noelle Hilton, Peri Thomas, Kyle Jarvis, Gracie Owens, Ryan Wood, Ainsley Culbreath, Kayle Lucas, Grace Williams, Bailey Harris, Brayden Bittle, Elisabeth Ashley, ReAnna Davenport, Josyiah Tecco and Nathan Empey.
Pictured are the August ‘Students of the Month’ at Carroll-Oakland Elementary School.