7:00 PM Aug 25, 2015
SCAN Director Debbie Paré and Sgt. Don Witherspoon with SCAN recipient Mrs. Mary Denson, who was assisted after a recent fall.
Middle Tennessee Electric’s Customers Care has donated $10,000 of its Operation Round Up funds to the Senior Citizens Awareness Network.
6:00 PM Aug 25, 2015
Caroline Hendrick, of Lebanon, (center) was named Miss Middle Tennessee Electric 2015 Saturday at MTEMC’s annual meeting in Murfreesboro. Brette Ruff, of Mt. Juliet, (left) was second alternate, and Reed Alexandra Collum, of Franklin, was first alternate.
MURFREESBORO – Lebanon’s Caroline Hendrick was crowned Miss Middle Tennessee Electric 2015 Saturday at the cooperative’s annual meeting at Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center. Lebanon High School’s HOSA Club sponsored Hendrick, who is the daughter of John and Kim Hendrick. She won $1,000.
5:00 PM Aug 25, 2015
Justice Sharon Lee will continue to serve as chief justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court.
4:32 PM Aug 25, 2015
A dean within its own ranks was named Cumberland University’s 26th president during a ceremony Wednesday to announce the seven-month search results at Dallas Floyd Gym.
1:53 PM Aug 25, 2015
"You're no longer men. You're puppets, caricatures, jokes, a gaggle of fading prostitutes for sale to anybody who can do you a political favor."
12:00 PM Aug 25, 2015
A forensic unit tries surveys the area where a man was found dead Sunday morning in the parking lot of Silverado East.
Lebanon Police have very little information about what caused a man’s death at Silverado East after finding his body Sunday morning.
11:30 AM Aug 25, 2015
on a goal by sophomore Marcella Gallione in the 74th minute.
11:00 AM Aug 25, 2015
$500 reward offered for information
10:30 AM Aug 25, 2015
FCS sweeps St. Cecilia
10:00 AM Aug 25, 2015
James Weir
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.
8:30 AM Aug 25, 2015
Submitted to The Democrat Wilson Central’s boys pose with their Macon Bank & Trust Invitational championship plaque last Saturday. Austin Garcia (from left who ran in the junior-varsity race), Russell Riggan, Grant Pody, Joel Barlow, Baylor Franklin, Nathan Peterson and John Elrod, along with Chris Farmer (not pictured) brought home the title hardware from Lafayette.
Lebanon fourth
12:01 AM Aug 25, 2015
Established in 1945, Bentley’s Air Conditioning of Lebanon has been providing quality service for 70 years in Lebanon and surrounding areas.
11:00 PM Aug 24, 2015
Andy Reed • The Lebanon Democrat Coach Bill Schwarz (far left) joins his Mt. Juliet golfers after they pulled a clean sweep of the fifth annual Wilson County Challenge Cup on Monday. Lady Bears on the front row are (from left) low medalist Caitlin Davis, Haylee Gold and Paige Weber. Members of the Golden Bears are (from second from left on back row) Luke Raines, Sam Fogg, low medalist Cooper Sears, Luc Harrold and C.J. Greenfield.
Bears' Davis, Sears low medalists
6:00 PM Aug 24, 2015
Chinese sedum, in the foreground, adds year-round, low maintenance appeal to landscape plantings or containers.
No one can say exactly how many species of sedum there are on the planet.
1:19 PM Aug 24, 2015
Car burglars targeted several unlocked cars Sunday night in Mt. Juliet neighborhoods, and police want to know who did it.
12:00 PM Aug 24, 2015
Cedarcroft Home partnered with Kroger as part of its Community Rewards Program.
Cedarcroft Home, Inc. partnered with Kroger grocery stores as part of its Community Rewards Program.
10:00 AM Aug 24, 2015
Artist Linda Patterson signs her prints at the Wilson County Fair.  Also pictured are committee member Rick Eichler and customer Lena Veasey, who buys a copy each year.
The Wilson County Fair Fine Arts Committee introduces a new commemorative print for the fair.