9:00 PM Jun 5, 2014
Take a drive on East Baddour Parkway in Lebanon, and a few places generally stand out, including J.C. Hellum Funeral Home, the James E. Ward Ag Center at the fairgrounds and a Dollar General.
10:00 PM May 29, 2014
After a successful grand opening at its new location at the corner of Hartmann Drive and W. Main Street in Lebanon, Wilson County Hyundai set a sales record placing it No. 1 in Hyundai sales for most of Tennessee and part of north Georgia.
9:00 PM May 29, 2014
Crystal Couture, the dress shop on the Lebanon Square known for its bling and accessories, will soon broadening its horizons as it enters a new chapter of expansion.
7:15 PM May 29, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Carol Ann Griffin, financial advisor at Pinnacle’s West Baddour Parkway office (center), presents a $2,500 check to Amy Haverstick, executive director of New Leash on Life (right) as part of Pinnacle’s “top dog” sponsorship of Bark in the Park. Angela Chapman, president of New Leash on Life’s board of directors, is also pictured
Pinnacle Financial Partners is the “top dog” sponsor for Bark in the Park, an annual festival organized by nonprofit animal welfare group New Leash on Life. Pinnacle donated $2,500 for the 14th year of the event.
10:00 PM May 22, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Amazon employees Jennifer Roe, Peggy Warren and Sharon Shelto help Second Harvest representative Ross Loveall load pallets of donated items onto a truck.
The Amazon fulfillment center in Lebanon recently donated more than 600 pieces of merchandise to Second Harvest Food Bank.
9:00 PM May 22, 2014
John Sergent
John Sergent will be the new president for First Tennessee in Wilson County.
6:15 PM May 22, 2014
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. launched Wednesday an online auction in support of the company’s effort of strengthening the bonds of military families.
4:45 PM May 22, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (seated, from left) are Craig Ingram, Rick Mayo, Lola Maratita and Danny Lassiter (back), of Gladeville, at the Region 5 Best Tasting Water Contest.
The Gladeville Utility District was recently named the winner of the Region 5 Best Tasting Water Contest sponsored by the Tennessee Association of Utility Districts.
10:00 PM May 15, 2014
Vanessa Spickard
Vanessa Spickard joined Pinnacle Financial Partners as a senior vice president and office leader for Pinnacle’s W. Baddour Parkway office in Lebanon.
3:15 PM May 15, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Publix management gathers in front of a picture of Publix founder and philanthropist George Jenkins to present a check for $59,800 to United Way of Wilson County staff. Pictured (from left) are United Way of Wilson County office manager Linda Spencer; Lebanon Publix store manager Matt Corcoran; Publix district manager David Fulmer; North Mt. Juliet Publix store manager Tony Minor; Providence Publix store manager Dan Ratchup and United Way of Wilson County president John McMi
Wilson County Publix employees recently presented a corporate contribution of $59,800 to United Way of Wilson County for its current fundraising campaign.
2:15 PM May 15, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (from left) are Stacey Siegrist, Matt Duman, Chad Rowland, Genco General Manager John Coleman, Paul Taylor, Mike Robertson, James Williams, Sherry Graves, Fitim Zeqiri, Asa Stovall, Danielle Marrs, National Weather Service Warning Coordination Meteorologist Tom Johnstone, Princess Alsup, Wilson Emergency Management Agency Director Joey Cooper, WEMA Planning Division Chief Steve Spencer and NWS Meteorologist in Charge Larry Vannozzi.
Genco officials recently took the steps needed to become Storm Ready.
10:00 PM May 8, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (from left) are Assistant Administrator of Elections Tammy Smith; CTAS Manager of Field Services Robin Roberts; and Wilson County resident, Administrator of Elections Phillip Warren.
The University of Tennessee honored Phillip Warren, administrator of elections, and Tammy Smith, assistant administrator of elections as certified public administrators at a Capstone event at Montgomery Bell State Park on April 11.
9:00 PM May 8, 2014
Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee is expanding and opening up its newest store, Donation Express Center and Career Solutions center, and the public invited to the grand opening.
8:00 PM May 8, 2014
John Hawkins
John Hawkins joined First Freedom Bank recently as a relationship specialist, according to J.B. Owens, senior vice president and director of commercial banking.
10:00 PM May 1, 2014
The U.S. Business Group of Sun Life Financial Inc. announced its request for applications for Sun Life Rising Star Awards grants from Nashville Area nonprofit organizations that promote the academic achievement of under-served youth.
9:00 PM May 1, 2014
As I began this column, I reviewed the chapters of the manuscript which started me in writing about business leadership.
8:00 PM May 1, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured are Blake Worthington, Mason Worthington, Angela Riffe, Marcella Nelson and Kristin Costanzo.
Trains, Beer and Barbecue, a catered supper and reception, was held at Hamilton Springs, Tennessee’s first transit oriented development, via a ride on the Music City Star from Riverfront Park in Nashville to Hamilton Springs in Lebanon.