11:00 AM Mar 21, 2015
Sunshine Week concludes Saturday, and the week featured several events and opportunities for people to gain information about government transparency and their right to know.
9:00 AM Jan 10, 2015
Thomas Paine’s published his “Common Sense” pamphlet 239 years ago, and its effect is still prevalent two centuries later.
12:00 PM Nov 1, 2014
Wilson County residents celebrated Halloween in many ways this year, with activities available for people of all ages and preferences.
7:00 PM Oct 18, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Brooks House director Liz Reese shows a portion of the addition under construction currently at the facility. The new space will include a new kitchen, a dining area, laundry room and new bathrooms and showers.
Organizations lend helping hand to poor, homeless in community
6:00 PM Oct 4, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Assistant principal Chris Plummer talks to the audience at the unveiling of the Cindy Reavis Performance Stage on Thursday at West Elementary School. Reavis chokes back tears as she is flanked by Director of Schools Donna Wright (far left) and principal Becky Siever (on stairs).
The curtain rose Thursday for the dedication of the Cindy Reavis Performance Stage at West Elementary School.
7:00 PM Sep 20, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Charles Taylor III (right) speaks to students at the Baker School of Aeronautics. His great-grandfather engineered the Wright Brothers’ first powered plane engine.
Great-grandson of Wright Brothers’ engine builder makes stop at new aeronautics school in Lebanon
7:00 PM Sep 13, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Aaron Jones sells a copy of the new game, ‘Destiny,’ at GameStop in Lebanon. National Video Games Day is a celebration for the gaming world.
National Video Games Day on Friday is a day to celebrate the hugely popular world of video games and reminisce on its journey to its current state of popularity.
7:00 PM Sep 6, 2014
Drugs appear to be culprit in many cases
9:00 AM Jul 12, 2014
(Jared Felkins • Lebanon Democrat) Roy Major talks about his dairy farm.
There were cows spotted driving cars, cows walking upright and especially cows eating chicken sandwiches Friday.
7:00 PM May 24, 2014
(Jared Felkins • Lebanon Democrat) Traffic begins to pick up Friday at 5 p.m. on Highway 231 in Lebanon as people start to leave work for the extended Memorial Day weekend.
Travel to be highest in years
11:00 AM Apr 26, 2014
Despite current lack of established recycling programs in the county, convenience centers allow residents to still lend a hand to Mother Earth.
8:00 AM Mar 15, 2014
The first sentence of Tennessee’s Open Meetings Act reads, “The general assembly hereby declares it to be the policy of this state that the formation of public policy and decisions is public business and shall not be conducted in secret.”
7:00 PM Feb 15, 2014
Sometimes love can be found in the most unexpected of places. Such was the case of Aida Zhankabayeva, 23, and her fiancée Pedro Vianna, 24.
7:00 PM Jan 4, 2014
A dozen or more men and women milled through the Spartan room, talking casually.