1:00 PM Jul 23, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) State Rep. Joe Carr, a candidate for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, speaks to a capacity crowd Saturday night at the annual Wilson County Reagan Day Dinner.
Local GOP fundraiser features candidates for office
12:15 PM Jul 22, 2014
Wilson County has done a stellar job in leading their community to success during this year’s Great American Cleanup in Tennessee.
7:00 AM Jul 19, 2014
Don Cousineau and his wife, Cathy, live a simple life and have always been able to make ends meet.
7:00 PM Jul 16, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (back row, from left) are Phillip Warren, administrator of elections; Thomas Partlow, co-director of Archives; (second row, from left) Bev Spickard, register of deeds and Public Records Committee member; Linda Granstaff, co-director of Archives, Jim Goodall, county clerk and Public Records Committee member; (front row from left) Kathryn Howard McCleskey, Christie Howard Webb and Sen. Mae Beavers.
State Sen. Mae Beavers presented a memorial proclamation from the Tennessee General Assembly to the Wilson County Archives and the family of longtime Wilson County Historian Jack Howard.
8:00 AM Jul 16, 2014
G.C. Hixson
Job growth is “near a record breaking high” in Wilson County during the past year, according to the county’s chief recruiting arm for industrial and retail development.
9:00 PM Jul 10, 2014
Elaine Clemmons (right), RSVP director for Mid-Cumberland Community Action Agency, presents Stacy Ayeres, Walmart associate manager, with a certificate of appreciation in recognition of a $1,000 donation Walmart made to the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of Wilson County in June.
RSVP thanks Walmart
3:00 PM Jul 10, 2014
Leadership Wilson will have its reverse draw raffle July 21.
8:00 PM Jul 9, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Habitat for Humanity of Wilson County construction manager Robbie Helms (left) and director Tory Tredway display a replica check for $10,000 from MTE Customers Care.
Middle Tennessee Electric’s Customers Care recently donated $10,000 of its Operation Round Up funds to the Habitat for Humanity of Wilson County.
5:05 PM Jul 3, 2014
(Photo courtesy of WEMA) Fire damaged a garage on Lebanon Road on Thursday afternoon that took firefighters about 30 minutes to extinguish.
Wilson Emergency Management Agency firefighters battled a garage fire Thursday afternoon on Lebanon Road.
2:00 PM Jul 3, 2014
Vehicle emissions testing centers in Wilson County will close Friday and Saturday in celebration of Independence Day. All stations will resume testing Monday.
4:00 PM Jul 1, 2014
Gasoline prices begin to decline the Independence Day holiday weekend nears.
2:00 PM Jul 1, 2014
The Tennessee Court of Appeals issued a ruling recently on a Wilson County wrongful termination suit filed by a former employee in the circuit court clerk’s office.
4:00 PM Jun 26, 2014
Vehicle emissions testing centers in Wilson County will close July 4-5 in celebration of Independence Day. All stations will resume testing July 7.
1:00 PM Jun 26, 2014
Volunteer Behavioral Health Care System sponsored young driver Katie Choate in the 12th annual First Energy All-American Soap Box Derby held June 21 at Tennessee Tech University in Cookeville.