4:00 PM Apr 24, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Pictured at the Tennessee State University Wilson County Alumni Chapter’s April meeting are (seated, from left) Virgileen Seay, Carlena Hamlin, Linda Tapley-Barber, Audrey Stradford, Ann Tapley-Irvin, (standing, from left) Russell Irvin, Evelyn McGregor, Emma Tapley- Stafford, Aniece McClure, Terry Barksdale and Robert Moxley.
Tennessee State University graduates have the opportunity to reconnect with fellow alumni thanks to the creation of a new Wilson County chapter of the TSU alumni association.
3:00 PM Apr 24, 2014
(Submitted to the Democrat) Pictured (front row, from left) are Charles Gannon, Carey Hambrick, William McKamey, Odel Braswell, Clifford Velecamp, (back row, from left) Ken Kackley and C.K. Smith.
Friends of Vets, Cops and Firefighters played host to Vets Day Out on April 11 at the Veterans’ Building at the Wilson County Fairgrounds.
11:00 AM Apr 24, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (front row, from left) are Kathy Tomlinson with Realty Title; Jackie Heatherly with Executive Title; Tracey Trumphour with Stewart Title; Dana Loggins with Legends Title Service; attorney Carolyn Christoffersen; Administrator of Elections Phillip Warren; EMTAR president Amy Hamilton with Keller Williams; EMTAR executive Karen Lowe; Tina Brown with Horizon Land Title; and EMTAR president-elect Judy Hughes with Coldwell Banker.
The Eastern Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors, Wilson County title companies and the Wilson County Election Commission have partnered to make voter registration and voter registration maintenance a part of every real estate closing.
9:00 AM Apr 24, 2014
In an effort to curb prescription drug abuse and theft, a National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is set for Saturday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
7:00 PM Apr 23, 2014
New Leash on Life will kick off its 2014 Guardian Guild Campaign on May 1 at 6 p.m. at the Capitol Theatre in Lebanon.
2:00 PM Apr 22, 2014
(Caitlin Rickard • Lebanon Democrat) Christopher Andrews checks the radar at the new Lebanon/Wilson County Emergency Coordination Center located inside the Lebanon Public Safety building.
A new interagency cooperative partnership is set to protect the county and city assets during weather emergencies.
1:00 PM Apr 22, 2014
Joey Cooper
A Wilson County toddler who nearly drowned in the family swimming pool is on the mend now, according to Wilson Emergency Management Agency Director Joey Cooper.
8:39 AM Apr 21, 2014
Josh Erhard, of Gallatin, was the overall male Superhero 5K winner.
Mt. Juliet resident Lily Flannery was the overall female winner with a time of 24:01, and Gallatin resident Josh Erhard was the overall male winner with a time of 19:29 Saturday at the Superhero 5K to benefit CASA of Wilson County. The overall child winner was Anthony Reeves, of Lebanon, with a time of 19:34.
12:45 PM Apr 18, 2014
Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corp., in conjunction with cooperatives across the nation, celebrates National Lineman Appreciation Day on Friday.
7:00 PM Apr 17, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Wilson County 911 Emergency communications officers take 911 calls Wednesday afternoon. Director J.R. Kelley said they receive about 100 calls a day.
Congress has designated the second week in April as “National Public Safety Telecommunicator’s Week,” to honor public safety telecommunication workers throughout the country for their role in providing emergency assistance to those in need.
7:00 PM Apr 15, 2014
The true-life crime saga continues.
8:15 PM Apr 12, 2014
Wilson County Sheriff Robert Bryan identified a pilot killed Saturday morning when his Ultralight aircraft crashed in a field off Edward Drive near the Norene community in Wilson County.
7:00 PM Apr 11, 2014
Halloween came early Thursday night as Wilson Books From Birth celebrated its annual Imagination Dinner with all the creativity and costumes one could hope for, all in the name of a good cause.
1:00 PM Apr 11, 2014
Two of Wilson County’s top law enforcement officers said Thursday they have significant concerns about a bill that passed the state Senate that would allow citizens to openly carry a gun without a permit.
8:00 PM Apr 10, 2014
It’s a common inside joke among all Leadership Wilson classes – regardless of which class it is – every class is the best class ever.