8:00 PM Sep 20, 2014
September is National Preparedness Month, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency encourages everyone to make disaster preparedness a priority.
2:00 PM Sep 20, 2014
Nathan Miller
While the suicide rate in Wilson County remained below the national rate, according to most recent data, the rate nearly doubled between 2011-2012.
1:00 PM Sep 20, 2014
(Sara McManamy-Johnson • Lebanon Democrat) A Habitat for Humanity volunteer helps construct a Watertown home last year. The Golf Challenge helps fund projects like this in Wilson County.
Five Oaks Golf and Country Club will play host to the Habitat for Humanity Golf Challenge 2014 later this month, an event that grows every year.
7:00 PM Sep 19, 2014
State’s official artifact prepares to return home to Wilson County
2:00 PM Sep 18, 2014
Four Wilson County law enforcement agencies received nearly $95,000 in grants Wednesday from the state to support highway traffic safety efforts.
11:00 AM Sep 17, 2014
Collections in August third highest amount so far in 2014
12:15 AM Sep 15, 2014
As thousands of lime green balloons slowly floated into the sky over W. Main Street, burdens were felt lifted for hundreds of neighbors who are fighting cancer.
3:07 PM Sep 13, 2014
Get video highlights from Saturday's Sherry's Run from start to finish with a collision in the middle.
11:00 AM Sep 13, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Judge David Durham speaks to a crowd gathered while Judge Robert Hamilton looks on at a roast in their honor Thursday night at Five Oaks Golf and Country Club.
Dozens of family, friends and colleagues gathered at Five Oaks Golf and Country Club on Thursday night to honor criminal court Judge David Durham and general sessions court Judge Robert Hamilton on their retirement.
8:00 AM Sep 13, 2014
The survivors pension benefit is a tax-free monetary benefit payable to a low income, un-remarried, surviving spouse and/or unmarried child of a deceased veteran with wartime service.
12:00 PM Sep 12, 2014
Homes for Heroes, a program that offers significant savings to everyday heroes when buying or selling a home, will celebrate its 13th year of bringing savings to heroes by expanding into the Wilson County real estate market.
1:00 PM Sep 11, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (from left) are Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency Executive Director Jim Harbison; award presenter Bob Coleman with Raymond James; the Housing Fund Program Coordinator/Development Loan Specialist Angela Belcher; and Habitat of Greater Nashville ReConstruct Director Eric Helm.
NASHVILLE – Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville, which includes Habitat of Wilson County, took home a Tennessee Best award last week during the 2014 Governor’s Housing Summit for its work revitalizing neighborhoods impacted by flooding nearly four years ago.
12:00 PM Sep 11, 2014
(Submitted to the Democrat) The first Touch-a-Truck event Saturday will benefit various causes. Pictured are St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church event coordinator Ken Condit and Lebanon fire Chief Chris Dowell.
Children of all ages will be able to get an up-close look at various emergency vehicles Saturday at the first Touch-a-Truck event with St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church as host.
11:00 AM Sep 11, 2014
Potter’s House Ministries director Joy Briggs stepped down from her position recently as a result of low funding for the organization.