7:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
Members of the Tyler Cates American Legion Post 281 in Mt. Juliet recently honored 10 World War II veterans during a celebration in their honor.
6:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Melinda Myers) Shred fall leaves with a mower and leave them on the lawn to add organic matter and nutrients to the soil.
You can see and feel the change of seasons. Fall color is starting to appear, pansies, mums and asters are in the garden center and your thoughts are turning to preparing your landscape for winter.
2:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (middle row, from left) are Betty Jackson, Jane Hollis, Barbara Pody, Sisi Kinnard, Kathy Warmath, Yvonne Hunter, Patricia Hollis, (back row, from left) Vicki Wuenscher, Julie Brockman, Rep. Mark Pody and ‘Granny Grafton’ (seated).
The Republican Women of Wilson County met Sept. 9 at the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce office.
1:00 PM Sep 21, 2014
Democratic candidates visit Wilson County Fair
11:00 AM Sep 21, 2014
Cody-Dale Harris and Michael Wayne Claridy
Weddings & Engagements for Sept. 20-21, 2014
9:00 AM Sep 21, 2014
No one knows what traumatic effect a child suffers when he or she is placed in a horrific circumstance.
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.
4:00 PM Sep 20, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Congresswoman Diane Black stands with this year’s U.S. service academy appointees for the class of 2018. Pictured (from left) are Chance Baxter, T.J. Varley, Nicholas Rodriguez, Black, Jennifer Hedgecoth, Alexander Reiland, Adam Raney and Steven Martin.
Congresswoman Diane Black will join students, parents and school officials from Tennessee’s 6th Congressional district who are interested in learning more about attending U.S. military academies at Academy Day 2014 on Sept. 27 at 9:30 a.m. at Wilson Central High School.
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.
11:00 AM Sep 20, 2014
A short agenda still produced a sizable crowd at Friday’s Wilson County Board of Zoning Appeals meeting.
10:00 AM Sep 20, 2014
Name: Aaron Gregory Albright. Height: 5 feet, 5 inches. Weight: 165 pounds. Last Seen: 231 Knoxville Ave. in Lebanon. Warrants: Criminal court probation violation for DUI, driving with a revoked driver’s license and reckless endangerment.
Editor’s Note: The following are suspects booked into the Wilson County Jail during the specified time frame. All persons charged are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
9:00 PM Sep 19, 2014
Church Calendar for Sept. 19, 2014
7:00 PM Sep 19, 2014
State’s official artifact prepares to return home to Wilson County
5:00 PM Sep 19, 2014
Spring Creek Presbyterian Church held a revival in honor of its 213th year of worship Sept. 5-7.
2:00 PM Sep 19, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (from left) are new Wilson County Parks and Recreation Advisory Board members Clive Arlington, Jeni Lind Brinkman, Boone Swain, Sharon Watson, Karen Dedman, Chris Corley, Terry Muncher and John Shields.
The Wilson County Commission recently formed a Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, and it is in need of input from the community through a survey.