11:00 AM Oct 25, 2014
Wilson County is accepting nominations for the 2014 Governor’s Volunteer Star Awards.
9:00 AM Oct 25, 2014
The Nashville Area Metropolitan Planning Organization will hold two public workshops next week to discuss the future of Highway 109.
8:00 AM Oct 25, 2014
A recent Tennessee Department of Transportation report showed several highway construction projects are underway in Wilson County.
9:00 AM Oct 24, 2014
Wilson County’s unemployment rate decreased by 0.7 percent in September.
1:00 PM Oct 23, 2014
Wilson County now has three schools in the top 50 in the nation in the Celebrate My Drive competition.
12:00 PM Oct 23, 2014
Wilson County Mayor Randall Hutto delivered a positive message about the current and future state of the county during his State of County Address on Wednesday at the Lebanon Golf and Country Club.
10:00 AM Oct 23, 2014
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.
8:00 AM Oct 23, 2014
During the second day of testimony, Judge John Wootten declared a mistrial Wednesday for Anthony Marlin Crawford, who was on trial for aggravated child abuse charges.
11:00 AM Oct 22, 2014
Randall Hutto
Wilson County Mayor Randall Hutto will discuss the status of the county and future plans during his annual State of the County address Wednesday.
10:00 AM Oct 22, 2014
Name: Katie Joyce Owens. Height: 5 feet, 2 inches. Weight: 120 pounds. Last Seen: 106 N. Hatton St. in Lebanon. Warrants: General sessions probation violation for assault, theft, two counts of failure to appear and four counts of driving while suspended.
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 AM Oct 22, 2014
Aaron Maynard
County commissioners raised concerns about the future of Wilson County’s growth after hearing about new Tennessee bond laws.
9:00 PM Oct 21, 2014
Pets of the Week for Oct. 21, 2014
8:30 PM Oct 21, 2014
Pictured (from left) are the organizers: Jerry Faulkner, Volunteer State Community College; Paige Brown, Gallatin Chamber of Commerce; and Linda Cash, Robertson County Schools. The award winners: Margot Fosnes, Robertson County Chamber of Commerce (accepting on behalf of Rob DeBerry), Realizing Robertson’s Future, Robertson County; Glenn Haynes, Trousdale Bank & Trust, Trousdale County; Nancy White, North Central Telephone Cooperative, Macon County; Abe Gaskins, MGM Industries, Sumner County; Royce Slaven,
The North Central P-16 Council has announced the inaugural Businesses Empowering Students and Teachers Award winners.
6:30 PM Oct 21, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (front row, from left) are Aliceson Wood, Bridgitte Wright, Tyler Johns, Colby Walls and Ryan Conger; middle row, Kolby Birdwell, Nathan Sweeton, Tabitha Jenkins, LaDonna Tanner and Grayson Warren, (back row, from left), Colin Warren, Jacob Harrison, Jarrett Folkerts, Holdon Guy, Austyn Walls, Noah Dixon, Cody Warren and Carter Higgins.
The Central Region 4-H Poultry Judging contest was held Sept. 25 in Lebanon. Wilson County 4-H swept first place in all three age divisions of the contest.
5:30 PM Oct 21, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Brian McDonald, administrator of Hearthside Assisted Living, was a student of several Wilson County Retired Teachers Association members. He was happy to see Kenneth Watts. Watts was McDonald’s principal when he attended Byars-Dowdy Elementary School as a third grader.
Wilson County Retired Teachers’ Association met Oct. 9 at the Heights of Hearthside Clubhouse.
5:00 PM Oct 21, 2014
The Wilson County Sheriff’s Department will sponsor an explorer program for high school students to help them bridge the gap between school and careers.
4:30 PM Oct 21, 2014
School News for Oct. 21, 2014