1:00 PM Jul 30, 2014
The American Red Cross faces a looming blood shortage, leading to an urgent need for donors of all blood types to roll up a sleeve and give.
12:00 PM Jul 30, 2014
The turnout is strong for early voting in Wilson County, and voters are finding short wait times and friendly poll officials at all four early voting sites, according to Administrator of Elections Phillip Warren.
10:00 AM Jul 30, 2014
Name: Jerrod Quinn Williams. Height: 5 feet, 8 inches. Weight: 140 pounds. Last Seen: In the Lebanon and Watertown area. Warrants: Domestic assault charge.
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 Jul 30, 2014
Stephen Eugene Beck
A Wilson County man who fled the state in 2011 and was recently found in and extradited from North Carolina appeared in court Tuesday morning.
10:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
Emmy Lou
Pets of the Week for July 29, 2014
8:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
On June 13, 144 Wilson County students received their high school diplomas in a graduation ceremony held at College Hills Church of Christ in Lebanon.
7:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
(Matt Masters • Lebanon Democrat) Linda Wynn, professor of history at Fisk University, is the featured speaker at the ‘Reflections on the Civil Rights Movement’ event Saturday at the Wilson County Fairgrounds. For more photos from the event, visit lebanondemocrat.com.
The Wilson County Black History Committee and The Roy Bailey African American Museum and History Center played host to “Reflections on the Civil Rights Movement” on Saturday, a presentation on the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer that followed the signing of Civil Rights Act of 1964.
5:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Lebanon High School students in attendance at the national competition were, left to right: Kristen Dillon, Murry Lee, Andrew Keil, Sebastian Arredondo, Ethan Carr, Hunter Ashworth, Sohal Patel and Derek Holmes.
The National Leadership Conference for FBLA was held June 29-July 3 at Opryland Resort and Convention Center. Eight students from Lebanon High School earned an opportunity to compete at the national level due to their having placed at the State Leadership Conference in April.
2:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
Military News for July 29, 2014
1:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
Wilson County Mayor Hutto, Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead, Watertown Mayor Mike Jennings and Mt. Juliet Mayor Ed Hagerty (not pictured) present a proclamation to Cumberland University baseball coach Woody Hunt for the week of July 28 to be Woody Hunt Week.
Wilson County Mayor Hutto, Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead, Watertown Mayor Mike Jennings and Mt. Juliet Mayor Ed Hagerty (not pictured) present a proclamation to Cumberland University baseball coach Woody Hunt for the week of July 28 to be Woody Hunt Week.
11:00 AM Jul 29, 2014
(Bobby Reynolds • Lebanon Democrat) Volunteer Emily Sherrill (left) and other volunteers help students and parents find what they need Saturday at the School Store at College Hills Church of Christ.
Organizers already planning for 20th event next year
10:00 AM Jul 29, 2014
Name: Jerrod Quinn Williams. Height: 5 feet, 8 inches. Weight: 140 pounds. Last Seen: In the Lebanon and Watertown area. Warrants: Domestic assault charge.
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.
2:00 PM Jul 27, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. David Schaller, of Dayton, Ohio, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Elizabeth Anne Schaller, to James Bradley Jordan, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Jordan, of Lebanon.
1:00 PM Jul 27, 2014
James and Betty Cantrell celebrated 35 years of marriage at July 7.
James and Betty Cantrell celebrated 35 years of marriage July 7.
12:00 PM Jul 27, 2014
Ken and Viv Arnold are celebrating their 40th anniversary.
Ken and Viv Arnold are celebrating their 40th anniversary.
11:00 AM Jul 27, 2014
Timber Roberts
Birth announcements for July 26-27, 2014
10:30 AM Jul 26, 2014
(Photo courtesy of Larry Woody) Mike Isaccs, of Mt. Juliet, won his first trophy in the Cedar City Gun Club’s weekly trap shoot.
According to a recent survey, there are about 826,000 fishermen in Tennessee and 375,000 hunters, and they have a $1.5 billion annual impact on the state’s economy.