1:00 PM May 13, 2015
One Leadership Wilson group is encouraging others to “live it forward” with an upcoming event to raise awareness for organ donation.
12:00 PM May 13, 2015
The Wilson County Board of Education voted Monday to defer a vote on a proposal from the Tennessee Virtual Online School to change its guidelines for admission, attendance, graduation and approval of out-of-zone students until its June meeting.
11:00 AM May 13, 2015
Dozens of law enforcement officers, friends and family turned out Monday to honor and pay their respects to fallen officers in Wilson County Monday as part of the National Police Week Memorial Service.
8:00 AM May 13, 2015
Erik Bendl doesn’t carry the world on his shoulders; he pushes it, rolling the 6-foot behemoth of canvas and innertube around the country.
9:00 PM May 12, 2015
Pets of the Week for May 12, 2015
8:00 PM May 12, 2015
School News for May 12, 2015
4:00 PM May 12, 2015
The Wilson County School Nutrition Association held a food drive to benefit the Wilson County Help Center.
2:00 PM May 12, 2015
(Submitted to The Democrat) Attendees at the 4-H Congress were, from left: front row, Elise Hilpert and Lucy Lasater; back row, Extension Agent Johnny Barnes, Maegan George, Madison Moles, Aliceson Wood, Alana Hilpert, Alex Dies, Andrew Franklin, LeAnna Tanner, Mattie Post, Erin Franklin, Dawson Weisner and Volunteer Leader Renee Tanner.
Tennessee State 4-H Congress was held in March. Wilson County 4-H had 10 members attend as delegates as well as two members that attended at competitors.
11:23 AM May 12, 2015
Pat Van Metre was the winner of The Lebanon Democrat’s Mother’s Day sweepstakes.
10:00 AM May 12, 2015
Name: Joseph Robert Jutras. Height: 5 feet, 10 inches. Weight: 160 pounds. Last Seen: 86 Dedman St. in Lebanon. Warrants: Probation violation for child abuse and neglect, failure to appear for simple possession of drugs.
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 May 10, 2015
About 100 Wilson County Family and Community Education Club members and friends gathered March 26 at the James E. Ward Ag Center in the East/West Building to celebrate spring at the annual spring FCE luncheon.
11:00 AM May 9, 2015
Although a major international show at which Wilson County will be putting on its best face doesn’t begin until mid-May, Tammy Stokes has made appointments, telephoned and prepared information for the event for weeks.
8:00 AM May 9, 2015
The Wilson County Board of Education will meet Monday to recognize the teachers of the year as well as several scholarship winners.
9:00 PM May 8, 2015
Church Calendar for May 8, 2015
2:00 PM May 8, 2015
Deb Daugherty
Deb Daugherty is finding her stride in a new position with Volunteer State Community College.
1:00 PM May 8, 2015
The Budget Committee approved several items at its Thursday meeting, including sending a resolution to issue bonds for the Expo Center to the County Commission.