5:00 PM Jul 16, 2014
The price of oil dropped for the third consecutive week, pushing retail prices to their lowest level in months.
4:00 PM Jul 16, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) A sea of voting machines fills the old Lebanon High School gym ready for early voting and Election Day.
Wilson County election commissioners Monday inspected and sealed the voting machines to be used for early voting and the 31 Election Day precincts for the Aug. 7 federal and state Republican and Democrat primaries and Wilson County general election.
12:15 PM Jul 16, 2014
William Glover
William Glover III announced his candidacy for re-election as District 19 Wilson County commissioner in the Aug. 7 election.
10:00 AM Jul 16, 2014
Name: Larogerrick Quintez Moore. Height: 6 feet, 1 inch. Weight: 350 pounds. Last Seen: 104 Bonnie Oak Drive in Lebanon. Warrants: Domestic assault, felony theft, criminal court failure to appear for aggravated assault, felony reckless endangerment, cocaine possession, general sessions failure to appear on probation violation, marijuana possession, evading arrest, resisting stop, revoked driver’s license, reckless driving and aggravated domestic assault.
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 16, 2014
G.C. Hixson
Job growth is “near a record breaking high” in Wilson County during the past year, according to the county’s chief recruiting arm for industrial and retail development.
10:00 PM Jul 15, 2014
Lexus
Pets of the Week for July 15, 2014
8:15 PM Jul 15, 2014
Registration is open now for Volunteer State Community College evening courses at Wilson Central High School.
3:00 PM Jul 15, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Supporters of Carroll-Oakland Elementary School held a political rally Saturday at the school.
Candidates for local offices were invited to a rally Saturday at Carroll-Oakland Elementary School.
1:00 PM Jul 15, 2014
Wilson County’s sales tax revenues in June continued a nearly two-year trend of increased collections compared to that of the prior year in the same month.
12:00 PM Jul 15, 2014
C.K. Smith
Aulgur challenges Smith for chancellor
11:00 AM Jul 15, 2014
Aubrey Givens
Givens challenges Wootten for Division II circuit court judge
10:00 AM Jul 15, 2014
Name: Larogerrick Quintez Moore. Height: 6 feet, 1 inch. Weight: 350 pounds. Last Seen: 104 Bonnie Oak Drive in Lebanon. Warrants: Domestic assault, felony theft, criminal court failure to appear for aggravated assault, felony reckless endangerment, cocaine possession, general sessions failure to appear on probation violation, marijuana possession, evading arrest, resisting stop, revoked driver’s license, reckless driving and aggravated domestic assault.
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.
5:32 PM Jul 14, 2014
The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning for southeast Wilson County on Monday until 6 p.m.
1:05 PM Jul 14, 2014
Kent Foster
A 17-year-old recent Watertown High School graduate drowned while swimming with a group of friends early Monday morning at Misty Cove Boat Ramp on the Cumberland River.
12:00 PM Jul 12, 2014
At its meeting Friday, the Board of Education approved several items. One of those, relating to food service documents, produced a lively discussion.
11:00 AM Jul 12, 2014
Andy Wright
Editor’s Note: The following is a series of questions and answers taken verbatim from a Lebanon Democrat questionnaire recently filled out and returned by each candidate in the Division II general sessions judge’s race. The Democrat will publish the responses from candidates in this and other races leading up to the Aug. 7 general election.
8:00 AM Jul 12, 2014
A Mt. Juliet man charged with aggravated cruelty to animals appeared in court Thursday.