8:15 PM Apr 12, 2014
Wilson County Sheriff Robert Bryan identified a pilot killed Saturday morning when his Ultralight aircraft crashed in a field off Edward Drive near the Norene community in Wilson County.
11:56 AM Apr 12, 2014
A small Ultra-Lite plane reportedly crashed Saturday morning in Wilson County, according to Sheriff Robert Bryan.
11:19 PM Apr 11, 2014
(Jared Felkins • Lebanon Democrat) Lebanon High School teacher Joseph Murphy hugs his daughter, Jennifer Murphy, after he is named Wilson County Teacher of the Year on Friday night during a banquet to honor all the teachers of the year from each of the 28 schools in Wilson County.
JJ & ZAK Chief Manager Danny Hill used the floor to tell story after story of “sitcoms” from his days as a teacher and administrator at Mt. Juliet Middle School.
7:00 PM Apr 11, 2014
Halloween came early Thursday night as Wilson Books From Birth celebrated its annual Imagination Dinner with all the creativity and costumes one could hope for, all in the name of a good cause.
1:13 PM Apr 11, 2014
Paramedics airlifted a 2-year-old girl to Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt on Friday morning after her mother found her face down in the family swimming pool.
1:00 PM Apr 11, 2014
Two of Wilson County’s top law enforcement officers said Thursday they have significant concerns about a bill that passed the state Senate that would allow citizens to openly carry a gun without a permit.
12:00 PM Apr 11, 2014
A 20-percent chance of showers and thunderstorms are expected Friday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service.
10:00 PM Apr 10, 2014
Pinnacle Financial Partners, Inc. announced it would release its first quarter financial results Monday after the stock market closes.
8:00 PM Apr 10, 2014
It’s a common inside joke among all Leadership Wilson classes – regardless of which class it is – every class is the best class ever.
7:00 PM Apr 10, 2014
The Wilson County Board of Education will hold the first round of interviews Saturday for the new director of schools.
5:00 PM Apr 10, 2014
Pictured (front row, from left) are Judy C. Cox with C&D Realty, Amelia Vance with Wilson Bank & Trust, (back row, from left) Karen H. Fisk with C&D Realty, Matthew Ryan with Rochelle, McCullough and Aulds and Doris Gorman with C&D Realty.
Organizers are gearing up for a free home seminar May 1 from 6-7:30 p.m. or May 3 from 10:11:30 a.m. at the Wilson Bank & Trust community room at 623 W. Main St. in Lebanon.
4:00 PM Apr 10, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Jim Kinnard speaks during a luncheon in his honor Wednesday at Michael’s Cafe. He received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the 15th Judicial District Bar Association.
Members of the 15th Judicial District Bar Association gathered Wednesday to honor one of their own with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
3:00 PM Apr 10, 2014
Students in Southside Elementary’s upcoming performance of 'Rapunzel' took part in a dress rehearsal Wednesday at the Heydel Fine Arts Center at Cumberland University.
2:00 PM Apr 10, 2014
(Special to The Democrat) Wilson County The Place to Be committee members, along with local and regional media representatives, pose in front of the Wilson County Place to Be logo following discussion of upcoming promotions for Wilson County. Pictured (from left) are Lebanon Democrat editor Jared Felkins, Wilson County Mayor Randall Hutto, Judy C. Cox with C&D Realty, Leadership Wilson director and realtor Dorie Mitchell and Main Street Media owner David Gould.
Wilson County The Place to Be officials want to know what makes Wilson County so special, and it’s willing to put some money where the community’s mouth is during an upcoming promotional sweepstakes.