2:00 PM Sep 6, 2014
Gov. Bill Haslam has proclaimed the third week of September each year as Imagination Library Week in Tennessee.
1:00 PM Sep 6, 2014
The Wilson County Civic League will hold an open house Monday night, in an effort to build community relationships and involvement moving forward.
11:00 AM Sep 6, 2014
Pete and Megan Taylor seem like your typical newlywed couple.
10:00 AM Sep 6, 2014
Name: James Christopher Kittrell. Height: 5 feet, 6 inches. Weight: 149 pounds. Last Seen: 1240 Murfreesboro Road in Lebanon. Warrants: Criminal court failure to appear for 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 Sep 6, 2014
A group of local residents in opposition to a proposed group home met Wednesday to discuss their concerns.
9:00 PM Sep 5, 2014
Church Calendar for Sept. 5, 2014
8:00 PM Sep 5, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) (From left) Bob O’Brien, Keith Alexander, and Jesse McLevain, along with Tim Stockton of Stockton Building Corporation. 
Restoration of Pickett Chapel continues with a $22,000 grant from the Tennessee Historical Commission and local funds of $19,000.
7:00 PM Sep 5, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Brenda Magers (left) discusses the benefits of breastfeeding. Breastfeeding in public has become a controversial issue in recent months.
Breastfeeding, particularly in public, has drawn much controversy in recent months and has been the topic of much discussion among media outlets.
4:00 PM Sep 5, 2014
(Submitted to the Democrat) Wilson County Community Help Center Director Ben Spicer (left) and with board members.
The Wilson County Community Help Center announced plans for the annual Empty Bowl fundraiser this week.
2:00 PM Sep 5, 2014
Chicago’s comedy powerhouse The Second City is opening up its vaults to celebrate 55 years of laughter.
1:00 PM Sep 5, 2014
Tennessee Attorney General Bob Cooper and Bill Giannini, acting director of the Tennessee Division of Consumer Affairs, encouraged all Tennessee residents who were referred to or received services from physicians affiliated with University Medical Center in Lebanon or its parent company Community Health Systems in the last five years to review their credit reports and accounts for possible unauthorized activity.
12:00 PM Sep 5, 2014
(Jared Felkins • Lebanon Democrat) Local mayors gathered recently to review and sign proclamations declaring September as Suicide Prevention Month across Wilson County. Pictured (from left) are Mt. Juliet Mayor Ed Hagerty, Wilson County Mayor Randall Hutto, Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead, Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network volunteer Brenda Harper, Watertown Mayor Mike Jennings and Cumberland Mental Health director Nathan Miller.
In Tennessee, an estimated 900 men, women and children die by suicide each year.
10:00 AM Sep 5, 2014
Name: James Christopher Kittrell. Height: 5 feet, 6 inches. Weight: 149 pounds. Last Seen: 1240 Murfreesboro Road in Lebanon. Warrants: Criminal court failure to appear for 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.
9:00 AM Sep 5, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) A 1920s diploma will soon find a home where it originated at Mt. juliet High School.
A local teacher found “a diamond waiting to be discovered” at an area variety shop recently.
8:00 AM Sep 5, 2014
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The Wilson County Joint Economic and Community Development board executive committee met Thursday morning and discussed Wilson County’s continuation as a hotspot for industrial interest.
8:00 PM Sep 4, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Don Chambers with LoJack makes quick work of the beginnings of a trail especially for clients and counselors at Cumberland Mental Health Center in Lebanon.
United Way of Wilson County’s partner agency Cumberland Mental Health Center is on its way to having a new resource thanks to local volunteers.
7:00 PM Sep 4, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Members of Sherry’s Run’s board of directors display some of the items up for auction at the event Sept. 13.
Sherry’s Run will take to the streets of Lebanon on Sept. 13 in its ongoing effort to aid those affected by cancer.