11:28 AM Mar 27, 2015
A Wilson County Jail inmate was found unresponsive in his cell early Thursday morning.
7:00 PM Mar 25, 2015
(Photo courtesy of Facebook) ‘Captain’ Director Rob Reep (left) shoots a scene with actors Jennifer Fryer and Benton Pittman. Pittman portrays Hugh Bradley, who is the central character of the movie. Bradley was a native of Wilson County prior to the War of 1812, after which he moved to Arkansas.
Arkansas-based movie takes root in Wilson County
8:00 AM Mar 25, 2015
(Photo courtesy of Twitter/WEMA) Lebanon firefighters and Wilson Emergency Management Agency personnel conduct emergency vehicle operators course training Tuesday, the same day the two departments met with other emergency services units across Wilson County to work on a plan to work together. Pictured, Ian Huey navigates the diminishing alley.
Chiefs meet to discuss growth, plans across Wilson County
1:00 PM Mar 17, 2015
February marks 30th consecutive month of increases compared to year prior
2:00 PM Mar 11, 2015
Volunteer Stars banquet held Monday
1:14 PM Mar 11, 2015
Pothole problems are typical following winter storms, but the unusual winter storms this year have created more potholes than in recent years.
8:00 PM Mar 7, 2015
About 23 people will soon discover what it’s like being inside or operating a jail, trying to decide whether to shoot or safely disarm a criminal suspect, how to be a dispatcher and what it’s like to work for the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office.
2:00 PM Mar 7, 2015
Within Wilson County are families whose loved ones serve in the military, and they are called Wilson County’s Blue Star Families.
3:45 PM Feb 25, 2015
The Wilson County Sheriff’s Office will accept applications for its Citizens’ Academy through Saturday for those interested in getting into a hands-on class.
5:00 PM Feb 21, 2015
As the temperatures plummet and the icy conditions take hold, the Tennessee Department of Agriculture urges citizens to take steps to keep livestock safe and healthy.
4:00 PM Feb 21, 2015
Residents throughout the county added new four-legged guests to their homes this week due to freezing temperatures.
8:00 AM Feb 21, 2015
Chris, Lori and Ashli Townsend created this snowman during the recent winter weather in Wilson County.
The votes are in for the Democrat’s snow creations photo contest.
1:00 PM Feb 19, 2015
Due to the recent snowfall and ice across Wilson County, numerous local events were cancelled or postponed.
12:00 PM Feb 19, 2015
Compassionate Hands grows to 14 churches to help homeless
11:00 AM Feb 19, 2015
(Submitted to The Democrat) Cathy Corley submitted this photo of her family with ‘Mrs. Olaf’ for The Democrat’s snow creations photo contest.
The Lebanon Democrat is looking for Wilson County’s best snow creations.