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.
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.
5:00 PM Sep 3, 2014
Clint’s Crusaders has become a staple team of the Sherry’s Run 5K event, but this year, the team will be without its champion – Clint Tomlinson.
7:00 PM Aug 27, 2014
(Democrat File Photo •Jared Felkins) The Band Perry performed for Wilson Central students as winners of the Celebrate My Drive contest last year.
Campaign is back to award another school with visit from The Band Perry
11:00 AM Aug 27, 2014
(Sara McManamy-Johnson • Lebanon Democrat) A rider prepares for a horse show at the James E. Ward Ag Center’s covered arena. The Tennessee Saddle Club Association will hold its state finals this weekend at the arena, which the organization helped build.
The Wilson County Fair may be over for this year, but the fun isn’t over yet at the fairgrounds. The Tennessee Saddle Clubs Association will kick off its four-day state finals Thursday at the James E. Ward Ag Center.
1:00 PM Aug 15, 2014
Lime green bows are beginning to pop up on cars, mailboxes and business all across Wilson County from supporters of Sherry’s Run.
9:00 PM Aug 13, 2014
Pictured (from left) are first alternate Emilie Prindiville, of Lebanon, Miss MTEMC 2013 Brooke Woodson, of Rockvale, and second alternate Bailey Kay Allen, of Lebanon.
Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corp.’s annual meeting will be Saturday at Embassy Suites Murfreesboro – Hotel and Conference Center and will again feature the Miss MTEMC Pageant.
7:00 PM Aug 13, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Mandy and Isabel Walden roll out a bowl for the upcoming Empty Bowls fundraiser to benefit the Wilson County Help Center. The bowl-making event was held at Lebanon Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Community readies for annual Empty Bowls fundraiser
7:00 PM Aug 12, 2014
(Bonnie Bucy • Lebanon Democrat) Oleta Winfree, one of the founding members of local AARP Chapter 5023, introduces Ruth Wharton at the 20-year celebration banquet Saturday.
AARP Chapter 5023 celebrated its 20th anniversary Saturday night with a banquet at the Wilson County Senior Citizens Center in Lebanon.
1:00 PM Aug 12, 2014
Don and Kim Walker
Don Walker is a husband, father, grandfather, driving and safety instructor, Christian and retired member of the U.S. Coast Guard, but perhaps the best word to describe him is encourager.
11:15 AM Aug 12, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) From left, Hattie Bryant and Joselyn Conrad, members of the Wilson County Democratic Women, Katlin Eakes, scholarship winner and Charlene Foutch, vice president of Wilson County Democratic Women.
The Wilson County Democratic Women recently awarded a scholarship to a graduating senior in Wilson County.
11:00 AM Aug 12, 2014
Postsecondary education attainment becomes topic of discussion
5:00 PM Aug 8, 2014
A recent change in state law has prompted Wilson County judicial commissioners and deputies to begin issuing court summonses instead of warrants on some suspects that would have been arrested prior to the change.
7:00 PM Aug 5, 2014
Empower Me Day Camp celebrates 10th, final Summer Swinefest