Three Forks Park in Watertown has provided children with a space to get active for more than 30 years, and is starting to show its age.
Saturday, November 16, 2019
The Lebanon City Council is slated to vote Tuesday on the first reading of an ordinance that would crack down on drivers from cutting through private property to avoid traffic lights.
The subcontractor on the Belinda Parkway sidewalk project, accused by Mt. Juliet Commissioner Jennifer Milele of neglecting to build driveway aprons to Tennessee Department of Transportation code, says she mischaracterized the dispute.
Thursday, November 14, 2019
As unseasonably cold temperatures move into Wilson County, Compassionate Hands Ministries is getting an early start providing food, clothing and shelter for the homeless population.
The city of Lebanon Sports Complex Committee discussed scaling back or phasing in the proposed athletic park on U.S. 231 after cost estimates came in at $35.9 million.
Cumberland will participate in GivingTuesday by fundraising for the university in support of its students throughout the month of November concluding on Dec. 3 at 11:59 p.m.
The Lebanon Special School District Board of Education approved a construction agreement for the upcoming Jones Brummett Elementary School on Monday that will see each step of the build digitally documented.
The Wilson County Convention Visitors Bureau will unveil their second mural in the countywide mural initiative, PaintWilCo, on Nov. 23 during Lebanon's bicentennial celebration.
The Tennessee Division of Forestry has received a $200,000 grant through the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation to expand fire implementation and management.
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Green Hill High School will open for its first year in August 2020 under Principal Kevin Dawson, the current principal of West Wilson Middle School, and current Assistant Principal Beverly Sharpe at Mt. Juliet High will transition to West Wilson Middle to take his place as principal.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
A construction blasting incident on TN 109 left drivers stuck in traffic for several hours on Friday, as responders worked to repair and pave the affected lanes.
Mt. Juliet's sidewalk project on Belinda Parkway has been upended due to the subcontractor responsible for the job neglecting to build to TDOT code, according to the city.
Scott Benson was only a few months into his senior year at MTSU when he received an unexpected call.
Saturday, November 09, 2019
Wilson County expects to see a temporary revenue shortage from facilities taxes in the coming months after a recent increase in permit fees from $3,000 to $5,000.
Cumberland University will host a rededication ceremony for its World War II Maneuvers Monument on Veterans Day at 8 a.m.
Thursday, November 07, 2019
Members of Wilson Central High School's Class of 2020 are celebrating their 18th birthdays along with the school itself, and the administration is marking that milestone with an engraved brick wall for alumni and community partners.
Preparing for Green Hill High School's opening in August 2020 has been a constant focus for Wilson County Schools, but the biggest challenge may be one that exists beyond the county level.
The Lebanon City Council formally approved a partnership with Goodall Homes that will see a 16-acre park built on Cairo Bend Road at its meeting held Tuesday.
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The Wilson County Health Department is offering flu vaccines at no charge to the community during a special "FightFluTN" vaccination event Nov. 19.
State Sen. Mark Pody, R-Lebanon, has scheduled a "listening meeting" tour stop in Wilson County on Monday in order to meet with local citizens to discuss issues of importance to them. He will also be available to offer assistance to individuals who need help with state services.
Tuesday, November 05, 2019
Wilson County Schools hosted several STEM educators and a guest speaker on global warming while the county is seeing massive tech investment from sources that smell like Amazon.