Fred VanHook has hosted Wilson County’s Gospel Music Fest for 47 years straight, but he was fully prepared to break that streak in 2020.
Wednesday, October 07, 2020
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Fall is officially here, and families looking for something to do have plenty of choices in Wilson County.
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Historic Granville-Tennessee’s Mayberry Town has announced its fall schedule of events.
Hundreds of classic cars, customs and bikes drove in to the Wilson County Fairgrounds over the weekend for the 15th Annual Redneck Rumble Car Show & Swap Meet.
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Competitors from across the country squared off with some of the toughest bulls and steers in the business at the 3rd Annual Fellowship of Christian Athletes Rodeo, held Friday and Saturday on the Wilson County Fairgrounds.
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
The performing arts have been thrown into a world of uncertainty with COVID-19, but Wilson County’s community theaters are back in action and looking to help people unwind.
Wednesday, July 08, 2020
Above left: Fireworks go off over the city of Mt. Juliet on Saturday. Above right: Jennifer Hamblen and her daughter Emily enjoy the show Saturday night.
Jennifer Hamblen and her daughter Emily enjoy the show Saturday night.
Tuesday, July 07, 2020
NASHVILLE — Country music firebrand and fiddler Charlie Daniels, who had a hit with “Devil Went Down to Georgia,” has died at 83.
Wednesday, July 01, 2020
As night falls, colors burst across the sky — it’s fireworks season in Wilson County.
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
After a long absence, auto racing will be returning to the Nashville Superspeedway in Gladeville with a NASCAR Cup Series race in 2021
The Wilson County Fair, a signature event that draws more than 500,000 people to Lebanon every summer, has been canceled because of the coronavirus.
Wednesday, June 03, 2020
Phil Baylor was stuck in his house for two months and ready to hit the road, but although his local car show scene had yet to restart its engines, a cruise-in at the Lebanon Outlet Mall lifted his spirits.
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Historic Granville Pioneer Village is now the home of Pauline’s Cottage Garden in memory of Pauline Carter Johnson of Cookeville.
Saturday, April 11, 2020
Here are the winners of the Lebanon Democrat's 2020 Best of Wilson Readers' Choice contest. Through the nominating and voting period, thousands of readers cast their ballots for the top local businesses in dozens of categories.
Wednesday, April 08, 2020
Cumberland University has moved the annual Phoenix Ball to Saturday, Aug. 1, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event was originally scheduled for June 6.
Wednesday, April 01, 2020
Wilson County Fair’s title sponsor is truly stepping up to support our community and our nation during this time of uncertainty and change because of the pandemic of COVID-19. Mid-South Ford shared an article that ran in The Detroit News on March 24.
Wednesday, March 04, 2020
Playhouse 615, a new performing arts company, will debut this week with a musical revue at Courtney’s Restaurant in Mt. Juliet.
Library board to roast Mitchell on March 24