Economic Development Board 'encouraged' by growth
According to JECDB Executive Director G.C. Hixson, the report was encouraging, and since it was published, even more items have surfaced to indicate the economy in Wilson County remains strong and viable.
Leaders sell Wilson County to retailers
Putting out the "for sale" sign to retailers, leaders from Wilson County and the cities of Lebanon, Watertown and Mt.
Thu May 23, 2013
Amazon gives gift to help children read
Representatives from the Wilson County Imagination Library program thanked Amazon statewide partner of the Governor's Books from Birth Foundation for its recent $6,250 contribution to the popular books-for-preschoolers program Thursday at Sam Houston Elementary School.
Lebanon woman wins top leadership honor
She's a Girl Scout troop leader, PTO board member and volunteer, Sunday school teacher, serves on numerous boards from Cumberland University to Friends of Music and the Arts, and for all these reasons and more, Jenni Moscardelli is also the 15th Leadership Wilson Commitment to Leadership Award recipient.
Wed May 22, 2013
Wilson goodies: Graduation goodies and gifts
Next weekend marks the date Wilson County high school seniors have worked so hard for -- graduation.
Massive Bel Air Providence project remains on hold
Developers are lining up to take part in the largest project of its kind in Wilson County since Providence -- with 3,000 apartments, hundreds of single-family homes, parks, sports fields and millions of square feet of office and retail space.
Tue May 21, 2013
SR109 reopens after crane collapses on car
State Route 109 in Gallatin re-opened at about 7 p.m. after a construction crane that had collapsed on a car shut down the highway for more than five hours.
Mon May 20, 2013
Goodwill hosts 2 job fairs for 2 companies in Middle Tennessee
Goodwill Career Solutions will host two job fairs in two days. Hundreds of jobs are coming to Middle Tennessee.
Multiple DUI offender free again
Neighbors of Jonathan Greene are once again living in fear because the 26-year-old Mount Juliet man is out of jail following a 120 jail sentence for DUI second offense.
Wed May 15, 2013
Mt. Juliet man pleads guilty to tax evasion
The Special Investigations Sections of the Tennessee Department of Revenue conducted the investigation that led to a May 10 guilty plea by Frederick C. Ritter, 69, of Mt.
Tue May 14, 2013
Public invited to 'Jam with the General'
A chance for the family to spend some time listening to some live music and hang with Gen.
The Chronicle of Mt. Juliet
Wilson Co. Fallen heroes honored at ceremony
Lebanon Police Department Capt. Michael Vanhook said that whether an officer is employed by LPD, Mt.
Lucky woman wins car in lottery
Mary Roberts was nearly speechless Tuesday when she received the keys to her new car she won through the Tennessee Lottery.
Get to know Fiddlers Grove: The Forbes Cabin
Fiddlers Grove Historical Village is keeping history alive, and The Lebanon Democrat is helping the cause by featuring weekly stories and photos on 10 of the historic buildings.
Mon May 13, 2013
Most Wanted and Sheriff's Reports for May 13, 2013
Name: Tisha Marie Rouse. Height: 5 feet, 3 inches. Weight: 125 pounds. Last Seen: 535 Spring Creek Road, Lebanon.
Wilson County to hold School Safety Summit
Parents and guardians of students enrolled in Wilson County Schools can attend a School Safety Summit from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, at Lebanon High School, 500 Blue Devil Boulevard, Lebanon.
Fri May 10, 2013
Wilson schools prep for Common Core
School may be wrapping up for the summer soon, but the work is just about to ramp up for Wilson County schools as they continue their transition to Common Core standards.
4-Year-Old Among Three Hurt In Wilson County Crash
WILSON COUNTY, Tenn. Three people, including a 4-year-old boy, were hurt in an overnight crash in Wilson County.
Thu May 09, 2013
Fallen officers honored in service
It was a somber occasion that brought together members of the community and local law enforcement personnel Thursday at the Criminal Justice Center.
Most Wanted and Sheriff's Reports for May 9, 2013
Editor's Note: The following are suspects booked into the Wilson County Jail during the specified time frame.