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  1. Field set for Nov. electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Lebanon Democrat

    ... previously served from 2003 to 2011. Jesse McLevain, D, is challenging Lynn. McLevain is a volunteer with the Wilson County Black History Committee and was unopposed in the Democratic primary election. Mae Beavers is unopposed in her race for state ...

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  2. Wilson County Sheriff's Reports and Most Wanted for Aug. 22Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    Mark Gregory Thompson, 27, of Lebanon, was charged with identity theft, theft of property $1,000-$10,000 and possession or fraudulent use of credit/debit card.

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  3. Football season to heat up with coverageRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    Wilson County's 2014 high school football season kicks off Friday, and The Lebanon Democrat returns with some key coverage plans to keep fans up to date and in the loop.

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  4. Jobless rate increases for second monthRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    According to figures released Thursday by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, July's jobless rate in Wilson County was up 0.4 percent to 6.2 percent from June's rate of 5.8 percent.

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  5. Randy White sworn in as new Monroe County sheriff despite lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... they should have during the storm. Howard Bates, an assistant football coach at Lebanon High School in Wilson County, was arrested Wednesday for head-butting a student. He was then terminated Thursday. Howard Bates, an assistant football coach at ...

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  6. Letter to the editor: Fair's first Caps for Cancer a successRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    I would like to thank H&R Block for sponsoring the Caps for Cancer competition at the Wilson County Fair this year.

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  7. Farm Credit Mid-America holds grand opening for its new Lebanon officeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    ... by local officials, community members, Farm Credit leaders and Farm Credit customers. State Rep. Mark Pody and Wilson County Mayor Randall Hutto were both in attendance and offered their congratulations to Farm Credit on the new office. "Farm Credit ...

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  8. Lebanon football coach terminated after alleged assault on studentRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    An assistant football coach at Lebanon High School in Wilson County was terminated Thursday following his arrest for head-butting and threatening to kill a player.

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  9. Wilson County not immune in human trafficking issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... in Tennessee. Visitors can also connect with the campaign on designated Facebook and Twitter accounts. A Wilson County grand jury indicted two Georgia men in early July accused of statutory rape in an ongoing TBI human trafficking case. District ...

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  10. Lebanon asst. football coach charged in alleged assault on playerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... d charges to be filed against Bates. Police obtained a warrant for assault, and Bates turned himself in at the Wilson County Sheriff's Department a short time later.

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  11. Wilson County Sheriff's Reports and Most Wanted for Aug. 21Read the original story

    Yesterday | Lebanon Democrat

    Kiara Denise Clemmons, 21, of Lebanon, was charged with criminal impersonation, driving on a revoked/suspended/cancelled license and violation of probation.

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  12. Great Give-A-Way at the fair answers prayers for local catererRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lebanon Democrat

    Brandy Lindsey runs Wildberry Catering in Lebanon, and her business got a bit of a boost Tuesday night during the Great Give-A-Way at the Wilson County Fair.

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  13. Rivalry game, TV game highlight opening nightRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... nothing "zero" about this week to the 85 percent of Tennessee high school football teams, and 100 percent from Wilson County, who will participate in season-opening action Friday night. Lebanon will visit Mt. Juliet in the local rivalry [nothing ...

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  14. Middle Tennessee Electric members re-elect incumbents to its boardRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... meeting Saturday at Embassy Suites Murfreesboro - Hotel and Conference Center. Incumbents Gordon Bone of Wilson County's District 4C, Steve Seger of Williamson County's District 1A and Will Jordan of Cannon County's District 3 won re-election to ...

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  15. Damage reported from stormsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Lebanon Democrat

    As a line of thunderstorms continues through Wilson County on Wednesday afternoon, reports of downed trees, hail and power outages begin to become more frequent.

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  16. Election Commission sets date for sales tax referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lebanon Democrat

    Wilson County election commissioners met Thursday to call an election for Sept. 23 for a Lebanon sales and use tax referendum.

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  17. 2014 Mike Baker Friend, Supporter of the Fair Award winner namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lebanon Democrat

    Wilson County Promotions announced Tim Edwards is the recipient of the 2014 Mike Baker Friend and Supporter of the Fair Award.

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  18. Pro Bowl West to open fall business leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... Pro Bowl West. "It's a chance for people to interact socially." To that end, Pro Bowl West will start a Wilson County Business League which will open Sept. 4 and run 16 Thursdays through Dec. 18. Teams will run four [men, women or coed] to a team. ...

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  19. Lebanon courts new hotel, sports complexRead the original story

    Wednesday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... plans for retail, restaurants and other businesses that want to locate on I-40 in the fast-growing Lebanon and Wilson County markets. These facilities and activities will bring a tremendous economic impact to the community that will spread beyond ...

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  20. Wilson County Sheriff's Reports and Most Wanted for Aug. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Lebanon Democrat

    Okima Shajuan Hall, 34, of Nashville, was charged with failure to appear, criminal impersonation, violation of probation, driving on a revoked/suspended/cancelled license and two counts of possession of a legend drug.

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