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Our View: Commission right to delay vote on raises
They brought it up, discussed it out in the open and tabled it for another day in favor of seeking more information and input.
5 hrs ago
Lebanon man dies after head-on wreck
Curry Sampson, 66, of Lebanon, was pronounced dead at University Medical Center Wednesday after he was involved in a head-on crash shortly before 11:30 a.m. near 337 W. Baddour Pkwy., said Lebanon police.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Commercial solar energy seminar upcoming at Permobil
Rising energy costs and other financial incentives are prompting a growing number of businesses in Middle Tennessee to investigate solar as a long-term alternative energy source.
Whip Crackin' Rodeo supports Sherry's Run
For the fifth year in a row, the Whip Crackin' Rodeo made a significant impact on Sherry's Run patients battling cancer.
Sheriff's Reports and Most Wanted for Aug. 26, 2014
Justin Edwarrd Silcox, 25, of Lebanon, was charged with driving on a revoked/suspended/cancelled license and violation of probation.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Suspect charged after chase
Authorities charged a Lebanon man who allegedly led several law enforcement agencies on a high-speed chase early Saturday morning.
Jim Jewell: It was a lovely little town
Besides, I became nostalgic when my life took another turn. On Tuesday, I retired from Pacific Tugboat Service.
2 ex-Hanover employees sentenced in Ponzi scheme
The U.S. Justice Department said the former chief financial officer, 55-year-old Robert Haley of Lebanon, Tennessee; and the former salesman, 55-year-old Daryl Bornstein of Kinston Springs, Tennessee, were sentenced to 70 months and five years in prison, respectively, and ordered to pay $14.4 million in restitution.
New road would expand Providence Marketplace
Wilson County's popular Providence Marketplace could get even larger with the addition of a new road.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Wharton is a woman of many accomplishments
To properly begin a story on a person as accomplished and respected as Ruth Wharton, it would make sense to start at the beginning when she was born to A.C. and Mary Wharton, also area natives and highly regarded people.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Jared Felkins: Transparency works when there's willingness to be open
"We seek a free flow of information...we are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies and competitive values."
Police find meth items during arrest
According to police, Officer Jeff Scott noticed a woman hiding behind a tree between the Travel Inn and O'Charley's on Murfreesboro Road.
Church Calendar for Aug. 22, 2014
Editor's Note: The Church Calendar is for notices of special services, events and programs.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Athletic staff volunteers at Next Stop Resource Center
Cumberland University's athletic staff spent an afternoon last week working at the Next Step Resource Center in Lebanon, moving furniture and sorting donated items for individuals.
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Wilson County Fair gives hope to business owner
Thumbs up to Brandy Lindsey who runs Wildberry Catering in Lebanon, who got a bit of a boost Tuesday night during the Great Give-A-Way at the Wilson County Fair.
DEA-led investigation brings down major local drug ring
Lebanon police investigators joined forces with the federal Drug Enforcement Agency and more than a dozen other agencies to get indictments for 41 suspects on charges ranging from conspiracy to distribute cocaine, heroin and marijuana to money laundering.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Wilson County not immune in human trafficking issue
The campaign, titled "IT Has To Stop," seeks to increase awareness of human trafficking in Tennessee and beyond.
Farm Credit Mid-America holds grand opening for its new Lebanon office
Farm Credit Mid-America, an agricultural lending cooperative serving farmers, rural residents and agribusinesses throughout Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee, opened a new office in Lebanon at 1212 S. Hartmann Drive.
Wilson County Sheriff's Reports and Most Wanted for Aug. 21
Kiara Denise Clemmons, 21, of Lebanon, was charged with criminal impersonation, driving on a revoked/suspended/cancelled license and violation of probation.
Great Give-A-Way at the fair answers prayers for local caterer
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.