Wilson County Newswire (Page 7)

Wilson County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wilson County, TN. (Page 7)

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  1. Lawmakers honor Wilson County's top studentsValedictorians,...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    Tennessee state lawmakers Sen. Mae Beavers, Rep. Mark Pody and Rep. Susan Lynn attended the Wilson County Valedictorian and Salutatorian Luncheon on May 13 to honor top graduating seniors of eight local high schools. "No one achieves success completely on their own," Beavers said.

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  2. Sheriff's Reports and Most Wanted for May 21, 2016Editor's Note: The...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    Editor's Note: The following are suspects booked into the Wilson County Jail during the specified time frame. All persons charged are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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  3. Jammin' with the General officially kicks off summerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... a Hula Hoop and dance contest. First and second place winners of the contests were awarded a day pass to the Wilson County Fair in August for their style and skill. Nashville band The Road Crew took the stage at 7 p.m., bringing sounds of American ...

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  4. Wreck victim meets her heroesThey helped save her life Updated Today atRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... that killed her mother, Lori Hollandsworth, and severely injured her sister, Maggie Hollandsworth. Several Wilson County responders rushed to the scene to help the family. The single-vehicle wreck happened Jan. 5 on U.S. 70 near the Southfork ...

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  5. Wilson County law enforcement agencies gather together for a special...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... officers and leaders in law-enforcement, government and elected officials, and survivors of fallen officers. Wilson County law enforcement agencies gather together for a special National Police Week Memorial Service May 10. Lebanon police Detective ...

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  6. Historic Arcade to open its doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... it for years to come and enable this building to serve in a new capacity," Manous said. "This will allow for Wilson County to house more business in our retail and restaurant space. The renovations also give Wilson County a place to hold events for ...

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  7. Wilson County Battle of the Badges Blood Drive upcomingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    Wilson County Sheriff Robert Bryan encouraged anyone who can to sign up to donate blood in the Battle of the Badges Blood Drive, an event that benefits Wilson County in a friendly competition between Wilson County law enforcement agencies and fire and emergency management. "We're in it to win it," Bryan said of the 2016 competition for bragging rights between Wilson County's law enforcement and fire and emergency agencies.

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  8. Keith Edmonds Foundation kicks off backpack programRead the original story

    May 13, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... his own nonprofit, the Keith Edmonds Foundation. The purpose of the organization is to empower victims in Wilson County. "The Keith Edmonds Foundation is here to empower child abuse victims, and we believe a kid should get to be a kid," he said. ...

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  9. Andy ReedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... impact Hunt has made to this community. His players are coaching baseball at all three large high schools in Wilson County and softball at state champion Friendship Christian. The principal at Watertown High came to town because he was brought here ...

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  10. Officials with both Wilson County and city governments have discussed ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    Many Wilson County residents have voiced displeasure with property reappraisals recently and raised questions about the possibility of a tax increase in the county. Meanwhile, some local governmental bodies have at least pondered about the necessity of a property tax increase for Wilson County residents and those in municipalities.

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  11. A new state law could allow some vehicles in Wilson and other...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    The Wilson County Commission will discuss potential changes to emissions testing requirements for new vehicles Monday, while also honoring several individuals and groups. The Budget Committee voted last week to exclude new vehicles from emissions testing in Wilson County, something allowed due to new state legislation.

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  12. Flowers laid by loved ones adorn these graves in the Caraway Cemetery ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... weather, the service will move to the nearby Greenvale Baptist Church. The cemetery and church are in Wilson County, south of Lebanon off State Highway 266 on Greenvale Road. According to cemetery records, the earliest recorded deaths taken from ...

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  13. The Lebanon Water System recently published its annual drinking water report.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... manager, said the report covers all Lebanon Water System customers, noting city residents using LaGuardo and Wilson County water would have different results. As part of the Source Water Assessment Program, the Tennessee Department of Environmental ...

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  14. Community CalendarPOLICY: Items for the Community Calendar may be...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... the Empower Me Center. An American Red Cross Blood Drive will be Monday, May 16 from noon until 4 p.m. at the Wilson County Veterans Building at 945 E. Baddour Pkwy. in Lebanon. A meet and greet will be Monday, May 16 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Lebanon ...

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  15. Friends of NRA donates to Lebanon JROTCThe Wilson County chapter of...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    The Wilson County chapter of the Friends of the National Rifle Association present a check to the Lebanon High School JROTC. Pictured are Allison Verdugt, volunteer Kyle McKay, Cole Borcherding, Staff Master Sgt.

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  16. Join Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee to help Stamp Out HungerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... annual food drive donations and helps give assistance to Tennesseans struggling to put food on the table. Wilson County residents can support their neighbors struggling with hunger by collecting non-perishable food items and leaving them in a sturdy ...

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  17. The Historic Arcade is under renovation for multi-use retail space and an event center.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... it for years to come and enable this building to serve in a new capacity," Manous said. "This will allow for Wilson County to house more business in our retail and restaurant space. The renovations also give Wilson County a place to hold events for ...

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  18. Work begins on newest Habitat homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    Saws buzzed and nails were pounded Saturday as Publix Super Markets employees joined Wilson County Habitat for Humanity staff and volunteers for the initial days of work on Celeste Dowell's new home in Lebanon. Twenty-five people were on site on Saturday and others came Sunday, said Tory Tredway, director of Wilson County Habitat for Humanity.

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  19. Master Gardeners hold community garden partyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... is a 2,400-square-feet vegetable garden along Stoner Creek at the park. This garden was the brainchild of Wilson County Master Gardener Jan Littrell who continues to lead the project. "Our tireless crew works year-round producing crops which are ...

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  20. Tammie LloydMrs. Lloyd's body will be open for public viewing Friday, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... at 323 W. Adams Ave. in Lebanon. The Rev. Walter L. Grant will serve as eulogist. Interment will follow in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Survivors include her devoted husband, Alvin Lloyd; children, Tabitha (Christopher) Daggs, John (Tramelia) ...

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