Early voting in the City of Lebanon Sales Tax Referendum ended Thursday, Sept. 18 with 855 total votes recorded.
Early voting began Sept. 3 at the Wilson County Election Commission. The election will be held Tuesday, Sept. 23, at the 12 regular assigned polling places from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wilson Central hosts Mt. Juliet tonight in a key District 9AAA football game for both programs. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Wildcat Stadium.
Mt. Juliet enters tonight's contest 3-1 overall (2-0) in the district. The Golden Bears are coming off a 49-21 loss at No. 2-ranked Blackman High last week.
Lebanon High's volleyball team improved to 14-6 on the season and 6-3 in District 9AAA following Thursday night's 3-0 home win over Wilson Central. Game scores: 25-12, 25-20 and 15-13.
A memorial service will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20 at the Sellars Funeral Home on the Baddour Parkway for Mrs. Nelson of Lebanon.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20 at the Partlow Funeral Chapel for Mr. McQueen, 69, of Murfreesboro. A retired Sr. Master Sgt. with the U.S. Air Force and the owner of McQueen's Electric Service, Mr. McQueen died Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014.
Funeral services are scheduled for 12 Noon Friday, Sept. 19 at the Partlow Funeral Chapel for Mrs. Irby, 59, of Lebanon.
Funeral services were held Thursday morning, Sept. 18 at Sellars Funeral Home on the Baddour Parkway for Mrs. Jordan, 86, of Lebanon.
Funeral services have been set for 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20 at the Lebanon Cumberland Presbyterian Church for Mrs. Williams, 82, of Lebanon.
Born June 5, 1932 in Wilson County to the late Robert and Lilly Lee Norris Grissim, she went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014.
Mt. Juliet has been selected to be the site of a new hub for FedEx, a project that could bring a large number of jobs to the area.
A pedestrian was injured in Mt. Juliet after stumbling into traffic and being struck by a pickup truck.
Soph wins three-way playoff
HENDERSONVILLE -- Wilson Central High will be sending four golfers on to next week's Region 5AAA tournament after stellar performances in Monday's District 9AAA tourney at Country Hills.
Wildcat sophomore Blain Turner won a five-hole playoff with Hendersonville golfers Jacob Sherlin and Charles Seals to claim the individual district title.
Wilson County Schools Director Dr. Donna Wright told county commissioners on Monday night the system was "investigating" the seven-period schedule implemented at the beginning of the 2014-2015 school year.
She explained during a follow-up interview with The Wilson Post on Tuesday that it goes "a little deeper than just investigating."
Funeral services for Mr. John Kenneth Gray will be 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19 at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Gray officiating.
Interment with military honors will follow at Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation Thursday 2-8 PM and Friday after 10 AM at Ligon & Bobo.
Tennessee fans looked at the Oklahoma game as a measuring stick to determine just how far second year coach Butch Jones has taken this program.
The Vol Nation is hungry for success, after dismal results produced by former head coaches, Lane Kiffin and Derek Dooley.
Funeral services were held Wednesday morning, Sept. 17 at Bond Memorial Chapel for Mr. Wharton, 89, of Mt. Juliet. A retired Major with the U.S. Air Force and a longtime member of Gideon's International, he died Sept. 13, 2014.
Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 16 at the Partlow Funeral Chapel for Mrs. Agee, 75, of Lebanon. The wife of Patrick Agee and a member of the Maple Hill Church of Christ, she died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 at her residence.
Funeral services were conducted Sunday afternoon, Sept. 14 at Bond Memorial Chapel for Mrs. McCulloch, 87, of Mt. Juliet. Retired from the Bank of Mt. Juliet and the wife of Mr. Forrest "Nabe" McCulloch, she died Sept. 10, 2014.
Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon, Sept. 13 at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home for Ms. Cox, 44, of Lebanon. Born in Lee County, NM, she died Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 at Summit Medical Center.
Our archery season is about open. In fact, it opens Sept. 27, in 10 days. That approaching event made me think of a hunter I know from down in Georgia. Let me tell you a little about her.
Relief is on the way, no, I don't mean the kind you get with " plop plop fizz fizz", save that for stomach ailments. I am talking about the coolness in the air. Sure, it will probably get back to being stuffy hot in the afternoons, but I am going to enjoy the cooler temperatures while we have them.
Lindsay Kitson records third shutout
JACKSON -- Kaitlin Phillips scored in the 14th minute and Shauna Gilpin posted a goal and an assist, as eighth-ranked Cumberland recorded its third victory in five days with a 2-0 win Monday night over Union University in Jackson.