Jason Morse, 36, passed away on April 16, 2014. The family will be receiving friends at Sellars Funeral Home on Friday from 4-8 p.m. and on Saturday from noon until the service.
Cumberland summer camps
Cumberland university will host kids camps for baseball, softball, basketball, volleyball and wrestling this summer. The Bulldog baseball camps run from June 9 to July 3.
More information and brochures for all of the summer camps may be found on the camps / clinics page at www.gocumberland-athletics.com.
LHS to host 9-AAA championships
Lebanon High senior K.K. Garnett won the high jump Tuesday at Vanderbilt University’s Great Eight Invitational with a leap of 6’.
Garnett expected to be one of the favorites next week as Lebanon High hosts the District 9-AAA Track & Field Championships at Tribble Field / Watkins Stadium
Mt. Juliet 10, Lebanon 1
LEBANON -- Savannah Sanders threw a three-hitter with 14 strikeouts Thursday in a 10-2 win over District 9-AAA rival Lebanon High.
The Lady Bears (21-6 / 7-1) got homers from Shelby Woodard, Kelsie Craighead and Kristin Jackson as they rapped out 12 hits off LHS pitchers Kasey Squires and Aanna Smallwood.
The right to hold a referendum on expanding the Wilson County Board of Education from five members to seven was approved with the sound of Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey’s gavel Thursday morning.
District 20’s Annette Stafford, who serves as chair of the Education Committee of the Wilson County Commission, was very disappointed by the outcome of the private act to expand the Board of Education, while District 17’s Gary Keith called it “great.”
The community is invited to celebrate Easter on April 20 with the annual Kiwanis Club of Lebanon’s Sunrise Service on the Lebanon Public Square.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, April 18 at First Baptist Church, Lebanon, for Mr. Sherrill, 84, of Lebanon. A native of the Leeville Community and a retired after 40 years with AVCO as a supervisor, he died April 16, 2014 at University Medical Center.
Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday, April 19 at First Baptist Church of Mt. Juliet for Capt. Robeson, 49, of Mt. Juliet. He served in the US Army for three years and the US Air Force for five years.
Miss Bibb, 85, of Lebanon died April 15, 2014, at Quality Care Nursing Home. She was a housekeeper at McFarland Hospital for 27 years and was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, April 18 at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home for Mr. Summers, 19, of Pleasant Shade. The husband of Amy Summers, he died April 14, 2014.
Lebanon City Council took the first step at Tuesday night’s regular meeting to allow utility customers to make payments with credit cards.
The freshly budded and slightly leafing willow branch falls just inches short of touching the water. I can see the gap from the front of the boat. Through the Polaroid lenses of my glasses, I can also see the fish finning slowly under the willow branch. I see her from the front of the boat.
Tennessee Department of Transportation officials have set a tentative start date for the safety redesign of the Lebanon Public Square.
District Attorney General Tommy Thompson told The Wilson Post Tuesday morning that he hopes to have a report regarding a 24-page ethics complaint filed against members of the Wilson County Commission two weeks ago soon.
MT. JULIET -- Carrick Glen developers can start work on their proposed new “memory center” since changes they made in their site plans found favor with the Mt. Juliet City Commission Monday night.
Only 18 points separate the top two candidates for the Wilson County Director of Schools position.
Bears thump Hendersonville 14-1
Lebanon High is scheduled to host Wilson Central in a District 9-AAA baseball game tonight at Brent Foster Field. The game is set for a 6:30 p.m. start.
Last night in Gladeville, Jake Lefler went 4-for-4 as Wilson Central downed Lebanon 8-4. WCHS improved to 10-11 overall / 3-4 in District 9-AAA.
Mt. Juliet 12, Hendersonville 2
MT. JULIET -- Emily Bombard ripped three of Mt. Juliet's 13 hits in a 12-2 victory over Hendersonville High Tuesday afternoon. The Lady Bears improved to 19-6 overall and 5-1 in District 9-AAA play with the win.
Mt. Juliet took control early, scoring three runs in the first, five in the second and three more in the third inning.
Savannah Sanders scattered four hits for the win, striking out eight to get the pitching decision.
It's spring time and love is really in the air. This reminds me of a song back in 1965 by Jewel Akens, called the "Birds and the Bees".
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, April 18 at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet for Mrs. West, 46, of Hermitage. The wife of Jeff West and the daughter of Ronald & Diane Lawrence, she died April 11, 2014.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday April 17, at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home for Mrs. Dedman, 73, of Lebanon. A native of Wilson County and retired from the Wilson County Court Clerk’s office, she died April 14, 2014, at the University Medical Center.