So you got an itching to be a cowboy or cowgirl and make like Roy Rogers or Dale Evans?
Three teams play Wednesday night --
Three Wilson County baseball teams will be busy Wednesday as three squads will be in action -- only one at home.
Friendship Christian School is scheduled to host Eagleville High in a 6:30 p.m. contest.
Wilson Central will travel to Drakes Creek Park for a 7 p.m. game against District 9-AAA rival Hendersonville High while Mt. Juliet visits Shackle Island for a 7 p.m. encounter with 9-AAA foe Beech.
Burton strokes homer
LEBANON -- Courtney Petty and Tana Whited combined for a five-inning five-hitter as Friendship Christian School run-ruled host Lebanon High 12-1 Monday evening. Petty worked three innings and Whited two. Petty struck out six and Whited one as the Lady Commanders improved to 9-1 on the season.
FCS struck for four runs in the top of the second and put the game away with a seven-spot in the top of the fifth.
Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, March 26 at First Baptist Church, Mt. Juliet for Mrs. Dedman, 33, of Lebanon. A registered nurse at Summit Medical Center and the wife of Brad Dedman, she died March 23, 2015.
Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon, March 24 at Watertown's Hunter Funeral Home for Mr. Blythe, 66, of Watertown. A native of Wilson County, he died Friday, March 20 at University Medical Center in Lebanon.
Funeral services were conducted Tuesday afternoon, March 24 at Bond Memorial Chapel for Mr. Farler, 78, of Mt.Juliet. The former owner of Bob's Heating and Air Conditioning, he died March 19, 2015.
Funeral services were held Monday morning, March 23 at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home for Mrs. Graves, 96, of Lebanon. Born in Alexandria, she died March 19, 2015 after a long illness.
A memorial service was held Monday evening, March 23 at the Partlow Funeral Chapel for Mrs. Lohman, 68, of the Gladeville Community.
Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon, March 22 at Watertown's Hunter Funeral Home for Mrs. Parker, 91. Widow of the late Dr. Thomas C. Parker, the DeKalb County native died March 19, 2015 at University Medical Center in Lebanon.
Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home for Mr. Kolbe, 80, of Lebanon. A native of Wilson County and retired from Lux Clock, he died Thursday, March 19, 2015, at his home.
You know pretty quickly that clever Amy Kinslow is from the South once you hear her favorite saying is "I'm fixin' to . . ." followed right close by "Lord willin' and the creek don't rise."
The Wilson County School Board "went to school" itself at a recent retreat, learning about the county and school district's dramatic growth potential.
Ward 6 City Councilor Kathy Warmath has been absent from six of the most recent eight council meetings and work sessions. But she said in an interview this week that it all started when a serious fall damaged her already-fragile spine.
Lebanon is one step closer to having a new firehouse near I-40 on Highway 109.
For the 12th year in a row, Demos' Restaurant is serving it up for Wilson Habitat for Humanity. Each $5 donation to Wilson Habitat buys one Brooks Buck and entitles the bearer to apply $7.50 toward one meal - lunch or dinner - at Demos' Restaurant in Lebanon.
Meals-On-Wheels celebrated their Week of Champions this week with elected officials, community leaders and sports figures participating by delivering food to locals.
There's a drastic reduction in the number of Tennessee high school seniors who applied for Gov. Bill Haslam's Tennessee Promise last dollar scholarship compared to the number who will actually utilize it.
A car show to be held this Saturday at Snow White Drive-In will benefit a local girl.
Wilson County offers a wide variety of events and activities this month.
Good Friday golf tourney
The Blue Devil Football Foundation will hold its 13th annual Good Friday Golf Scramble Friday, April 3 at the Lebanon Golf & Country Club. Entry fee is $440 per four-man team with a few spots still available for $100 hole sponsorships. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, March 19 results
Lebanon 13, Page 0;
Mt. Juliet 10, White House 0;
Mt. Juliet 6, Summit 1;
Beech 11, Friendship 1.
LEBANON -- Cumberland University's Blake DeBoard received the C.R. Bickerstaff/Coach Bill Pace University Scholar-Athlete Award presented earlier this month at the 49th annual Awards Banquet of the Middle Tennessee chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame.
Mr. Tramel, 71, of Springfield, passed away on March 10, 2015 A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, March 21 at Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon.