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She's always there with a prayer She's always there with a prayer

MT. JULIET -- About the time many people start talking about slowing down, maybe even retiring, Sue Street and her husband Andy went into training to become firefighters.

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  • She's always there with a prayer She's always there with a prayer

    MT. JULIET -- About the time many people start talking about slowing down, maybe even retiring, Sue Street and her husband Andy went into training to become firefighters.

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  • MJ's Butch Wilmore will return to space MJ's Butch Wilmore will return to space

    Mt. Juliet High graduate and NASA astronaut Barry “Butch” Wilmore will command the next crew to launch to the International Space Station.

    Wilmore, a former football standout for the Golden Bears, will join cosmonauts Elena Serova and Alexander Samokutyaev of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) and launch to the space station September 25 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

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  • Is I-40 widening project complete? Is I-40 widening project complete?

    Only minor work remains to be done to fully complete a road widening project on Interstate 40 between Mt. Juliet Road to just past Highway 109 that began in July 2013, but fell behind schedule mainly due to Mother Nature.

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  • Long-serving LHS teacher retires after 40+ years Long-serving LHS teacher retires after 40+ years

    Longtime educator Bonnie Fakes retired from the Wilson County School System earlier this year, having spent the past 41 years of her 48-year-career at Lebanon High School.

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  • MJ cops like their new HQ MJ cops like their new HQ

    When it’s finished, the MJ Café’s going to be a nice break room for the hard-working officers of the Mt. Juliet Police Department.

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Re-experience The Mill Thursday night

Locals will get the opportunity to shop, eat and socialize at one of Lebanon’s most historic locations Thursday night, July 24.

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County ranks in top 5 in early voting turnout

While some worry that the turnout for early voting in the County Genera/Federal and State Primary election on Aug. 7 may be low, Wilson County Administrator of Elections Phillip Warren said Tuesday morning the county is actually in the top four or five in terms of turnout through Monday.

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Judicial retention rally held at CU

Early voting for the Federal and State Primary and Wilson County General Election began this past Friday, and those who have already casted their ballots have noticed the series of “Retain or Replace” choices regarding the 22 judges and justices who serve on the state’s appellate courts and Tennessee Supreme Court.

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MJ planners OK apartments despite protests

MT. JULIET -- After nearly 3 hours of discussion, the Mt. Juliet Planning Commission voted 4-3 Thursday night to approve the final master plan for Meridian at Providence Trail, a proposed 11-building complex of 225 apartments on about 14 acres behind Providence MarketPlace.

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Crime Stoppers offers reward in robbery

Wilson County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information regarding an armed robbery at a market in Mt. Juliet that occurred in May.

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Hutto: 1,700 new jobs added since 2011

MT. JULIET -- The theme of County Mayor Randall Hutto’s State of the County address Wednesday was that Wilson County is a great place to live and do business.

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Early Voting begins July 18

Early voting for the Aug. 7 Federal and State Republican and Democratic Primaries and the Wilson County General Election begins Friday.

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MJPD seeks info on stolen wallet

Investigators with the Mt. Juliet Police Department are looking to identify a man who may know the whereabouts of a stolen wallet that contained a large amount of cash.

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Lebanon Public Square redesign tops TDOT tour

Tennessee Department of Transportation representatives visited the Lebanon Wilson Chamber of Commerce and LoJac this week as part of their Regional Projects Tour 2014.

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MJ no longer considering construction moratorium

MT. JULIET -- You shorten a “bad word” to just its first letter, and that’s what happened to the word “moratorium” at Monday night’s City Commission meeting in Mt. Juliet.

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Wilson job growth 'near record breaking'

Job growth is “near a record breaking high” in Wilson County over the past 12 months according to the county's chief recruiting arm for industrial and retail development.

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'We lost an outstanding young man'

What started off as a fun night on Old Hickory Lake with friends resulted in the drowning of a beloved Watertown teen.

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Early Voting to begin Friday

Early Voting begins Friday, July 18, for the Aug. 7 Federal and State Republican and Democratic Primaries and the Wilson County General Election.

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UPDATE -- Drowning victim identified

UPDATE -- Rescue workers recovered the body of a 2014 Watertown High graduate from the waters of Old Hickory Lake near Misty Cove early Monday morning.

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MJ's Butch Wilmore will return to space
MJ's Butch Wilmore will return to space

Mt. Juliet High graduate and NASA astronaut Barry “Butch” Wilmore will command the next crew to launch to the International Space Station.

Wilmore, a former football standout for the Golden Bears, will join cosmonauts Elena Serova and Alexander Samokutyaev of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) and launch to the space station September 25 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

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