Fog lays in the hollows behind the houses and hides the creek. Turkeys, three jakes walk right down the road. A mature gobbler briskly crosses a field. It is a beautiful morning. I feel well and I am happy and . . . we were going fishing. Even better, we were floating the Smith Fork, Judge Dave Durham and I.
Lebanon burglary suspect Billy Harmon, of Hartsville, was arrested and served two warrants on Wednesday afternoon by Wilson County Sheriff’s Department.
No criminal charges will be brought against any parties listed in an ethics complaint forwarded to the District Attorney General on April 4 by the Wilson County Ethics Committee in a 3-2 vote.
MT. JULIET -- Mt. Juliet City Commission passed the first reading Monday night of an ordinance that will require all commercial and multifamily developments to build sidewalks, both within the developments and along the streets around their exteriors.
First quarter financial disclosures were due April 10 and for candidates seeking state offices, as well as judicial candidates seeking district wide seats on the bench, fundraising appears to be strong.
Drakes Creek Park bracket
FRIDAY, MAY 2
4:00 GAME 1 -- WILSON CENTRAL VS PORTLAND
7:00 GAME 2 -- HENDERSONVILLE VS LEBANON
All eight teams will be in action Thursday as the District 9-AAA softball tournament opens play. First round games were to have been played Wednesday, but rains forced action to me moved back 24 hours.
First round games will be contested at the four higher seeds with loser-out games on tap for Thursday, May 1 at Station Camp.
Here’s a look at Thursday’s action.
South Division 1 Wilson Central hosts North Division 4 Portland at 6 pm.
LEBANON -- Red-hot Cumberland prepared for Sunday's Mid-South Conference tournament opener with a come from behind 12-7 win over Bryan College Wednesday, April 30 in the 2014 regular season finale at Stockton Field.
Down 6-0 to the Lions after two innings, the Bulldogs rallied behind two grand slam homers from Justin Byrd and a solo shot off the bat of Chris Hall, improving to 36-17 overall.