Jack Harris Howard passed away in Lebanon, Tennessee on May 2, 2014. He was 87 years old. Jack is preceded in death by his parents, Dr. Maurice Stone Howard and Freda Henning Howard; his brother, Dr. Billy Stone Howard; and his twin sister, Martha Howard Wilters.
Southern Baptist preacher Bill Jenkins died Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the age of 86.
The family will be receiving friends on Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. and from 11 a.m. until the service at Sellars Funeral Home. The funeral service, conducted by Brother W. D. Thomason and Brother Andy Cannon, is 1 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel at Sellars Funeral Home.
Mrs. Carolyn Jackson Manners, 81, of Lebanon died May 4, 2014, at her home. Born in Wilson County, she was the daughter of the late Robert Mason Jackson and Estelle Gass Jackson.
Wilson County Election Commission provided support for four high school student body elections this past week.
If contract negotiations go well this week, the Wilson County Board of Education will have a new Director of Schools to announce at their June 2 meeting.
The BOE heard presentations by director finalists Trousdale County Schools Director Clint Satterfield and Williamson County Schools Assistant Superintendent Dr. Donna Wright Saturday, May 3 before going into a special called meeting to select a top candidate.
Sam Lind drives in five runs
COLUMBIA, Ky. – Sam Lind homered twice, including a grand slam, Bryan Haney added a three-run shot and Jake Collier tossed a five-hit shutout, striking out nine in a 12-0 victory over St. Catharine College on Monday here at Egnew Park in the Mid-South Conference Championships.
Chris Hall earns Character Award
COLUMBIA, Ky. – Sam Lind, Chris Hall, Ricky Coleman and Anthony Gomez were all voted First Team All-Mid-South Conference and Brady North, Josciel Veras, Tyler Anderson and Jake Collier were all named Second Team All-MSC in a vote of league coaches released late Sunday night by the league office.