Richard Parker, the man accused of placing an explosive device which killed his in-laws, Jon and Marion Setzer, in January, appeared briefly in Judge John Wootten’s Wilson County courtroom on Friday morning.
Charles Eskew Field in Lebanon’s Baird Park Complex will be the site of next month’s 15 year-old Babe Ruth Baseball State Tournament.
Sponsored by the Lebanon Lions Club Babe Ruth organization, play in the double-elimination tournament is set to begin Friday, July 18.
It took Woody Hunt some 23 seasons as head coach of the Cumberland Bulldogs before he won his first NAIA National Championship.
In the space of the next 10 years, he’s tacked on two more -- including an improbable tournament run in the recently completed 2014 season -- a season that found CU going 49-20 and earning a No. 1 postseason ranking.
LEBANON -- Versatile Curt Hoppe, Co--MVP of District 9AAA, signed scholarship papers Wednesday afternoon, June 18 with 2014 NAIA National Champion Cumberland University.
A third baseman / pitcher for Mt. Juliet High, Hoppe hit .410 as a senior with 49 RBI and five homers while splitting time between third base and the mound.