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Obituaries

Daily Obituaries: April 5, 2016

Joan D. Reeve, 72

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Telling Tales

Amazonian tribes and the Kane family
Amazonian tribes and the Kane family

Have you heard of those tribes in the rainforests of Brazil that have existed centuries without any contact with modern civilization? Except for the fact that I've been vaccinated for measles and whooping cough and would look ridiculous holding a spear, other than that, I'm pretty certain we've been living parallel lives.

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General Lifestyle

Ahh, spring - finally
Ahh, spring - finally

This has been one of the most unpredictable winter seasons that I can ever remember. April should be and usually is a warm month. March held on as we fought some colder and windy days. This all makes it difficult for us to decide what we should wear each day and into evening. If you are like me, right now you want to be thinking warm weather, sleeveless dressing and no coat!

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Mandy Barnett returns to musical playground
Mandy Barnett returns to musical playground

Classic country and pop crooner Mandy Barnett kicked off her public performing career at the age of 5 at her church in Crossville.

And while she was making a name for herself in East Tennessee over the next five years, it was not until she and her mom came to Cedars of Lebanon Flea Market in search of song tracks that her music education really clicked into high gear.

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Letters to the Editor

Thanks to all for supporting Brooks House
Thanks to all for supporting Brooks House

On March 12, 2016, a benefit concert was held to honor Liz Reese and the Brooks House. On behalf of the board of directors of Community Homeless Outreach & Support, Inc. (dba Brooks House) and its residents, we would like to thank all that came out to support and enjoy a wonderful evening.

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General News

Agee & Johnson merges with Parks Auction, Parks Realty
Agee & Johnson merges with Parks Auction, Parks Realty

Agee & Johnson Realty and Auction of Wilson County and Parks Auction Co./Parks Realty recently announced the completion of a merger effective March 1.

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Child Advocacy Center hosts 'A Chocolate Affair'
Child Advocacy Center hosts 'A Chocolate Affair'

The 15th Judicial District Child Advocacy Center raised funds for their programs with a new spin on "A Chocolate Affair."

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Compromise offered on alcohol tax
Compromise offered on alcohol tax

The Wilson County School Board has offered an olive branch to the City of Mt. Juliet April 4 in a nearly two-year-old lawsuit over the city's past failure to share its liquor-by-the-drink (LBD) tax revenues with the county schools.

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Family moving forward with teen center fund raising
Family moving forward with teen center fund raising

Tanner Smith's last conversation with good friend Austin Wilkerson was prophetic in a way.

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LSSD to host special ed workshop
LSSD to host special ed workshop

The Lebanon Special School District will host STEP (Support and Training for Exceptional Parents), Inc. for training to help parents learn about their child's educational needs and their rights under IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) during a workshop on Monday, April 11.

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MJ booming, lists new businesses
MJ booming, lists new businesses

Not only are the buds popping this early Spring, business is as well in Mt. Juliet. Hardly a block goes by without the clang of machinery as a myriad of restaurants and shops go verticle.

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Pick a peck of potted plants
Pick a peck of potted plants

Anticipation is growing for the Future Farmers of America student plant sale at Lebanon High School.

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Prospect event raises $15,000
Prospect event raises $15,000

A rockin' fundraiser held at The Capitol Theatre on Friday night raised $15,000 for Prospect, Inc.

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Tennova Healthcare - Lebanon to host sports screening day
Tennova Healthcare - Lebanon to host sports screening day

Tennova Healthcare - Lebanon, formerly University Medical Center, will host its annual free sports screening day for Wilson County student-athletes on Saturday, April 16 from 7:30 until 11:30 a.m. at the physical therapy department on the ground floor of the patient tower.

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General Sports

Lady Devils win Brentwood tourney
Morgan Jones
Lady Devils win Brentwood tourney

Lebanon thumps Summertown in finals
BRENTWOOD -- Lebanon stormed to the championship of the annual Chick-fil-A Classic Saturday evening at Crockett Park, thumping Summertown 11-1 in the Gold Division finals.

Now 13-9-1 overall, the Lady Devils can set their sights on Thursday's 6 p.m. home game with District 9-AAA rival Wilson Central and Friday's 6 p.m. contest at Friendship Christian.

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Get Fresh with Andy Frisch

Check Your Surroundings
Check Your Surroundings

Sometimes people don't realize how hard it can be to make a permanent change. They struggle with overcoming a bad habit or with creating a new, more beneficial one and they get frustrated. They question everything from what they eat, to what exercises to do and in what order. They even look for the miracle pill that doctor so-and-so was talking about on the teletube. But seldom do they look at their environment.

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Women of Wilson

Woman of Wilson: Linda Armistead
Woman of Wilson: Linda Armistead

Wilson County Zone 4 School Board Member Linda Armistead was elected to the seat in August 2014. Having spent 26 years in the classroom as an educator, Armistead brings knowledge and a new perspective to the table.

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