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Education

Cumberland University to host Uncle Sam lecture
Hickey
Cumberland University to host Uncle Sam lecture

Cumberland University will host Dr. Donald Hickey on Monday, Jan. 30, at 6:30 p.m., as the author discusses "Uncle Sam: The Origins and Evolution of an American Icon."

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Business

Pinnacle supports Wilson Books from Birth
Pinnacle supports Wilson Books from Birth

Pinnacle Financial Partners recently furthered its support of education in Wilson County with $1,000 of support for Wilson Books from Birth, which administers Dolly Parton's Imagination Library.

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General Lifestyle

'Capt. Jack' set the bar for Texas Rangers, Pt. 2
Jack Hays\' great-great-great grandson, Grant Hays
'Capt. Jack' set the bar for Texas Rangers, Pt. 2

One of Jack Hays' few living descendants is on a mission to tell the story of an incredible lawman-soldier that few east of the Mississippi have heard.

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Jimmy Bowen Show coming to The Capitol
Jimmy Bowen Show coming to The Capitol

Jimmy Bowen is bringing fast-paced, live shows featuring talent like Daryle Singletary and Darryl Worley to The Capitol Theatre in Lebanon this year.

Bowen said the idea for a filmed show came to him late one evening while watching Forrest Gump. "It was the part where his mama said, 'Make your own destiny,'" he said at a Ribbon Cutting on Wednesday.

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Our Feathered Friends

Great To Be Back
Carolina Wren
Great To Be Back

I am so sorry that I was not able to write my normal weekly article for the last several weeks. Some of you have heard, some of you have not. The day after Christmas, I was put into ICU at Tennova Healthcare. My primary Doctor, Dr. Gary Gallant's nurse, detected an irregular heart beat while checking my vitals.

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General News

Motorist threatens three MJPD detectives
Motorist threatens three MJPD detectives

A Lebanon man chose the wrong vehicle to threaten when he waved a gun at three Mt. Juliet Police detectives traveling in their undercover truck on Interstate 40 Wednesday morning.

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Mt. Juliet's city judge, lawyer and mom tapped for potential bone marrow donation
Mt. Juliet's city judge, lawyer and mom tapped for potential bone marrow donation

Mt. Juliet's city judge got a phone call a few days ago that astounded her and could potentially change her life, as well as a little boy's.

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Public service "an honor" for Crowell

Some might say it was Chris Crowell's destiny to serve in public office.

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General Sports

STATE CHAMP -- Lebanon's Moore wins D1 title
STATE CHAMP -- Lebanon's Moore wins D1 title

Defeats Columbia's Flatt for crown
SMYRNA -- Tyler Moore ended Lebanon High's 33-year state championship drought by defeating Columbia Central's Cole Flatt in the Division I state finals Friday morning, Jan. 20 at the Smyrna Bowling Center.

Moore, a junior, closed out the title match with four strikes and a spare too win 203-191. Flatt, a senior, was trying to win his third title in four years.

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WRESTLING -- CU's Rosario honored by NAIA
Rosario
WRESTLING -- CU's Rosario honored by NAIA

National wrestler of the week
Cumberland University senior Sammy Rosario earned NAIA Wrestler of the Week accolades on Tuesday after posting three dual match victories and improving his overall mark to 21-4 this academic year, as announced by the national office.

The Cartersville, Ga., native pinned Lindsey Wilson's Kadin Scoggins at 2:25 to start the week and followed that with a 14-3 Major Decision over Southeastern University's Jaaziel Santana.

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