Today is Saturday, February 13, 2016



Florists thankful for the business

Sending a beautiful bouquet remains a popular way to say "I love you" - and what better time to say it than Valentine's Day? Valentine's Day is Sunday, Feb. 14.

4x4 club comes to rescue during snow, ice

When Mt. Juliet dad and husband Jeff Wilkins realized Wednesday evening what seemed a simple snow event had quickly turned wet roads into "ice skating rinks" in less than an hour, he called his wife Sarah and said he'd pick h...

Lebanon home destroyed by fire Wednesday

The Lebanon Fire Department responded to a report of smoke and flames coming out of the rear exit of the home located at 213 East Adams Street around 1:30 p.m.

 

City lift's stop work order on South MJ Starbucks center
City lift's stop work order on South MJ Starbucks center

The city-issued stop work order that halted construction on the south Mt. Juliet Starbucks, Moe's and other businesses in the commercial center under construction was lifted Tuesday.

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Volunteers sought for Junior High Rodeo Finals
Volunteers sought for Junior High Rodeo Finals

Volunteers are needed for the National High School Rodeo Association (NHSRA) Junior High Division Rodeo Finals to be held at Lebanon's James E. Ward Agricultural Center June 19 through 27.

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Wilson County Agricultural Hall of Fame inductees named

Ten years ago, a group of concerned Wilson Countians came together to form the Wilson County Agricultural Hall of Fame. Agriculture has been a cornerstone of Wilson County from the day it was formed in 1799 and, to recognize the contributions of those involved in agriculture in the community, the Wilson County Agricultural Hall of Fame was organized.

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CASA plans pancake breakfast at LHS
CASA plans pancake breakfast at LHS

Tickets are on sale now for a Pancake Breakfast benefiting Wilson County CASA.

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CU HOOPS -- G-Town visits Saturday
CU HOOPS -- G-Town visits Saturday
Bowers

Women down No. 7 Shawnee State
LEBANON -- Cumberland University's basketball teams split a Mid-South Conference doubleheader Thursday evening at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center with visiting Shawnee State.

The CU women knocked off seventh-ranked Shawnee State in the opener while the men dropped a narrow 63-61 decision in the nightcap.

Both teams will be in action Saturday afternoon at home as MSC rival Georgetown College comes to town for a 2 p.m. doubleheader.

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D2 HOOPS -- District in Knoxville
D2 HOOPS -- District in Knoxville
Pittman

Saints, Commanders play in loser-out game
KNOXVILLE -- Friendship Christian's boys dropped a 63-35 loss to top seeded Knoxville Webb Friday in the semifinals of the East-Middle District 1-A basketball tournament.

With the loss, the Commanders dropped to 13-12 on the season and were scheduled to play in a loser-out game Saturday afternoon at Knox Webb. The winner will advance to next week's region tournament.

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FRIDAY PREPS -- WC splits with MJHS
FRIDAY PREPS -- WC splits with MJHS
Elrod

Golden Bears record 20th win
GLADEVILLE -- Wilson Central's Lady Wildcats completed a perfect regular season with Friday night's 51-43 home win over Mt. Juliet.

WCHS ends the regular season 26-0 / 14-0 in District 9-AAA headed into Wednesday's district tournament opener against No. 8 seeded Gallatin at Portland.

Point guard Piper Elrod knocked down six 3-pointers and finished with 18 points to lead Wilson Central. Kendall Spray added 15 while Addison Byrd and Kathryn Bean each had six.

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Wilson Co. sports in brief
Wilson Co. sports in brief

CU baseball dinner
Cumberland baseball will host its annual Kickoff Dinner and Auction at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18 in the Benton Jennings Center on the CU campus.

The evening includes a silent and live auction of baseball memorabilia as well as other donated items, with all proceeds benefitting the Cumberland baseball program. Cumberland will honor former junior college player Pat Swallows (1965-66), who started the baseball program at Livingston Academy and coached for 36 seasons. Cost of the event is $25 per person.

To reserve a seat at the dinner, contact Woody Hunt at 615-547-1366 or email whunt@cumberland.edu.

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