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 Mt. Juliet cops turn into Santa's helpers
Mt. Juliet cops turn into Santa's helpers

Mt. Juliet Police officers turned into holiday elves Friday night when they helped local children shop 'til they dropped at the Mt. Juliet Walmart.

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No 'slipping away quietly' for county's Miss Rachel
No 'slipping away quietly' for county's Miss Rachel

More than two decades of service well-performed was recognized Monday night by the Wilson County Commission.

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Woman of Wilson: Rachel Dodson

The year 2014 is ending on a happy note for Lebanon's Rachel Dodson. She recently became engaged to Chaz Lowe.

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Woman of Wilson: Rachel Dodson

The year 2014 is ending on a happy note for Lebanon's Rachel Dodson. She recently became engaged to Chaz Lowe.

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Beauty Work in Progress - Pelleve

The Lett Center, with offices in Mt. Juliet and Lebanon, offers Pellevé - a treatment for wrinkle reduction.

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Beauty Work in Progress: Nail Art

When it comes to nails there are significantly more options nowadays than simply painting them a classic red or pink. Tracy Belardo at Lookers Salon & Spa can bring inspirational nail looks to life.

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Suspect arrested on W. Baddour

Traffic was backed up on W. Baddour Parkway for a short time Thursday afternoon when Wilson County Sheriff's Deputies made a stop and arrested a suspect in relation to a domestic issue.

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Robert Woodrow Butner, 70

No services are planned for Mr. Butner, 70, of Mt. Juliet.

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Horace Gerald Stinson, 71

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19 at Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon, for Mr. Stinson, 71, of Watertown. Mr. Stinson died Dec. 16, 2014.

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PREP HOOPS -- Mt. Juliet splits with Siegel
PREP HOOPS -- Mt. Juliet splits with Siegel

MJHS hosts Chick-fil-A Classic
MT. JULIET -- Visiting Siegel needed two overtime periods to finally dispose of Mt. Juliet Tuesday in boys basketball action. The seesaw game was tied at the end of regulation 61-61, then 64-64 at the end of the first overtime.

Trey Pruitt was brilliant in the loss, scoring 30 for the Golden Bears, who dropped to 3-7 on the season.

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DISNEY HOOPS -- Watertown teams win openers
DISNEY HOOPS -- Watertown teams win openers

KSA Christmas Classic --
ORLANDO, FL -- Scrambling in the final seconds, Watertown High's Purple Tigers rallied for a thrilling 63-61 victory over Virginia's Central High Thursday morning in the opening round of the KSA Christmas Tournament at Walt Disney World.

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New insurance rules for future retirees?

Facing $18 million in unfunded liability for insurance costs, the City of Lebanon must re-evaluate its insurance coverage, Mayor Philip Craighead and City Finance Officer Robert Springer have advised the City Council.

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MJ Chamber gets advice from developers
MJ Chamber gets advice from developers

"Retail follows rooftops," four of Mt. Juliet's biggest developers told the Mt. Juliet-West Wilson County Chamber of Commerce Friday morning.

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Police beef up patrols after recent MJ armed robberies
Police beef up patrols after recent MJ armed robberies

Gritty pictures of masked, armed suspects pointing their guns at an innocent store clerk were recently posted and distributed by the Mt. Juliet Police Department.

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Four arrested on drug charges near school
Four arrested on drug charges near school

Four people were arrested after police raided and seized with intent for resale at Timberline Campground Friday morning.

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Twas The Week Before Christmas
Twas The Week Before Christmas

Does it seem possible that Christmas is only a week and a day away? I hope you have finished your shopping by now and all you have left to do is wrap presents.

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Seven days of sun, or eat your heart out

The boiling sun had just begun to melt the blue-green water of the Gulf into a copper spill. A gull wheeled and screed at Jason. He cast the sand flea far out into the surf and began to wait.

I peeled off my shirt and sat back to watch. I don't have to fish every time I go fishing. I was still full of shrimp and stuff and a solid eight hours sleep still had me slightly groggy. I sipped my iced orange juice and watched Jason fish.

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Possomtown Outreach prepares for donation trip to Sneedville
Possomtown Outreach prepares for donation trip to Sneedville

Wilson County District 5 Commissioner Jerry McFarland became aware of the needs of Hancock County residents after they endured a flood in 1977 - while he was serving as State Civil Defense Director.

Hancock County is one of the poorest counties in the state - with 93 percent of students registered for the free or reduced lunch program.

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Elvis Wade Concert boosts Dream Center
Elvis Wade Concert boosts Dream Center

When the longtime Lebanon resident heard about a local church's outreach ministry that had lost the services of its delivery truck, he knew he needed to lend his voice.

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Toy Boys
Toy Boys

There's a little boy in every man, and nothing brings it out quicker than the sight of a toy from childhood.

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Gunmen rob MJ SaveALot
Gunmen rob MJ SaveALot

Two armed suspects dashed into the Mt. Juliet SaveALot Thursday evening pointing guns at employees and demanding cash.

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Locals thankful for Santa to a Senior program
Locals thankful for Santa to a Senior program

Christmas wishes of 1,200 area seniors will come true today thanks to the annual Be a Santa to a Senior initiative led by Home Instead Senior Care.

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Laguardo water customers confront utility
Laguardo water customers confront utility

The meeting room at Laguardo Utility District (LUD) was jam-packed Tuesday night, Dec. 15 when about 40 of the district's water customers came to the regular board meeting to vent about problems they've been having with their water and to ask the board for answers.

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LHS student arrested for bringing gun, ammo to school

A 15-year-old Lebanon High School student was arrested Monday after school officials discovered he had a handgun and magazine full of ammunition including three powerful hollow-point bullets in his possession. The student, a sophomore, pleaded guilty in Wilson County Juvenile Court He is scheduled to return to court on Feb. 10, 2015.

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William Howard Thompson, 84

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 at the Shop Springs Baptist Church for Mr. Thompson, 84, of Watertown.

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