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'Capt. Jack' set the bar for Texas Rangers, Pt. 2
'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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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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Cumberland University to host Uncle Sam lecture
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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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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STATE CHAMP -- Moore wins D1 title
STATE CHAMP -- Moore wins D1 title
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WRESTLING -- CU's Rosario honored by NAIA
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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Public service "an honor" for Crowell

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

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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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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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Great To Be Back
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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Bennett to lead county tourism department
Bennett to lead county tourism department

Earlier this week, Wilson County selected longtime Lebanon resident Jenny Bennett to lead the county's tourism department.

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Get your burger on
Get your burger on

Burger Republic is open for business on Thursday at Providence Station in South Mt. Juliet.

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Remembering Mt. Juliet's 'Gentle Giant'
Remembering Mt. Juliet's 'Gentle Giant'

Mt. Juliet's Gentle Giant and unofficial mascot, Quincy, kissed his beloved master's nose, curled beside her in the back of her pickup outside the vet's office and took his last breath Monday.

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Down-size, slow-size for winter fishing
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John Michael Hall
John Michael Hall
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Bobby G. Greer Jr.
Bobby G. Greer Jr.
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'Capt. Jack' set the bar for Texas Rangers, Pt. 1
'Capt. Jack' set the bar for Texas Rangers, Pt. 1

The name John Coffee Hays may not ring many bells in Lebanon or Mt. Juliet, but the Wilson County native son, perhaps the most illustrious Texas Ranger of them all, claims legendary status in the Lone Star State and also left an extraordinary legacy in San Francisco and Oakland, California.

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First Freedom Bank promotes Elmore, Holbert
First Freedom Bank promotes Elmore, Holbert

Karen Elmore and Kayla Holbert have been promoted to customer service managers at First Freedom Bank. Elmore serves the Lebanon office, and Holbert is located at the Providence office.

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Pominski earns executive VP promotion at WB&T
Pominski earns executive VP promotion at WB&T

Wilson Bank & Trust has promoted CFO Lisa Pominski, one of the bank's most tenured employees, to executive vice president, officials recently announced.

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Suits joins Legal Aid Society
Suits joins Legal Aid Society

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, the state's largest non-profit law firm, recently announced Dresden Suits as a new victim advocate at the firm.

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TUESDAY BOYS HOOPS --
TUESDAY BOYS HOOPS --

FCS wins 7th straight --
LEBANON -- Friendship Christian's boys withstood a barrage of 3-pointers in a 64-51 victory over Mt. Juliet Christian Academy Tuesday evening at the Bay Family Sportsplex.
Saint guard Logan Anderson connected on seven 3-pointers for 21 points but the Commanders led most of the way -- stretching their winning streak to seven consecutive games and improving to 11-7 overall and 4-0 in the East-Middle District.

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TUESDAY, JAN. 17 GIRLS HOOPS --
TUESDAY, JAN. 17 GIRLS HOOPS --

Elrod has 21 for Lady 'Cats
MT. JULIET -- Senior Piper Elrod knocked down six 3-pointers and finished with 21 points to lead Wilson Central to a 48-47 victory at rival Mt. Juliet Tuesday night.
The Lady Wildcats moved to 19-1 on the season and 6-0 in District 9-AAA while Mt. Juliet lost for the third straight outing -- falling to 12-6 / 4-3 in the district.

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Short Cakes Cakery: Making celebrations sweeter
Short Cakes Cakery: Making celebrations sweeter

It all started with an Easy Bake Oven for Nycole Donelson. She was about 7 or 8 years old and when those little packages of cake mix were used (in a couple hours) this mini-baker moved on to bigger and better things. Just knee-high to a grasshopper and beyond spunky, Nycole would wedge herself between her momma and granny and soak up their pearls of wisdom about baking, and cooking in general.

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MJ Chamber helps professionals get their 'boost'
MJ Chamber helps professionals get their 'boost'

The Mt. Juliet Chamber of Commerce is bursting into 2017 with a bang and an announcement of a new, interactive engagement speaker series called "Business Boost."

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Make a donation, make a difference
Make a donation, make a difference

Every two seconds, someone in the United States needs blood, according to the American Red Cross.

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