Today is Friday, October 24, 2014
Woman of Wilson: Helene Cash Woman of Wilson: Helene Cash

At first glance one wouldn’t guess that Helene Cash lives in the south – but they would be wrong.

Read More »
  • Woman of Wilson: Helene Cash Woman of Wilson: Helene Cash

    At first glance one wouldn’t guess that Helene Cash lives in the south – but they would be wrong.

    Read More »
  • Digging "The Moles" Digging "The Moles"

    For teenagers in the mid-to-late 1960s, the main band to groove to at local rock ’n’ roll dances proved to be the versatile quartet known as The Moles.

    Read More »
  • Remembering JFK- Part II Remembering JFK- Part II

    In early February 1964, U.S. Secret Service Agent Bill Carter was assigned to escort Marina Oswald to the Warren Commission in Washington, D.C. She was the widow of accused assassin Lee Harvey Oswald.

    Read More »
  • Remembering JFK - with video Remembering JFK - with video

    Possessing a career full of close encounters with the rich and famous, Lebanon’s Bill Carter cherishes the days he spent in “Camelot” with President John Fitzgerald Kennedy and his family.

    Read More »
  • 100 years and counting 100 years and counting

    One of the outstanding architectural gems of downtown Lebanon, the old Federal Post Office marks the centennial of its groundbreaking on Wednesday, Oct. 30.

    Read More »
Crystal Couture Store to open showroom at The Mill

The Crystal Couture Store has lit-up downtown Lebanon for nearly four years – so it seems odd to travel around the Square and see the storefront location has closed. However, owner Helene Cash has worked diligently over the last six weeks to assure customers that the local charm is growing, not going.

 Read more...
Woman of Wilson: Gina Stradley

Gina Stradley’s top priorities can be summed up in two words: Food and family.

 Read more...
Woman of Wilson: Belita McMurry-Fite

Bishop Belita McMurry-Fite will celebrate her 20th pastoral anniversary as the leader and founder of Heaven’s View Baptist Church this July. While it is certainly an accomplishment and makes her one of the most notable female church leaders in the south – a humble McMurry-Fite said she gives all the glory to God.

 Read more...
Woman of Wilson: Monica Alsup

Monica McCoin Alsup didn’t have an iPhone when she was a teenager - “In 1997 you didn’t have cell phones, you had beepers.”

 Read more...
Woman of Wilson: MJ Lucas

Folks don’t have to look very hard to find this week’s Woman of Wilson – just turn your radio dial to WANT 98.9FM and you’ll find the cheerful voice of MJ Lucas.

 Read more...
Woman of Wilson: Helene Cash
Woman of Wilson: Helene Cash

At first glance one wouldn’t guess that Helene Cash lives in the south – but they would be wrong.

 Read more...
Woman of Wilson: Maggie Lea

Whoever said women “can’t have it all” hasn't met Maggie Lea.

 Read more...
Digging "The Moles"
Digging "The Moles"
The Moles 1964
Digging "The Moles"

For teenagers in the mid-to-late 1960s, the main band to groove to at local rock ’n’ roll dances proved to be the versatile quartet known as The Moles.

 Read more...
Remembering JFK- Part II | JFK, assassination, Bill Carter, Lebanon, Secret Service, John F. Kennedy, president
Remembering JFK- Part II

In early February 1964, U.S. Secret Service Agent Bill Carter was assigned to escort Marina Oswald to the Warren Commission in Washington, D.C. She was the widow of accused assassin Lee Harvey Oswald.

 Read more...
Remembering JFK - with video | Ken Beck, feature, JFK, President John F. Kennedy, assassination, Secret Service, Bill Carter, video
Remembering JFK - with video

Possessing a career full of close encounters with the rich and famous, Lebanon’s Bill Carter cherishes the days he spent in “Camelot” with President John Fitzgerald Kennedy and his family.

 Read more...
100 years and counting | centennial, post office, Lebanon, Wilson County, Phillip Warren, Wilson County Election Commission, Kim Parks, historic, feature
100 years and counting

One of the outstanding architectural gems of downtown Lebanon, the old Federal Post Office marks the centennial of its groundbreaking on Wednesday, Oct. 30.

 Read more...
Dead Land promises to haunt you | Dead Land, feature, Halloween
Dead Land promises to haunt you

Welcome to Dead Land Haunted Woods, where Lambert of Lebanon is but one of 82 actors, ranging in age from 10 to 60-something, who will entertain thousands of normally sane people paying good money to be frightened out of their wits throughout October.

 Read more...
‘Snapshots in time’ | feature, history, Cumberland University, Heydel Fine Arts
‘Snapshots in time’

About 150 colorful, vintage postcards, covering Wilson County sites and sights from the early 1900s into the 1970s, have returned to their roots. 

 Read more...
Scarecrows stalk Granville | feature, Granville, Fall, Halloween, festival
Scarecrows stalk Granville

GRANVILLE -- Reminiscent of a classic episode of “The Twilight Zone” or a spin-off of Stephen King’s “Children of the Corn,” a silent horde of scarecrows have invaded tiny Granville in Jackson County.

 Read more...
The Highwaymen | Feature, I-40, construction, TDOT
The Highwaymen

Clad in hard hats and translucent vests, from 75 to 100 construction workers, truck drivers and heavy-equipment operators grit their teeth, gird their loins and get to the down and dirty work of transforming eight-and-a-quarter miles of I-40 into a spacious eight-lane roadway.   

 

 Read more...
Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software