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Faith Lutheran plans Songwriters Night

Lebanon's Faith Lutheran Church will hold a "Songwriters in the Round" Friday night at 7 p.m., featuring a trio of accomplished artists: Brandon Hunt, Missy Chamberland and John Mulder.

Fall in love with Cummins Falls

One way or another Cummins Falls State Park leaves you breathless. Only about an hour drive from Lebanon, this aquatic getaway ranks as Tennessee's eighth largest waterfall. The site also lays claim to being one of the 10 bes...

Meet the Mayor of Pulltight

In the four corners of his card of introduction are these words: old, retired, broke, senile. The opposite side of the card depicts the face of happy man and reads: This man lives in Pulltite, TN. Rotate the card 180 degrees ...

Welcome to Statesville

The speed limit of ever bit of Statesville's half mile of Main Street is posted at 25 miles per hour. "We like to say if you blink your eyes, you've missed it," says Donna Hill, who has spent 56 of her 76 years here. She resi...

A place named Nameless

The Nameless store is not without a name. Across seven decades, folks around these parts of Jackson County have known it as J.T. Watts General Merchandise.



 
Cowdens to host CU patrons' party | 2017, Cumberland University, Phoenix Ball, Patrons Party, Jackie Cowden, Chuck Cowden
Cowdens to host CU patrons' party

The 2017 Phoenix Ball Patrons' Party is set for Friday, June 23, at 6:30 p.m. at the Lebanon home of Jackie and Chuck Cowden, Cumberland University recently announced.

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Farmers' & Feasters' Friend | Ken Beck, Local Table, magazine, Lisa Shively, Dale Cox, Pleasant Shade, food, farms
Farmers' & Feasters' Friend

Lisa Shively begins the interview by asking herself the first question.

"We moved here from California. How did we ever wind up here sitting on a porch in Friendship Hollow?"

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Granville offers state's largest antique auto show | Granville, Heritage Day, 2017
Granville offers state's largest antique auto show

Set for May 27, the 19th Granville Heritage Day will again host one of Tennessee's largest antique car, tractor and engine shows, honoring three of the best antique collectors in the mid-state.

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BIZ KIDS | Ken Beck, BizTown, Junior Achievement of Middle Tennessee, West Elementary School, education
BIZ KIDS

Populated by 126 West Elementary School students, the Bobby Crockett Towne Square hums like a giant beehive, as the youngsters, most of them 11 years of age, go about the business of doing business.

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WCAPA plans annual tractor show | 2017, Wilson County Antique Power Association, truck show, tractor show, Lebanon
WCAPA plans annual tractor show

The Wilson County Antique Power Association (WCAPA) will host the 26th annual Antique Tractor, Antique Truck and Gas Engine Show on Saturday, May 20, at Lebanon's James E. Ward Agricultural Center.

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Granville Heritage Day to feature bluegrass festival | Granville, Heritage Day, Uncle Jimmy Thompson, Bluegrass, festival, 2017
Granville Heritage Day to feature bluegrass festival

The 19th Annual Granville Heritage Day on May 27 will again feature the Uncle Jimmy Thompson Bluegrass Festival.

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Granville Heritage Day returns for 19th year | Granville, Heritage Day, Bruce Carter, Eldon Burgess
Granville Heritage Day returns for 19th year

Under the theme "The 1940s: A Decade of Change," the 19th Annual Granville Heritage Day will return to Jackson County on Saturday, May 27.

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Mrs. Bridgewater & her chickens conquered the world | Ken Beck, Dixon Springs, Nannie Burford Bridgewater, chicken extravaganza, John Oliver, Dixon Springs Preservation Society, chicken
Mrs. Bridgewater & her chickens conquered the world

The name of chicken fancier Nannie Burford Bridgewater has nearly been forgotten but for a devoted band of citizens with strong sentiments for all things related to the tiny town of Dixon Springs.

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Mother's Day weekend with YRGC at Valley Growers | Mother's Day, Year Round Garden Club, Valley Growers Garden Center, Lebanon
Mother's Day weekend with YRGC at Valley Growers

Year Round Garden Club (YRGC) members Judy Sullivan and Kathy Adams, president, are planning the club's annual Mother's Day event at Valley Growers Garden Center, located at 1108 West Main Street in Lebanon.

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Turf Tank Commander | Ken Beck, Jason Aldridge, Turf Tank, Friendship Christian School, robotics, sports, Turf Tank ION
Turf Tank Commander

Jason Aldridge wishes he had thought of it 25 years ago.

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What's up at Downtown Antiques? | Ken Beck, Lebanon, antiques, square, Downtown Antiques, The Butter Churn, Screen Door Antiques, Coach House Antiques, Hollis McClanahan, Marlane McClanahan
What's up at Downtown Antiques?

For the late Hollis McClanahan, Downtown Antiques was more than a cavernous curiosity shop where he dealt in vintage American items. The enterprise reflected his lifestyle.

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Granville Cornbread & Moonshine Festival to spotlight moonshiner stories | Granville, cornbread, moonshine, festival,
Granville Cornbread & Moonshine Festival to spotlight moonshiner stories

When the Granville Cornbread & Moonshine Festival returns to Jackson County for its third year on Saturday, May 6, a new special feature called "Moonshine Stories of Yesteryear" is sure to entertain and inform.

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Tourists cowboy up at Twin Oaks Ranch  | Ken Beck, Twin Oaks Guest Ranch, Deb Ward, Dave Ward, Wilson County, tourism
Tourists cowboy up at Twin Oaks Ranch

Vacationers from around the globe are going giddy-up over a cowboy hideout deep in the heart of Wilson County at Dave and Deb Ward's Twin Oaks Ranch.

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SEC Network's Finebaum to speak at MJ fundraiser | Mt. Juliet, Paul Finebaum, SEC, ESPN, Chad Withrow, Victory Baptist Church,
SEC Network's Finebaum to speak at MJ fundraiser

Prime Nation Entertainment is bringing Paul Finebaum of the SEC Network and ESPN along with 104.5 The Zone's Chad Withrow and "special guests" to Victory Baptist Church in Mt. Juliet on Saturday, June 10, to raise funds for the Mt. Juliet Youth Football and Cheerleading League.

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MJ Senior Center plans $5K reverse raffle | Mt. Juliet Senior Activity Center, Tanya Graham, reverse raffle, Mt. Juliet, seniors
MJ Senior Center plans $5K reverse raffle

The Mt. Juliet Senior Activity Center is gearing up for one of its most anticipated events of the year, the second annual reverse raffle on Saturday, April 22.

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