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Legends Drive officially opens with ribbon cutting
The Legends Drive extension officially opened Thursday with a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by dozens of government, business and community leaders. The new extension was accessible to traffic since early March, but the official ceremony celebrated the continued growth of Lebanon with the nearly
Lebanon chamber has scholarships available
The Business and Education Coalition, a division of the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce, is currently accepting scholarship applications. Application deadlines are April 18.
This heartwarming reunion between a boy and his Army father is the best thing you'll see today
LEBANON, Tenn. — Video of a 9-year-old boy being surprised by his father who was returning home from duty is going viral. WZTV-TV shared video of Staff Sgt. Rob Cesternino returning home from active duty to Tennessee to surprise his son, Lucas.
Lebanon officer involved in crash
LEBANON, Tenn. (WTVF) — A police officer was involved in a crash in Lebanon. According to officials, it happened near North Cumberland Street when a vehicle pulled out in front of the officer.
Tennessee felon voting rights restoration bill advances
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee push to make it easier for some felons to get their voting rights restored has cleared its first legislative hurdle. Should voting rights be restored to felons in TN? Vote in the poll below (may take a few seconds to load):
Lebanon woman receives car won on The Price is Right
Lebanon resident Diane Flagg won a 2019 Hyundai Tucson with a tailgate package that included Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots-themed chairs, corn hole boards and other items on The Price is Right that aired Feb. 1 on CBS. Flagg’s new car arrived Friday at her home, and she jumped for joy. S
Lester to appear on 'American Idol' on Sunday
Lebanon native Kason Lester will appear on American Idol this Sunday night on ABC. Lester appeared in the audition rounds of the popular national talent show on March 6. More than 300 people attended a public viewing event at The Capitol Theatre in Lebanon to see Lester play Chris Janson’s “Holdin’
Tennessee woman charged with vehicular homicide in 3-year-old daughter's death
A woman involved in an October 2017 crash that claimed the life of her 3-year-old daughter was indicted Monday by Greene County Grand Jury on a charge of vehicular homicide. Summer Dawn Ingle, 29, of Hartman Lane, is scheduled to appear March 29 in Greene County Criminal Court.
Police: Mother arrested after shots fired from car while baby was inside vehicle
NASHVILLE (WSMV) - Two people are now facing charges after a fight escalated into gunfire outside a north Nashville home on Wednesday. Police said Darisha Reid and Kehnisha Childs got into a fight with the victim at a home in the 1400 block of Avondale Circle.
Homeowners could see more snakes as they come out of hibernation
HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Snakes are coming out of hibernation to mate, which means you may catch one or two trying to slither into your home for food. A viral video in Texas has everybody talking. 45 snakes were found under a home by Big Country Snake Removal.
Tennessee man survives on 'Survivor'
(WVLT) -- Much of East Tennessee native Gavin Whitson’s life has revolved around the opportunity to compete on “Survivor.” He even moved his wedding date to get on the latest edition "Survivor: Edge of Extinction."
Law Changes You Were Never Told About in Tennessee
A few new laws were added to the books last year, but have yet to receive much attention... even though they were added in year 2018! Therefore, WGNS thought it would be good to update you on a few of the law changes in Tennessee:
Three men face stiff fines, lose privileges for hunting Tennessee ducks illegally
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Three men have lost their hunting licenses, shotguns, and slapped with a stiff fine for hunting ducks illegally. The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) has charged three men with illegal duck hunting in Loudon County. The three men, identified as Dalton Giles of Philadelphi
Burglar ransacks Wilson County Hyundai, steals customer’s car
Lebanon police seeks the public’s help to identify a suspect involved in a burglary at Wilson County Hyundai. Burglars broke into the car dealership March 14 sometime overnight.
All Wilson County Girls Basketball
Lebanon High coach Cory Barrett and Mt. Juliet High post player Emma Palmer have earned the top individual honors as The Wilson Post names its annual All Wilson County basketball team.
Woman of Wilson: Jennifer Ward
Jennifer Ward co-founded Flawless Reflection in July 2017. The business, located in Lebanon at 115 N. Castle Heights Ave., offers non-invasive procedures to help clients look and feel their best.
Lebanon Police seeking assistance in identifying suspect in Wilson County Hyundai burglary
Lebanon, Tenn. — The Lebanon Police Department is seeking assistance in identifying a suspect involved in a burglary at Wilson County Hyundai. Surveillance footage shows a man smashing a glass window with a hammer and climbing through before grabbing several items.
Metro police: Man asks woman for money, assaults her
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - A man is accused of sexual battery after Goodlettsville police said he inappropriately touched a woman after pulling her to close to him. Officers say Brian Derryberry asked the woman for money at the Rivergate Square Shopping Center.
Police: ATV rider arrested for dragging Metro officer down Broadway
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - - The U.S. Marshals have arrested the ATV rider accused of dragging Metro Sgt. John Bourque. According to Metro police, 30-year-old Walter E. Moss II was arrested by U.S. Marshals in Springfield, TN.
Sullins joins Wilson Bank & Trust as strategy senior vice president
Veteran financial services strategist and Lebanon native Greg Sullins joined Wilson Bank & Trust as a senior vice president, bank officials announced recently. Sullins, who previously worked with Wilson Bank & Trust in an outside consulting role last year, will oversee initiatives related to strateg