Wilson County community leaders join forces in new initiative

By Kenny Howell | July 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

As many area businesses fight to survive the impact of continued coronavirus outbreaks, a new campaign uniting Wilson County’s chambers and community banks has hopes of boosting commerce and support for local merchants. A campaign […]

City of Mt. Juliet, businesses prepare for reopening

By Kenny Howell | April 29, 2020 | 0 Comments

The City of Mt. Juliet is conducting a phased approach in line with Gov. Bill Lee’s guidelines on reopening businesses during ongoing concerns of coronavirus. This includes restaurants and retail and commercial businesses opening at […]

Deadly tornado devastates Mt. Juliet, Wilson County

By Kenny Howell | March 5, 2020 | 0 Comments

West Wilson Middle, Stoner Creek Elementary schools suffer extreme damage A tornado made its way through much of Middle Tennessee early Tuesday morning, leaving a path of destruction and injuries in its wake. Wilson County […]

Bradshaw Farms passes first reading at Mt. Juliet city commission

By Kenny Howell | November 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Mt. Juliet Board of Commissioners passed the first reading of Bradshaw Farms, a development proposed behind the Jackson Hills neighborhood and located off Beckwith Road. The developer, Goodall Homes, proposes developing 561 residential units […]

The Incredible Christmas Place breaks ground in Mt. Juliet

By Kenny Howell | September 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Incredible Christmas Place owners, community leaders, and state representatives broke ground on the new Mt. Juliet location of The Christmas Place, set to open next year. (Photo by Sarah Tate) The Incredible Christmas Place, […]

3.6 million-square-foot development proposed for Mt. Juliet

By Kenny Howell | August 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Plans for a 3.6 million square foot development in Mt. Juliet were recently submitted to the city. The project, known only as “Project Sam,” would be located along Golden Bear Gateway and East Division Street. […]

Vol State to open campus in Mt. Juliet

By Kenny Howell | June 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Volunteer State Community College plans on building a new campus in Wilson County on 10 acres of land on East Division Street just outside of Mt. Juliet city limits. “We are taking the necessary steps […]

Mt. Juliet Planning Commission defers Belinda City vote

By Kenny Howell | May 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Mt. Juliet Planning Commission met Thursday night in its monthly meeting to discuss and vote on developments around the city. Many Belinda City residents attended the meeting to voice their concerns over two items […]

Board approves Schunk development

By Kenny Howell | April 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Mt. Juliet Board of Commissioners met Monday night at City Hall in its regularly scheduled meeting. An ordinance to rezone and adopt the preliminary master development plan for the Schunk property, also known as […]

New development proposed along I-40

By Kenny Howell | April 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

A proposed development along Interstate 40 could bring more commercial spaces to the county. The large development would be between Interstate 840 and Hartman Drive in Lebanon. Brookside Properties requested rezoning of two properties, 100.17 […]