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How Whole Life Insurance Can Be Useful During Your Lifetime

Permanent life insurance, sometimes referred to as whole life insurance, is a policy guaranteed to remain in force for the insured’s entire lifetime as long as the premiums are paid. While it serves its purpose of helping your beneficiaries when you pass away, it can also help you financially during your lifetime in several ways. […]

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Will My Home Insurance Policy Cover My Dog’s Breed?

As dog owners, we love our furry little companions more than anything. Unfortunately, some insurance companies don’t if your pooch falls under certain breed categories. There are a number of breeds that many insurance companies are hesitant to offer coverage for because statistics show that they are more likely to bite and cause injuries. This, […]

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Will My Family History Affect My Life Insurance Rates?

You’ve probably heard that you can’t get good rates on life insurance if you have an existing medical condition. But what if you’re a healthy person with a not-so-healthy family history? Unfortunately, those odds of pre-existing conditions can be stacked against your life insurance premium as well. However, there are benefits to being educated about […]

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How to Teach Your Teen to Drive in Wet Conditions

Every driver’s safety hinges upon their skill behind the wheel. If it is your first time training a teenager on how to drive in the rain, it’s a good idea to teach them everything they need to be aware of both before and during the driving session. Many of these are things that experienced drivers […]

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How Can Your Business Be Prepared for a Fire?

Even though it made for one hilarious episode of The Office, a fire at your business is no laughing matter. Hopefully, you’ve insured your equipment and space, but even so a fire can be a major setback and, even worse, can seriously endanger everyone present. Fire prevention and safety should be practiced and encouraged in […]

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DON SCOTT INSURANCE GETS A FRESH LOOK

A seven-month makeover has produced a refreshing transformation in the Don Scott Insurance building at 1102 W. Main St. in Lebanon. The family-owned firm, operated by the father-and-daughter team of Don Scott and Ashley Scott Guthrie, offers home, life, business, auto and group health insurance. “The renovation includes a complete new facade on the front of the building. We’ve […]

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TRAMMEL NAMED UNSUNG HERO OF THE MONTH

From left, Don Scott and Ashley Scott Guthrie of Don Scott Insurance present Lebanon Police Department evidence technician Randy Trammel the Unsung Hero of the Month award for October as witnessed by Chief of Police Mike Justice. Trammel, a product of Lebanon High School, has served on the force for 36 years and was police […]

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BEARD NAMED UNSUNG HERO OF THE MONTH

From left, Don Scott and Ashley Scott Guthrie of Don Scott Insurance in Lebanon present Watertown Volunteer Fire Department (WVFD) firefighter Winston Beard with the Unsung Hero of the Month Award for September as witnessed by WVFD Chief Blake Haun. Beard, a 1988 graduate of Watertown High School, has been with the fire department for 14 years and also serves as the […]

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DYCE NAMED UNSUNG HERO OF THE MONTH

From right, Don Scott and Ashley Scott Guthrie of Don Scott Insurance in Lebanon present Wilson County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Michael Dyce with the Unsung Hero of the Month Award for August as witnessed by Sheriff Robert Bryan. Dyce, a 2010 Wilson Central High School graduate, has been with the sheriff’s office for more than five years. “Deputy Michael Dyce currently works […]

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PEARSON NAMED UNSUNG HERO OF THE MONTH

From left, Don Scott and Ashley Guthrie of Don Scott Insurance in Lebanon present Lebanon Fire Department Capt. Tommy Pearson with the Unsung Hero of the Month Award for July as witnessed by Lebanon Fire Chief Chris Dowell and Assistant Chief Jason Baird. Pearson joined the fire department on Sept. 1, 1974, and after a 44-year career, hung up his helmet July 1. The […]

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