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High School Playbook: Clarkrange And York Institute

Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland and talk to the coaches and players that play them. Coaches Jim Brown and Mike Buck join Larry Stone to talk about their games Friday night. We also talk with the Van Buren Co, York Institute and Clarkrange on this week’s High ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Cookeville And Upperman

Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland, and talk to the coaches and players that play them. Coaches Lesley Riddle and Dana McWilliams join Larry Stone to talk about their games Thursday night. We also talk with the Cookeville, Upperman Boys, and Pickett Co. on this week’s High School ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: JobCenter

As new years resolution time approaches, local neighbors stand ready to help you find a career that might best fit your lifestyle and skills for the new year. We introduce you to the local JobCenter, retooled with new staff waiting to help you in 2018. We visit with Sean Monday and Tony Scionti the Division of Workforce Services office in Cookeville. Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Disaster Planning Part Two

Emergency preparedness. It’s an issue of constant training…evolving concerns….new challenges. And local governments put thousands of man hours each year into staying ready for everything from weather to mass shootings. But emergency preparedness is NOT just governments. Each of us holds a responsibility too. What you should know…and prepare….as we continue our conversation today with Chris Massingale with Overton/Pickett EMS…..and ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Monterey And Stone Memorial

Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school basketball games from around the Upper Cumberland and talk to the coaches and players that play them. Coaches Adam West and Mike Buck join Larry Stone to talk about their games. We are also joined by Coaches Michael Dodgen, and Anthony Jones on this week’s High School Playbook. Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Disaster Planning

This week, thousands of California residents have been watching nature threaten their homes and families. The wildfires around Los Angeles…just another reminder of the dangers that local governments must be ready for. And we’ve seen plenty of those in 2017. How prepared are we in the Upper Cumberland for the unexpected? Weather? Natural disaster? Something criminal? A plane crash. A major gas leak or chemical ... Read More »

Kicks Country Listeners Raise More Than $4500 For Upper Cumberland Senior Citizens

Local senior citizens will receive more than $4,500 in food baskets thanks to the generosity of local neighbors Friday. 106-9 Kicks Country and Lite Rock 95.9 partnered with Golden Corral of Cookeville for the Golden Circle Of Giving Breakfast. Thanks to Golden Corral, every cent of the $10 donation went to purchase food items for seniors through the Upper Cumberland ... Read More »