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Today In Upper Cumberland Podcast: The Modern Media

A recent Gallup Poll suggested that Americans’ trust and confidence in the mass media “to report the news fully, accurately and fairly” has dropped to its lowest level in history. Just 32 percent of Americans said they had a great deal or fair amount of trust in the media. The number stood at 72 percent in 1976. Tennessee Tech Communications ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland Podcast: Big South Fork

It won’t be long before the Upper Cumberland’s natural beauty will again be on display as spring buds across its national and state parks. Hard to imagine many areas of the nation that are as blessed with such treasures as we are with our park space. We introduce you to some of those treasures as we await spring. We start ... Read More »

Rock 93-7 Winter Watch

Here are the latest closings, delays and cancellations from Rock 93-7. Listen live now for the latest on road conditions, schedule changes and the forecast from our team of meteorologists. Keeping you ahead of the storm…Rock 93-7.     Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland Podcast: Infant Health

As a new year begins, hundreds of new members will join the Upper Cumberland community. The health of these infants born across our region continues to be a concern to soon-to-be moms and dads as well as the community itself. Karen Parks sees this first-hand every day as the Neo Natal Education Nurse at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. She looks ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland Podcast: Air Safety

Since 9/11, our focus as it relates to airline safety centered on keeping those who wished to do harm off airplanes. Recent events in Europe and this month in Ft. Lauderdale show there’s another area of focus needed. Because airports bring together large numbers of people – and people that are often not focused on safety – they provide an ... Read More »

Stonecom Launches News Talk 94.1/AM 1600

A new year and the year’s first snow….good reasons to have a new source of news, weather, sports, and information in the Upper Cumberland. It has arrived with the launch of News Talk 94.1/AM 1600. The station signed on the air Monday bringing information and conversation to Cookeville, Monterey, Baxter, Sparta, Livingston, Gainesboro and Smithville. “We are excited to be ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland Podcast: Medical Marijuana

Tennessee will likely examine the issue of medical marijuana during the coming year as two legislators have introduced a bill to provide for the legal use of cannabis for medical reasons. A Tennessee woman has seen first hand what medical marijuana can do for those suffering with diseases and medical issues. Dana M. Arvidson is the founding member of The ... Read More »

Download Your News Talk Schedule

News Talk 94.1/AM 1600 is Where The Upper Cumberland Talks. Local news every hour – morning news, weather, sports, & obituaries at 7am from all across the Upper Cumberland. Click here to download your News Talk schedule!   Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland Podcast: Holiday Special

Reflect on the true meaning of the season as three local pastors share the story of Christmas, the preparation for Christmas services, and the message we might all reflect upon as we move toward the end of the year. Today In The Upper Cumberland airs each weekend as a way to introduce you to interesting people and subjects of interest ... Read More »

High School Playbook: TSSAA Blue Cross Bowl And A Visit From Clay County

It’s the final installment of the High School Play for the 2016 season. Schools across the state have gathered in Cookeville for the TSSAA Blue Cross Bowl. We’ll hear how the tournament is progressing as well as where the tournament will go after this year. Also joining Larry Stone at Chick-fi-La, Interstate Drive, Cookeville this week is Clay County’s Basketball ... Read More »