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Author Archives: Will Hearn

High School Playbook: Livingston Academy Overcomes Downpour To Defeat York Institute

Pickett County falls to Red Boiling Springs in first game back from quarantine.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Monterey and Clay County’s game gets pushed to Saturday due to lightning. Meanwhile, Livingston Academy manages to overcome a torrential downpour to defeat York Institute. Pickett County falls ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Tornado Aftermath Pt 2

We continue to examine the lessons learned from the March 3rd tornado aftermath. As we move into the fall, another phase of the tornado aftermath begins. That is assessment, and what comes next. What plans need to be put in place for the next storm or some other type of disaster? We continue our conversation with Tyler Smith, Putnam County ... Read More »

Trending: Putnam County Parks And Recreation

Learn about the Putnam Co Parks & Recreation department with John Ross Albertson  This week, host Ben Rodgers is joined by Putnam County Parks and Recreation Director, John Ross Albertson. They discuss the services provided by the Parks and Recreation department, the department’s budget and funding sources, the state of community sports and tournaments/events due to COVID-19, and more. ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Monterey & Clay Co To Face Off In Big Region Battle

Cookeville looks to stay alive in the playoff hunt against Rockvale on the road.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Monterey and Clay County prepare to square off in a big region battle. Cookeville looks to stay alive in the playoff hunt against Rockvale on the road, ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Warren Co Remains Undefeated With Win Over Coffee Co

Cookeville keeps their playoff hopes alive with a 16-0 win over Siegel Friday.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. DeKalb County takes full control of their region with a 24-20 win over Macon County. Cookeville keeps their playoff hopes alive with a 16-0 win over Siegel. Warren ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Tornado Aftermath

This week, we examine the lessons learned from the March 3rd tornado aftermath. The clean up and support have been big parts of the tornado aftermath since the March storms roared through Putnam County. Another part of the aftermath has been assessment. What lessons were learned? What things need to be done better? Today we examine those lessons from emergency ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Cookeville Hoping To Keep Playoff Hopes Alive Friday

DeKalb County will take on Macon County Friday night for region championship.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. The Cookeville Cavaliers look to keep their playoff hopes alive with a win against Siegel Friday night. Warren County puts their undefeated streak on the line against Coffee County, ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Monterey Endures First Regular Season Loss In Two Years

DeKalb County lands fourth straight win with 49-7 victory over Smith County.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Monterey suffers first regular season loss in over two years against Bledsoe County. White County holds on to land a 34-28 win against Livingston Academy. DeKalb County offense is on ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Genesis House

Program manager Denise Dillon discusses the services offered at Genesis House. One in four women, and one in ten men, experience domestic violence. It can take various forms – physical, emotional, sexual, or psychological. And the domestic violence cases across the nation have increased exponentially during the COVID-19 outbreak. That’s certainly been the case in the Upper Cumberland as well. ... Read More »

High School Playbook: DeKalb Co Ties For First In Region 3, 4A

Monterey to host Beldsoe Co in a huge match up of undefeated teams Friday night.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. DeKalb County is tied for first in Region 3, 4A. Monterey Wildcats will host Bledsoe County in a huge match up of undefeated teams Friday night ... Read More »