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High School Playbook: Warren Co & Monterey Remain Undefeated

Cookeville, Clay County, and White County all fall in their respective games.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Upperman, Livingston Academy, and DeKalb County all notch wins Friday night. Cookeville loses to Oakland while Clay County falls to Gordonsville, and Walker Valley gets a win over White ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: John Gentry & A Career In Service

This week, meet former Putnam Co Executive & Cookeville City Manager John Gentry Former Putnam County Executive. The former Cookeville City Manager. A career as a local business owner. John Gentry has met every challenge, with each part of his life a different type of adventure. This week, we sit down and reflect on the lessons learned from a career ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Cookeville & Warren Co Head To Murfreesboro

Clay County and Gordonsville set to square off in a huge region showdown Friday.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Clay County and Gordonsville are set to square off in a huge region showdown Friday night. Cookeville and Warren County both travel to Murfreesboro while Monterey gets ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Warren County Improves To 4-0 In The Season

Cookeville wins first game on their new turf football field against White County  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Cookeville tops White County in the first game on their new field. Warren County improves to 4-0 in the season with a big match up against Blackman next ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Brad Sells & Woodworking

Get to know Upper Cumberland treasure Brad Sells, and his love of woodworking. His career began with clay at the Appalachian Center For Crafts, but his media of choice – it was a love that developed very early – wood. Brad Sells began finding unique ways to craft the world from Mother Nature’s creations. Today In The Upper Cumberland airs ... Read More »

Trending: Habitat For Humanity

This week, Katelyn Steakley discusses her involvement with Habitat For Humanity.  This week, host Ben Rodgers is joined by Katelyn Steakley with Habitat For Humanity. They discuss her work during the March 3rd tornado relief efforts and involvement with the Cookeville Strong Facebook page, her recent career change working with Habitat For Humanity, affordable housing, and ways people can ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Cookeville To Debut New Turf Field Against White Co

After months of work, Cookeville will debut their new turf against White County.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. After months of work, Cookeville is set to debut their new turf football field against rival White County. Upperman will hit the road to Overton County to take ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Recapping Week 3 Of High School Football

The Upper Cumberland sees impressive play Friday night with week 3 in the books.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Impressive play across the Upper Cumberland Friday night starting with Mason Bowman’s three touchdowns leading Monterey to win over Red Boiling Springs. Ty Dutchess and Terrance Dedmon ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Recovering From COVID-19

Local resident Amos Rogan documents his experience recovering from COVID-19. As we enter the 6th month fighting COVID-19, many of us have yet to meet someone who has dealt with COVID. Most of us have not met someone who’s been seriously ill with COVID. Today we introduce you to local resident Amos Rogan. Rogan continues to recover after a 5 ... Read More »

Trending: Cookeville-Putnam County Visitors’ Bureau

Learn more about the Cookeville-Putnam County Visitors’ Bureau with Molly Brown.  This week, host Ben Rodgers is joined by Molly Brown, Executive Director of the Cookeville-Putnam County Visitors’ Bureau. They discuss the roles and services the County Visitors’ Bureau provide, how they market and help attract visitors and tourists to the area, and how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted ... Read More »