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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 »

High School Playbook: Warren Co Remains 9-0 With Win Over Cookeville

Clay/Pickett Co game cancelled due to COVID-19 giving Clay Co a 1-0 region win.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Warren County shuts out Cookeville with a 24-0 win to remain 9-0 in the season. DeKalb County’s passing game led them to victory over Livingston Academy. Monterey ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Small Business Development Center

Find out how the Small Business Development District is helping business owners. Whether it’s help with planning, marketing, or trying to make your business grow, the Small Business Development Center is a resource for local businesses across the Upper Cumberland. The Center moved this year from under the guidance of Tennessee Tech to the Upper Cumberland Development District. In addition ... Read More »

Trending: Van Buren County Commissioners

Van Buren Co Commissioners Will Maxwell and Henry Seamons discuss the new budget  This week, host Ben Rodgers is joined by Van Buren County Commissioners and Budget Committee members Will Maxwell and Henry Seamons. They discuss the new county budget passed this year, adjustments made during the process of creating the budget, and the new property tax increase in ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Previewing This Week’s Playoff Implications

Cookeville to take on undefeated Warren Co to keep their playoff hopes alive.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Playoff implications across several UC Sports Nation games this week. Livingston Academy and DeKalb County square off for Region supremacy. Upperman hosts York Institute to stay undefeated in ... Read More »

High School Playbook: White Co Wins Big Over York Institute

Cookeville keeps their playoff hopes alive with a 20-19 win over Coffee County.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. The White County Warriors score a big win over York Institute behind another monster game from Malaki Dowell. Warren County remains undefeated with a 25-20 win over Siegel. ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: John Gentry & A Career In Service Pt 2

This week, we continue to learn more about the life and career of John Gentry. He is the former Putnam County Executive. The Cookeville City Manager – a manager who saw people upset when a city council tried to remove him. He is a local business man. A charitable and church benefactor. He is John Gentry, and we are exploring ... Read More »