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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 »

Celebrate The Season With Local Congregations Christmas Eve

Lite Rock 95.9 and News Talk 94.1 invite you to celebrate Christmas Eve with local churches as we present services and musical programs in celebration of Christmas. Christmas Eve morning on Lite Rock 95.9 and Christmas Eve afternoon on News Talk 94.1/AM 1600, we celebrate the season with programs from across the Upper Cumberland. It’s part of our holiday celebration exclusively ... Read More »

Celebrating Christmas Past: Radio’s Golden Age

This Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, take a trip through time without ever leaving your couch. News Talk 94.1/AM 1600 presents a holiday treat for the entire family. It’s Christmas Rewind. We’ve selected some of the greatest classic radio comedies and dramas from the 30s, 40s and 50s, when radio served as an all-encompassing entertainment medium. They’re all Christmas themed ... 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 »

2017 Polar Play Zone

Christmas in the Park continues with Polar Play Zone! Tuesday December 26th through Saturday December 30th across from Dogwood Park in the paved lot in front of the Fire Dept. Come enjoy five great winter activities. The activities will be open Tuesday-Thursday from 2-8pm and Friday-Saturday from 12-8pm. Food and drinks will be available for purchase onsite: Southern Rock Bouncin ... 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 »