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The Chat With Kelly Swallows: This Is Living Ministries

Lindsay Holloway discusses the story and mission of This Is Living Ministries.  On today’s episode of The Chat…Kelly Swallows sits down with Lindsay Holloway, Founder and Executive Director of This Is Living Ministries in Cookeville. They discuss where the name for the nonprofit came from, the events in her life that led to the founding of the organization, how ... Read More »

Side Mission Podcast: Recent Reveals

Rusty, Kyle & Matt talk new reveals including Horizon Forbidden West & Far Cry 6 Content hosted by iono.fm On this week’s Side Mission Podcast, the boys discuss the recent reveals for Horizon Forbidden West, Dying Light 2, and Far Cry 6.   Read More »

Local Matters With Ben Rodgers: Jackson County 2022 Budget

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Jackson Co Mayor Randy Heady discusses workforce development and the 2022 budget  Covering the issues that matter to you. Every weekday. On today’s Local Matters…Ben Rodgers talks with Jackson County Mayor Randy Heady. They discuss current issues with workforce development and how the county is addressing the shortage, the current outlook for the county’s 2022 fiscal year budget, as ... Read More »

Local Matters With Sam Brooks: Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle Golf Club

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Head Golf Pro Matt Manzaro discusses the annual Golden Eagle Scramble Tournament  Covering the issues that matter to you. Every weekday. On today’s Local Matters…Sam Brooks meets with Matt Manzaro, Head Golf Pro at the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle Golf Club, and former Golden Eagle golfer. They discuss the upcoming annual Golden Eagle Scramble Tournament, the value of playing ... Read More »

The Chat With Michael Detwiler: City Of Cookeville Vice Mayor

Get to know the life & political career of Cookeville Vice Mayor Laurin Wheaton.  On today’s episode of The Chat…Michael Detwiler meets with Laurin Wheaton, Vice Mayor of Cookeville. They discuss her background, what originally got her interested in running for public office, what the running process was like for her, the many boards that she serves on, and ... Read More »

Local Matters With Tiffany Anton: J&S Construction Company, Inc.

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Learn more about J&S Construction Company, Inc. with President Josh Stites.  Covering the issues that matter to you. Every weekday. On today’s Local Matters…Tiffany Anton sits down with Josh Stites, President of J&S Construction Company, Inc. in Cookeville. They discuss what the construction company is, the services that they provide and specialize in, what it was like for him ... Read More »

The Chat With Dwight Henry: University Heights Baptist Church Pastor

Get to know the life of University Heights Baptist Church’s Pastor Joe Wiles.  On today’s episode of The Chat…Dwight Henry meets with Joe Wiles, Pastor of University Heights Baptist Church in Cookeville. They discuss his early life growing up on a farm, how he found faith at an early age, his time working with students at Tennessee Tech University, ... Read More »

Local Matters With Bob Bell: History, Memorial Day, And The Upper Cumberland

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Dr. Jeff Roberts talks the history of Memorial Day, and TTU’s History Department  Covering the issues that matter to you. Every weekday. On today’s Local Matters…Bob Bell sits down with Dr. Jeff Roberts, Chairman of the Department of History at Tennessee Tech University. They discuss the history of Memorial Day including why it was create and how it has ... Read More »

The Chat With Caroline Moore: The Life Of A Textile Artist

Get to know the life of local textile artist and Art Prowl Director, Jen Luna.  On today’s episode of The Chat…Caroline Moore meets with Jen Luna, local textile artist, and Director of Art Prowl in Cookeville. They discuss her life growing up in Cookeville, what led her to focus on art, her business, Maple Moon Designs, and the various ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Stroke

Learn about stroke with Cookeville Regional’s Dr. Mark Tedord and Dr. Joe Jestus In 2018, stroke accounted for about 1 out of every 19 deaths in the United States. The actual number of stroke deaths has increased some 10% in the last decade. What do we know about stroke? How can it be prevented? Who does it impact? Our visit ... Read More »