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The Calling: Meet Mark Gaw

Following the call from leading through music to leading others through ministry Content hosted by All across the Upper Cumberland, there are everyday people who are lead to do more than everyday things. Born and raised in Cookeville, Mark Gaw made the decision to not go into his family’s real estate business due to a lack of passion. Leading ... Read More »

Mountain True: Labor Issues

Host Troy Smith discusses some key past labor issues across the Upper Cumberland Content hosted by This week on Mountain True, host Troy Smith highlights some of the key labor issues that occurred across the Upper Cumberland – particularly as they relate to the United Mine Workers of America and the history of coal mining all across the area. ... Read More »

Powered By Her: Meet Cassidy Phillips & Amanda Kail

Hear how Cassidy Phillips & Amanda Kail founded their company – Foxtrot Branding Content hosted by Cassidy Phillips & Amanda Kail – Two young entrepreneurs who started Foxtrot Branding a year ago to help other small business owners brand their company and really allow them to grow! Learn more about their past that allowed them to do what they ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Upperman Falls To Undefeated Livingston Academy

Upperman falls to undefeated Livingston Academ; Cookeville wins their first game  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Two undefeated Upper Cumberland teams went head to head Friday night with Upperman falling to Livingston Academy 10-7. Livingston Academy Head Coach Bruce Lamb discusses the challenges of last night’s ... Read More »

Local Matters With Dwight Henry: Mustard Seed Ranch

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Tammy Hogan joins Dwight Henry to talk faith & the mission of Mustard Seed Ranch Content hosted by Covering the issues that matter to you. Every weekday. On today’s Local Matters…Dwight Henry talks with Tammy Hogan, Executive Director of Mustard Seed Ranch. They discuss topics of faith, the background of Mustard Seed Ranch, & its mission to help children ... Read More »

We Remember: Friday, September 13 Obituaries

Here are the latest obituaries and notices as provided by the funeral homes serving Cookeville, Baxter, Monterey, Sparta, Gainesboro and Livingston. News Talk 94.1/AM 1600 brings you the daily obituaries each morning, Monday through Saturday, at 7:25am, during The Upper Cumberland This Morning and afternoons at 5:25pm during The Upper Cumberland At 5. Local news, weather and sports on your way ... Read More »

Trending: Smith County Taxes

First year Smith County Mayor Jeff Mason talks local government & tax increases. Content hosted by It’s been said this is the year of property tax increases in the Upper Cumberland. All counties adopted budgets by the state deadline. Some of those adopted budgets came with a property tax rate. Today, Ben Rogers talks Smith County government with County ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Previewing Week 4 Upper Cumberland Football

Hear from coaches from around the Upper Cumberland as we preview week 4 football Content hosted by Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. With week 4 of the high school football season upon us, we hear from the head coaches of Livingston Academy, Monterey, York Institute, and ... Read More »