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The News Talk 100.9 Easter Egg Hunt Presented By Meadows Homes

One of the Upper Cumberland’s most EGGciting events of the spring is BACK! The News Talk 100.9 Easter Egg Hunt presented by Meadows Homes returns this Saturday at Dogwood Park. The hunt begins at 11:30am. As the blooms first appear, Dogwood Park will be transformed into a wonderland of candy and surprises for hunters in five age groups: 18 months and ... Read More »

Dream Sweep Yard Sale Frequently Asked Questions

Our goal for the Lite Rock 95.9 • Rock 93.7 • 106-9 Kicks Country • News Talk 94.1 Dream Sweep Yard Sale: help you sell as much of your stuff as possible by getting as many people through the gates as possible — and have lots of fun. With that goal in mind, we’ve compiled answers to frequently-asked questions about ... Read More »

The Two Words That Made The Fed's Statement Dovish

Wednesday’s policy announcement from the Fed was “dovish” because of these two words: substantially and international. A “dovish” stance implies that the Fed will be more cautious in looking to raise rates. In contrast a “hawkish” stance would’ve indicated at a Fed that is more willing to be aggressive in looking to tighten financial conditions. In Wednesday’s statement, the Fed ... Read More »

Bruins goalie says team could use a 'couple of beers' before games

Tuukka Rask looks on during the game against the Carolina Hurricanes. Photo via USA TODAY Sports Images The Boston Bruins are in the middle of a three game losing streak that’s frustrating players and fans alike. After Sunday’s 2-1 shootout loss to Carolina, an exasperated Tuukka Rask joked to CSNNE that some pre-game drinking could be the answer to the ... Read More »

Here's Your Complete Preview Of This Week's Big Economic Events

Happy new year! While you may already be writing 2015 on your checks, the economic data due for release this week is all from 2014. Here’s your Monday Scouting Report: Top Stories Where Are Interest Rates Heading In 2015? A year ago, almost every bond market expert forecast interest rates would rise as the Federal Reserve weened the markets off ... Read More »

Win a DQ Cake

Cookeville’s News Talk 100.9/AM 1600 sister station Lite Rock 95.9 wants to make your special day even sweeter. Special people – friends, loved ones, co-workers – Cookeville’s News Talk 100.9/AM 1600 and Lite Rock 95.9 know you love helping all these extraordinary people in your life celebrate special occasions. Lite Rock 95.9 and Dairy Queen want to make your celebrations a ... Read More »

Hometown Heroes – David Hickey

This week’s Hometown Hero is David Hickey. David was nominated by his daughter Brianna Hickey and  friend Patty Stults for being an amazing husband, an honored veteran and all around great guy! Here’s what Brianna and Patty had to say about David: Brianna Hickey: I would like to nominate my father David Hickey for Hometown Heros. My dad is a supportive Husband, caring ... Read More »

Hometown Heroes – Jamie Key

This week’s Hometown Hero is Jamie Key. Jamie was nominated by Heather Key for being an outstanding member of the Clay County Rescue Squad. Here’s what Heather has to say about Jamie: I think he should be a hometown hero cause he has took time out from his family for the last 18 years. He has been on the Clay County rescue Squad ... Read More »