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Powered By Her: Meet Ashley Swann

This week, meet Ashley Swann & hear how she helps others with Food To The Rescue  Ashley Swann is someone who has always cared about those around her. When she got started a community build playground project, it sparked her desire to serve her community on a bigger scale. This week’s Powered By Her tells how Ashely saw a ... 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 »

Local Matters With Dwight Henry: Staying Connected While Social Distancing

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This week, Pastor Ron & Dwight discuss staying connected while social distancing  Covering the issues that matter to you. Every weekday. On today’s Local Matters…Pastor Ron Allen and Dwight Henry discuss spiritual matters and how they impact daily life. This week, they discuss staying connected with others while social distancing despite having to wear a mask, and stay apart ... Read More »

Trending: State & Putnam County Updates

Senator Paul Bailey and Putnam Co Mayor Randy Porter discuss regional updates.  This week, host Ben Rodgers is joined by Senator Paul Bailey, and Putnam County Mayor Randy Porter. They discuss recent developments in the state and in Putnam County including special legislature sessions, state revenue, and economic and community growth throughout the state and the Upper Cumberland. New ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Monterey And Jackson Co Set To Square Off

York Institute looks to get back on track Friday night against White County.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Monterey and Jackson County prepare to square off for bragging rights in a non-region match up Friday night in Gainesboro. Meanwhile, the York Institute Dragons look to get ... Read More »

Local Matters With Tiffany Anton: Academics & Entrepreneurship

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TTU’s Dr. Steve Canfield discusses academics, entrepreneurship, and research. Content hosted by iono.fm Covering the issues that matter to you. Every weekday. On today’s Local Matters…Tiffany Anton sits down with Dr. Steve Canfield, professor at Tennessee Tech University in Cookeville. They discuss his background and career, and his experience combining academics, entrepreneurship, and research. Listen to the latest Local Matters ... Read More »

Local Matters With Bob Bell: Putnam County Schools COVID-19 Update

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Putnam County Schools’ Corby King and Melanie Bussell discuss school & COVID-19.  Covering the issues that matter to you. Every weekday. On today’s Local Matters…Bob Bell talks with Corby King, Director of Putnam County Schools, and Melanie Bussell, Student Services Supervisor for Putnam County Schools. They discuss the current COVID-19 situation in Putnam County Schools, as well as what ... Read More »

Local Matters With Lewis Matheney: Vinyl Records

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Learn about the ins & outs of vinyl records with record aficionado David Bruce.  Covering the issues that matter to you. Every weekday. On today’s Local Matters…Lewis Matheney talks with vinyl record aficionado David Bruce. They discuss the ins and outs of vinyl records, the special features included in the packaging of certain releases, as well as where his ... Read More »