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Local Matters With Tiffany Anton: Upper Cumberland Development District

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Learn more about the Upper Cumberland Development District with Mark Farley. Content hosted by iono.fm Covering the issues that matter to you. Every weekday. On today’s Local Matters…Tiffany Anton meets with Mark Farley, Executive Director of the Upper Cumberland Development District (UCDD). They discuss what the UCDD is and what the agency does, the story of his career and how ... Read More »

The Chat With Dwight Henry: Meet Mike Womack & Feed America First

This week, get to know Pastor Mike Womack, and his work with Feed America First.  On today’s episode of The Chat…Dwight Henry talks with Mike Womack, pastor of Salem Church in Cookeville, and Executive Director of Feed America First. They discuss a brief background of Salem Church and how they’ve adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic, what Feed America First ... Read More »

Binge Or Cringe: Yes Day & The Falcon And The Winter Soldier

This week, Jane and Adam discuss Yes Day, and The Falcon And The Winter Soldier.  It’s the shows you’ll love enough to binge and the shows that’ll make you cringe. Binge Or Cringe is about Yes Day, and The Falcon And The Winter Soldier.   Read More »

Local Matters With Bob Bell: Bobbi English Champion For Children Award

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Get to know Bobbi English Champion For Children Award recipient Cindy Putman.  Covering the issues that matter to you. Every weekday. On today’s Local Matters…Bob Bell meets with Cindy Putman, Ready To Learn Project Manager at WCTE in Cookeville. They discuss her receiving the Bobbi English Champion For Children Award from Sesame Workshop, what her role is at WCTE ... Read More »

The Chat With Caroline Moore: Directing Theater

Get to know more about director Kathleen Gilpatrick, and her love of theater.  On today’s episode of The Chat…Caroline Moore sits down with artist, director, and founder of Out On A Limb Productions, Kathleen Gilpatrick. They discuss her background and where her love of theater comes from, how and where she got her start in theater and directing plays, ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: State Parks In The Upper Cumberland

Learn about the Upper Cumberland’s state parks, their histories, and activities. The past week has reminded us that spring is almost here. It’s been a beautiful week across the Upper Cumberland – a chance to get out and enjoy some of our state parks including Standing Stone State Park, and Rock Island. Both have seen record attendance over the last ... Read More »

Local Matters With Michael Detwiler: Rally Nashville & Childhood Cancer Research

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Learn about childhood cancer research with Elaine Kay & Mary Katherine Detwiler. Content hosted by iono.fm Covering the issues that matter to you. Every weekday. On today’s Local Matters…Michael Detwiler sits down with Elaine Kay, Director of Rally Nashville, and Mary Katherine Detwiler, his daughter and Rally kid. They discuss what Rally Nashville is and how they came about, the ... Read More »

The Scene: Kevin Zalesak & Design

Get to know Monterey artist and TTU design student Kevin Zalesak, and his art. Content hosted by iono.fm Join host Emily Newman as she sits down with Monterey artist and Tennessee Tech University design student, Kevin Zalesak. They discuss his various artistic hobbies including creating spray paint murals, leatherworking, and metal fabrication, his involvement with the Mandalorian Mercs nonprofit organization, ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Pickett Co Heads To State Tournament For First Time In 16 Years

White Co & York Institute reflect on their seasons, and on their new districts.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Pickett County heads back to the State Tournament for the first time in 16 years. Upperman and Clay return to State after its cancellation last season. White ... Read More »

Local Matters With Ben Rodgers: Dickson County & The Upper Cumberland

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Dickson County Mayor Bob Rial compares Middle TN and Upper Cumberland government  Covering the issues that matter to you. Every weekday. On today’s Local Matters…Ben Rodgers sits down with Dickson County Mayor Bob Rial. They discuss the differences and similarities in county government between a Middle Tennessee county and the Upper Cumberland counties, his time serving on the Dickson ... Read More »