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The Chat With Glenn Jones: The History Of Center Hill Lake

Learn about Center Hill Lake with Under The Lake co-author Carol Denson Williams  On today’s episode of The Chat…Glenn Jones talks with Carol Denson Williams, co-author of Under The Lake. They discuss the history of Center Hill Lake, the thousands of lives that were displaced by the flooding of the area, her family ties to the area, and the stories ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: The American Legion

Learn about The American Legion and their mission – Today In The Upper Cumberland A busy Veterans Day week across the Upper Cumberland this week as the region honors the men and women who have served. The American Legion’s Putnam County branch are getting things started early with a Saturday speech contest for local students – it’s something they’ve done ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Breaking Down Week 1 Of The High School Football Playoffs

Upperman wins over Soddy Daisy 46-7; Clay County takes down Sale Creek 55-16.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Upperman Head Coach Adam Caine joins us live to talk what impressed him about his team’s performance after a 46-7 win over Soddy Daisy. Clay County Head Coach ... Read More »

The Chat With Dwight Henry: Carthage Full Gospel Church Head Pastor Pt 1

Learn more about Jackie Dawson, the Head Pastor of Carthage Full Gospel Church.  On today’s episode of The Chat…Dwight Henry meets with Jackie Dawson, Head Pastor of Carthage Full Gospel Church in Carthage. They discuss how his family influenced his faith and church-going habits growing up, the moments he experiences as a child and teenager that solidified his faith, ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Averitt Express

Celebrate 50 years of Averitt Express, and find out how the company came to be. It began in 1958 when Thurman Averitt founded the Livingston Merchants Co-op. It was a small trucking company that hauled dry goods between Nashville and Livingston. 11 years later, Thurman incorporated the company, and called it Averitt Express. He met a man named Gary Sasser ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Football Week 11 Wrap Up & Week 1 Playoff Preview

CHS’s Jimmy Maynord discusses his decision to retire after 42 years of coaching.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Monterey Head Coach Scott Hughes joins live to talk their 68-0 win over Wartburg Central. Cookeville’s Jimmy Maynord discusses his decision to retire after 42 years of coaching. ... Read More »

The Chat With Glenn Jones: Baxter City Chief Of Police & D.A.R.E Program History

Learn about the history of Putnam County’s D.A.R.E. program with Danny Holmes.  On today’s episode of The Chat…Glenn Jones sits down with Danny Holmes, Baxter City Chief Of Police, and District 8 Putnam County Commissioner. They discuss his time in the Marines, what led him to be interested in law enforcement, how the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program ... Read More »

The Chat With Dwight Henry: University Heights Baptist Church Music Director

Get to know Jimmy Bilbrey, Music Director at University Heights Baptist Church.  On today’s episode of The Chat…Dwight Henry talks with Jimmy Bilbrey, Music Director at University Heights Baptist Church in Cookeville. They discuss the impact that music has had on his life ever since he was born, where music has taken him in life – from music ministry ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Principals In Today’s Education Pt 2

Catherine Jones & Dr. Bubba Winningham discuss principals in today’s education. Nearing the end of October, nearing the end of the celebration of National Principals Month. We’re talking about the role of principals in education today as we sit down with Prescott South Elementary School Principal Catherine Jones, and Algood Middle School Principal Dr. Bubba Winningham. Today In The Upper ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Clay Co Shuts Out York Institute To Remain Undefeated In Regular Season

Cookeville Head Coach joins live to talk their hard fought loss to Blackman.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Cookeville Cavaliers Head Coach Jimmy Maynord joins like to discuss their hard fought 49-36 loss against Blackman Friday night. Clay County shuts out York Institute 40-0 to continue ... Read More »