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The Chat With Dwight Henry: Meet Pastor Eddie Turner

Meet Pastor Eddie Turner, and his new book, “Conquering the Chaos in Your Mind.”  On today’s episode of The Chat…Dwight Henry talks with Pastor Eddie Turner, Teaching Pastor at Life Church’s Cookeville Campus. They discuss what originally brought him to Putnam County, what led him to his calling in ministry, his time hosting his own radio show, and his ... Read More »

The Chat With Caroline Moore: The Life Of A Florist

Discover the life of a local florist with Carol Bartlett, owner of Abel Gardens.  On today’s episode of The Chat…Caroline Moore meets with local florist, and owner of Abel Gardens in Cookeville, Carol Bartlett. They discuss her background and how she began working with flowers, how her store operates during popular holiday seasons and how that differs from any ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Cookeville Parks & Recreation

Rick Woods, James Mills talk Cookeville Parks & Recreation, budgets & projects. Budget time is fast approaching for local municipalities, and that includes the city of Cookeville. What role will parks and recreation play in that budget? There are a lot of project ideas on the table. How do you assess those, and what role does economic development play in ... Read More »

The Scene: Darby Lewis & Ceramic Art And Fibers

Meet ceramic artist & fibers student, Darby Lewis, and how she combines the two.  Join host Emily Newman as she sits down with local ceramic artist, and fibers student at the Appalachian Center For Craft, Darby Lewis. They discuss how she became interested in ceramics, where she finds the ideas and inspiration for some of her pieces, and how ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Clarkrange, White Co Search For Answers After Slow Starts

Monterey Softball pleased with current standings; leaders step up for DeKalb Co.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Clarkrange and White County search for answers after slow starts. Monterey Softball is pleased with their current place in district standings. Leaders begin stepping up for DeKalb Softball. Hear ... Read More »

The Chat With Michael Detwiler: Turning Point USA

Meet County Commissioner Andrew Donadio, and learn more about Turning Point USA.  On today’s episode of The Chat…Michael Detwiler meets with Andrew Donadio, County Commissioner for District 7 in Putnam County. They discuss his Navy career, how he became involved with local politics and the Putnam County Commission, as well as his involvement with Turning Point USA and what ... Read More »

The Chat With Dwight Henry: Meet Larry Self Pt 2

Meet Larry Self & learn the origin and history of the Cookeville Rescue Mission.  On today’s episode of The Chat…Dwight Henry sits down with Larry Self, Founder of the Cookeville Rescue Mission. They discuss the annual Easter Sunrise Service that he takes part in, his involvement with the Upper Cumberland Gospel Music Association, as well as the story behind ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Cumberland County Playhouse Pt 2

Continue to learn about the Cumberland County Playhouse with CEO Bryce McDonald. The Cumberland County Playhouse season resumes this weekend with Clue on stage. If you loved the game as a kid, or you love the movie as an adult, you’ll love the performance of Clue. Bryce McDonald is CEO of the Cumberland County Playhouse. After a year that was ... Read More »

The Scene: Charles Kail & Abstract Painting

Meet Cookeville painter Charles Kail, and learn about his abstract oil paintings  Join host Emily Newman as she sits down with Cookeville abstract painter and student of Art Education at Tennessee Tech University, Charles Kail. They discuss what made him decide to go to school for art, how he goes about creating one of his abstract oil paintings, and ... Read More »

The Chat With Kelly Swallows: Putnam County Family YMCA

Learn more about the Putnam County YMCA and its operations with CEO Mandy Perhay  On today’s episode of The Chat…Kelly Swallows meets with Mandy Perhay, CEO of the Putnam County Family YMCA in Cookeville. They discuss the history of the Putnam County Family YMCA and how she became involved with the organization, how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted their operations ... Read More »