Tuesday, July 17, 2018
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Today In The Upper Cumberland: JobCenter

As new years resolution time approaches, local neighbors stand ready to help you find a career that might best fit your lifestyle and skills for the new year. We introduce you to the local JobCenter, retooled with new staff waiting to help you in 2018. We visit with Sean Monday and Tony Scionti the Division of Workforce Services office in Cookeville. Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Disaster Planning Part Two

Emergency preparedness. It’s an issue of constant training…evolving concerns….new challenges. And local governments put thousands of man hours each year into staying ready for everything from weather to mass shootings. But emergency preparedness is NOT just governments. Each of us holds a responsibility too. What you should know…and prepare….as we continue our conversation today with Chris Massingale with Overton/Pickett EMS…..and ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Monterey And Stone Memorial

Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school basketball games from around the Upper Cumberland and talk to the coaches and players that play them. Coaches Adam West and Mike Buck join Larry Stone to talk about their games. We are also joined by Coaches Michael Dodgen, and Anthony Jones on this week’s High School Playbook. Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Disaster Planning

This week, thousands of California residents have been watching nature threaten their homes and families. The wildfires around Los Angeles…just another reminder of the dangers that local governments must be ready for. And we’ve seen plenty of those in 2017. How prepared are we in the Upper Cumberland for the unexpected? Weather? Natural disaster? Something criminal? A plane crash. A major gas leak or chemical ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Race Relations In America

2017 will certainly be remembered a year when race relations became a controversial and almost daily focus in America. The state of race relations? In some areas, it feels we have come a long way. In other more subtle contexts, maybe not so much. Today we continue our conversation on race relations with Dr. Robert Owens, Pastor Mike Campbell, and ... Read More »

Happening In The UC: Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child is a ministry that gives presents to children worldwide, while spreading the word of God. Brenda Spain, has been volunteering with Operation Christmas Child for over 15 years. She sits down with Sheila Scruggs to talk about the ministry, and how you can get involved on today’s Happening In The Upper Cumberland. Read More »

Happening In The UC: MADD Candlelight Vigil

MADD of the Upper Cumberland is holding a candlelight vigil Sunday Nov. 19th at 3pm at First Christian Church in Cookeville. Norris & Aline Skelley with MADD join Sheila Scruggs to discuss how the vigil helps the victims and families of drunk driving accidents. Read More »