Monday, March 18, 2019
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High School Playbook: Football Week 3 Breakdown

Let’s talk Friday night Football Games starting with Stone Memorial vs Dekalb Co. Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland and talk to the coaches and players that play them. Stone Memorial takes on Dekalb County. This Thursday, we take a look at Week 3 Football Action. Get a ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Increasing Suicide Rates

The issue of suicide among celebrities, middle aged men and other age groups. A growing number of people are choosing to commit, or attempt the act of suicide. Across the country there has been an increase in the last several years. Laura Tedesco, Vice President of Crisis Services and Anne Stamps, Director at Plateau Mental Health Center in Cookeville join ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Football Week 2 Breakdown

Let’s talk the upcoming Friday Football Games with Cookeville and Jackson Co. Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland and talk to the coaches and players that play them. This Thursday, we take a look at Week 2 Football Action. Cookeville plays Livingston Academy and Jackson County county begins ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Sexting

The growing number of teens engaging in sexting, messages with sexual content. It’s risky behavior that exposes them to potential predators, bullying among their peers and often a sense of shame. Messages, images and in some cases videos of a sexual nature or with explicit content.  Cookeville High School guidance counselor Lori Strode and Detective Roger Cooper with the Putnam ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Cyber Security Part Two

The second half of our look at cyber security threats with TTU’s Eric Brown. We continue our conversation with Eric Brown, Assistant Director of Tennessee Tech’s Cybersecurity Education, Research and Outreach Center or CEROC. We continue our discussion of cyber security threats to businesses and in your home with potential threats and what you could to safeguard yourself. Today In ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Cyber Security

Raising awareness and offering education to prevent cyber security threats. Eric Brown works at Tennessee Tech as assistant director of Tech’s Cybersecurity Education, Research and Outreach Center. He works alongside his counterparts to educate others on how to secure their data. We discuss things you should know about cybersecurity threats, how they happen and what’s being done to prevent them. ... Read More »

Meet The Candidates 2018: Clay County Sheriff, White County And Putnam County Commissioners

Meet The Candidates gives you insight into the men and women who wish to lead in their hometown. Every hour, a different race. Every hour, informative discussion that will shape the remainder of the decade and beyond across the Upper Cumberland. Tonight, we hear from Clay County Sheriff Candidates, White County Commissioners Candidates (District 3, 4), and Putnam County Commissioners (District 8, ... Read More »

Meet The Candidates 2018: Jackson County Sheriff And Commissioners, Algood Mayor And Council, Baxter Mayor, And Monterey Mayor

Meet The Candidates gives you insight into the men and women who wish to lead in their hometown. Every hour, a different race. Every hour, informative discussion that will shape the remainder of the decade and beyond across the Upper Cumberland. Tonight, we hear from Jackson County Sheriff and Commissioners Candidates (District 4, 5), Algood Mayor and Council Candidates, Baxter Mayor Candidates, ... Read More »

Meet The Candidates 2018: Putnam County Commissioners, DeKalb And Fentress County Sheriffs, And Fentress Executive

Meet The Candidates gives you insight into the men and women who wish to lead in their hometown. Every hour, a different race. Every hour, informative discussion that will shape the remainder of the decade and beyond across the Upper Cumberland. Tonight, we hear from Putnam County Commissioners Candidates (District 4, 5, 10), DeKalb County Sheriff Candidates, Fentress County Sheriff Candidates, and ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Upper Cumberland Growth

More housing and businesses coming to our area but are we ready? The growth over the last few years has been at an increasing in Putnam and surrounding counties in the Upper Cumberland. With all of these new homes and apartments, businesses and more people relocating, the issue of growth is… growing. Are the public works, utilities and infrastructure we ... Read More »