Wednesday, February 1, 2023
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Whence We Came: Daphene Richardson

This week – discover the life, and many experiences, of Daphene Richardson.  On this week’s edition of Whence We Came – Host John Owen sits down with, and explores the life of Daphene Richardson. Together they discuss when and where she was born, her mother’s home remedies for when her and her siblings would get sick, lineage in the ... Read More »

The Scene: Gary Lee & Painting

Get to know Cookeville painter Gary Lee, and his artistic process when painting.  Join host Andrea Kruszka as she sits down with Cookeville painter Gary Lee. They discuss how he got started painting, how painting contrasts with furniture design, what his artistic process is when starting a new piece of work, as well as what makes Cookeville different, both ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Upperman Wins Big Region Battle

Clay County remains on top in Region 4-1A while Stone Memorial stays undefeated.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Upperman gets a huge region win on the road in Lafayette. Clay County wins big to stay in first place in Region 1-1A. The Stone Memorial Panthers win ... Read More »

High School Playbook: The Region 4-AAAA Race Heats Up

Upperman and Macon County battle for a top spot in the Region 4-AAAA standings.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Upperman tries to keep their hopes for another Region championship alive. Cookeville hosts powerhouse Alcoa. Jackson County looks to keep momentum going into Region play. Hear from ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: Breastfeeding

Learn about breastfeeding and its misconceptions brought on by formula shortages This year’s baby formula shortage brought a lot of attention to the idea of breastfeeding. A lot of misconceptions too, and a lot of controversy. We spend the next two weeks trying to clear up some of that with Stephanie Ross. She is a Breastfeeding USA Counselor for the ... Read More »

Whence We Came: Bob Whittaker Pt 2

Bob Whittaker talks his time working at Opryland, and the many hats he wore there  On this week’s edition of Whence We Came – Host John Owen continues to sit down with, and explore the life of Bob Whittaker. Together they discuss his experience hitchhiking from Double Springs to Cookeville to play baseball, how the culture has changed over ... Read More »

The Scene: Mary Ann Gilfillan & Nature Photography

Meet nature photographer Mary Ann Gilfillan, and her love of nature and flowers.  Join host Andrea Kruszka as she sits down with nature photographer Mary Ann Gilfillan. They discuss how she got started in photography, the types of shoots that she does and does not do, her current projects including one being featured in this year’s Art Prowl, as ... Read More »

High School Playbook: White Co Gets A Huge Region Win Over Green Hill

Monterey leads over TN heat 38-13 Friday night; DeKalb Co routs Cannon Co 55-7.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. Monterey Football Coach Scott Hughes joins us live to break down their 28-13 win over Tennessee Heat, and how Mason Bowman’s 4 touchdowns contributed. White County Coach ... Read More »

High School Playbook: Stone and York Battle In Non-Region Play

Panthers and Dragons meet in Jamestown; White County prepare to host Green Hill.  Every week on The High School Playbook, we break down high school games from around the Upper Cumberland. The Cookeville Cavaliers look to keep their momentum going in non-region play. The Jackson County Blue Devils and Livingston Academy Wildcats meet on a Thursday night. Hear from ... Read More »

Today In The Upper Cumberland: The Biz Foundry Pt 2

Learn more about how The Biz Foundry helps small businesses, and entrepreneurs. One person saw a need in her work, and helped create a product. One person wanted to see if he could turn something he enjoyed into a business. Both turned to The Biz Foundry for help in making that a reality. Today we continue our discussion about how ... Read More »