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Penn Station Bringing East Coast Subs To Cookeville In 2022

The sandwich shop Penn Station will be coming to Cookeville in 2022. Managing Owner Jason Day said the restaurant will be located on South Willow Avenue between AutoZone and O’Reilly’s Auto Parts. “It’s kind of that mid-way point between Nashville and Knoxville,” Day said. “You got the university there, as well. Seems like a good, upcoming community. A lot from ... Read More »

Cookeville Approves Retail Strategies Contract Extension; West Stevens St. Widening Agreement

Cookeville City Council approved a one-year contract extension with Retail Strategies for retail development marketing and consulting services. Economic Development Coordinator Melinda Keifer said that the group provides retail real estate data that aids both the city and citizens. She said their demographic data is key in bringing the retail developers the city wants, and is a service that citizens ... Read More »

Cookeville Power Running after Friday’s Tornado

The city of Cookeville’s electricity is back fully after Friday’s storms. Director of Cookeville Electric Department Carl Haney said while there were minimal issues, a majority of the damage came from large fallen trees. “A lot of it touched down around South Willow Avenue, there were some trees down there that we went out and looked at,” Haney said. “It ... Read More »

Storm Downs Multiple Trees Causing Home Damage In Southern Cookeville Area

Putnam County EMA reporting multiple downed trees in the southern areas of Cookeville after a storm with high winds Friday. According to Director Tyler Smith, South Willow Avenue and Interstate Drive have blocked roadways due to fallen trees. Smith said the area near Willow Avenue Church of Christ has suffered the most damage. Smith said a few homes and power ... Read More »

Snow Causes Multiple Electrical Outages In Cookeville

Two circuit outages in Cookeville led to about 4,000 electric customers losing power early Sunday morning. Cookeville Electric Director Carl Haney said the circuit outages took away power in the South Willow Avenue and East Spring Street areas. Haney said his crews started working on isolated outages in the city just after Midnight. “I’m not for sure which kind of ... Read More »

Cookeville Police Investigating Saturday Night Robbery

Cookeville Police are investigating an armed robbery Saturday night at the Burgess Falls Shell. An employee told police a dark-skinned male entered the store, threatened the clerk with a handgun and demanded money. The clerk complied and the suspect left the store on foot. The incident happened around 9:40pm Saturday night at the store located at 1090 South Willow Avenue. ... Read More »