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Sheila Says: It’s Women’s History Month


Author Sam Maggs says, “hero status isn’t reserved for people who look like Superman—anyone, from anywhere, can accomplish great things. The proof lies within the pages of Wonder Women.” In her book, Sam Maggs proves that smart women have always been able to achieve amazing things, even when the odds are stacked against them.  Hear about some of those women in ... Read More »

Hometown High Five To Crossville TCAT Students

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Check out our Hometown High Five recipients! Tell us the good news about your spouse, child, friend or neighbor by posting on Facebook/Twitter with #hometownhighfive or email Sheila Scruggs about the special person and their honor. Then listen mornings, as Sheila delivers a Hometown High Five to that special someone. 03-27-17 Earlier this month, TCAT,  Crossville’s computer information technology program ... Read More »

Sheila Says: Time For Grammar Lessons


Here are five more common phrases we get wrong all the time . . .  “For all intensive purposes.”  It’s really “for all INTENTS and purposes.”  “Nip it in the butt.”  The correct phrase is “nip it in the BUD,” like a flower bud.  “One in the same.”  Wrong, it’s “one AND the same,” which means two things are alike. ... Read More »

Sheila Says: It’s National Ag Week


On National Agriculture Week, we want to give a big thanks to those producing the fruits, vegetables and milk that help us eat healthy all across America. I had the chance to talk to Adam Mueller who is a fifth Generation Minerva Dairy Family Member. It has been around since 1894 and is the oldest American diary farm. Minerva Dairy ... Read More »

Sheila Says: When Llamas Attack


Oh the difference in kids. This would be like heaven on earth to me because I love animals so much. This poor kid must not have been raised on a farm like me.  He & his family are at a drive-thru zoo where you can feed the animals from the comfort of your vehicle. This boy has a meltdown when ... Read More »

Today In Upper Cumberland Podcast: A Better Workforce

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A better workforce should keep more brain power in the Upper Cumberland. And it should help the area grow. Members of the Highlands Workforce Development Committee are working together to make sure theUpper Cumberland has the best workforce possible. Public school officials, college administrators, community college leaders, employers, industry leaders, and government officials have spent the better part of ten ... Read More »

Sheila Says: We Talked With State Champs Upperman Lady Bees


The Upperman Lady Bees were undefeated in their district, 14 and 0. They had all of us cheering them on from the Upper Cumberland area going to the state playoffs beating teams one at a time………Jackson South Side 52 to 43, East Nashville 61 to 44, and Pearl-Cohn 66 to 62 to become double A State Champs! I talked with Coach ... Read More »

The Dream Sweep Yard Sale Returns Saturday May 13th

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The Lite Rock 95.9 • 106-9 Kicks Country • Rock 93-7 • News Talk 94.1 Dream Sweep Yard Sale returns Saturday May 13th to the Putnam County Fairgrounds. It’s presented by Freddy Duncan And Sons Moving And Storage. Acres of shoppers looking for loads of treasures, this annual event gives local folks like you the chance to sell stuff, make ... Read More »

Podcast: Algood Police Chief Placed On Leave


The police chief of Algood facing scrutiny after audio and video recordings surfaced this week. An update of Friday’s events from News Talk 94.1’s The Upper Cumberland At 5. The latest local news, weather, sports and obituaries, weekdays at 5 on News Talk 94.1/AM 1600.   Read More »