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Sheila Scruggs

Sheila (Page) 12-1-15Originally from Lynchburg, TN (By the way, Sheila makes excellent lemonade…), Sheila lives in Cookeville with husband Tim and her fuzzy “kids.”

Sheila has always wanted a career in the spotlight. As a child, Sheila desperately wanted to be a professional whistler…but a series of unfortunate playground pranks involving sticking her tongue to a frozen flag pole brought those dreams to an end. Luckily, Sheila was encouraged by her Granny who said, “A whistling woman and a crowing hen always comes to a bad end.”

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Sheila Says: Mariah Carey Directs Her First Movie


Mariah Carey plays an evil PTA mom who is trying to ruin her high school rival’s holiday as she comes back to her Ohio hometown in A Christmas Melody. The movie premieres on Hallmark December 19th.  Mariah is also director on the movie. Share Read More »

Sheila Says: Tips For Less Stress At Thanksgiving


If you are hosting Thanksgiving dinner and feeling overwhelmed – that’s totally natural. Here are some tips to take some of the stress away. Set the table the night before. Before heading off to bed on Thanksgiving eve empty the dishwasher and all garbage cans in the kitchen. Prepare as much food as you can in advance. When in doubt, ... Read More »

Sheila Says: Help The Boy Scouts Get to New Mexico


Thanks to Putnam County Boy Scout Troop 156 for coming by our studios for an interview.  They have a fundraiser to help them go to New Mexico to stay at a ranch.  Stop by the Putnam County Courthouse on Saturday, November 28 and Saturday, December 5 from 8 am to 4 pm. Boy Scout Troop 156 will be selling Frasier ... Read More »

Sheila Says: James Taylor Has Fun With Stephen Colbert


James Taylor was on the Stephen Colbert show this week and claimed he “was still working on ‘Fire and Rain'”.  Claiming he “hadn’t seen that much” when the classic song was written in 1970.  Stephen Colbert even sang along with James referencing some pop culture in the “new” version. Read More »

Sheila Says: Duran Duran Lend Their Royalties To Help


British fans have started a campaign for the band that was onstage Friday at the theater in Paris when terrorists entered the theater and killed more than 80 people. Fans are wanting the band’s cover of the song “Save A Prayer” to become number one.  Simon LeBon of  Duran Duran tweeted that his band will donate its share of royalties from the song to ... Read More »

Sheila Says: Deals & Freebies For Our Veterans


Many restaurants are offering discounts or freebies for Veterans. The savings are for Veteran’s Day only. The information was listed online, but it’s always a good idea to check with our local businesses to make sure they are participating.   Starbucks: Veterans, active-duty military personnel and their spouses will receive a free 12-ounce cup of coffee. Red Lobster: Veterans and active-duty military personnel ... Read More »

Sheila Says: Discover Art In Cookeville During Art Prowl


More than 30 artists will display their work at 18 different Cookeville area locations this weekend. Some will be demonstrating their art right in front of you. Feel free to ask questions to the artist and find out the story about their piece on display. No admission to be an onlooker at this event, although beautiful art pieces will be ... Read More »

Sheila Says: Crayola Is Here For Creative Adults


The Crayola company has launched a line of coloring books for adults. Crayola says it’s “Color Escapes” line of books and art supplies offers “a soothing, creative experience that’s easy to do and easy on your mind.” The kit includes four collections—nature, kaleidoscope, geometric and garden—and there are even markers and colored pencils available. It’s become a stress reliever for some ... Read More »