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After conducting a series of town hall meetings on school security over the past year, Putnam County officials have decided how they are going to... [Read More]
The town of Monterey expects increased activity at Meadow Creek Park now that the access road to the site has been improved.Mayor Bill Wiggins said... [Read More]
The Upper Cumberland Regional Airport board has turned down a request from a group that was interested in bringing in an event that would have... [Read More]
After an unsuccessful search for a more suitable property, the Putnam County Board of Education Monday approved a contract for the purchase of a site... [Read More]
Putnam County is looking for ways to alleviate longtime downtown parking issues.'One problem we've been having for quite some time now is parking at the... [Read More]
 Monterey, Tennessee and Grants, New Mexico are separated by a distance of more than 1,300 miles,  but the towns now share a connection, thanks in... [Read More]
Ongoing efforts to preserve the natural areas around the Upper Cumberland will be celebrated later this month with a special event to commemorate the acquisition... [Read More]
The Upper Cumberland Child Advocacy Center is about to get its first new leader in 15 years.Tracy Plant has been hired as the Executive Director... [Read More]
'This is probably the last working meeting that I'll ever have, and I don't want to leave without making a last ditch effort.'That's what outgoing... [Read More]
The Putnam County Regional Planning Commission has approved plans for a five-lot housing development off Hilham Road.'The proposed subdivision is located at the southwest corner... [Read More]
Any money coming to Monterey from the sale of beer and liquor will now be designated specifically for improvements to the town's streets and sidewalks.The... [Read More]
A new survey released by the state Department of Education shows that most Putnam County teachers believe that they are given freedom to meet student... [Read More]
The newest members of the Putnam County Commission may need to do some studying to bring themselves up to speed on a variety of issues... [Read More]
The Putnam County school board is reconsidering its initial decision to bypass the purchase of property in southwest Cookeville as the site for a new... [Read More]
Twelve new members have been elected to serve on the Putnam County Commission alongside 12 incumbents who will be returning for another term.The new faces... [Read More]
Monterey Mayor Bill Wiggins was elected to a third term in office Thursday, defeating his challenger, Alderman Rebecca Iaquinta by 43 votes.Wiggins garnered 215 of... [Read More]
Putnam County's building boom continued through the month of July with 35 permits issued for just over $4 million in total construction. County Executive Randy... [Read More]
Putnam County officials are exploring options suggested by the Tennessee Department of Transportation to move ahead more quickly on the most critical road projects in... [Read More]
He has, by most accounts, been doing a good job, but the manager of the Upper Cumberland Regional Airport will be given a formal job... [Read More]
The interim director of the Upper Cumberland Human Resources Agency says the loss of a multimillion dollar grant could end up being a good thing.'In... [Read More]