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Cookeville, Tennessee is located in Putnam County. Zip codes in Cookeville, TN include 38501, 38505, and 38502. The median home price in Cookeville is $159,900 which is roughly $76/per square foot. More Cookeville information.

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6 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen

Rally this Sunday for racial harmony

The recent violence in Ferguson, Mo., set off by a police officer shooting an unarmed 18-year-old African American boy, has shined a spotlight on the racial tensions still present in many parts of the country.

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11 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen

New system to retain rescue volunteers

It has been a 100 percent volunteer rescue service since it formed more than 60 years ago and members have never received a dime for responding to emergency calls.

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15 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen

At CPAC

Silda tries to calm her niece, Brooke , by distracting her with trying some new makeup during "Other Desert Cities" at the Cookeville Performing Arts Center.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Herald-Citizen

Three council members say their goodbyes

After the current council conducts old and new business, they will step down and Ricky Shelton, Charles Womack and Dwight Henry will take their seats on the five-person council.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Herald-Citizen

Elected officials to be sworn in through early September

Officials elected by Putnam County citizens earlier this month will be sworn into office within the next couple of weeks.

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People Sentinel

Barbara Morris

Mrs. Barbara Linder Morris, 72, of Cookeville, Tennessee, died Friday evening, August 15, 2014 at Life Care Center of Sparta in Sparta, Tenn.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Herald-Citizen

County commissioners approve budget

Putnam County commissioners approved the 2014-15 budget yesterday and without a tax increase, but not without some first questioning if it's sustainable and attempting to cut out some of those expenditures.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Herald-Citizen

HOME grant meetings delayed

Those waiting for the next step in receiving funds to repair their houses will have to wait a bit longer as there has been a delay in the process.

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Herald-Citizen

Anonymous tip leads to burglary arrest

According to the police report, Officer Jamey McCurry, of the Cookeville Police Department, was dispatched to North Dixie Avenue in reference to a suspicious male.

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Herald-Citizen

Man tased after resisting arrest

According to the police report, Jamey McCurry was dispatched to North Washington Avenue to investigate an intoxicated person.

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Courthouse News Service

Rather Unreasonable

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. - A father of two claims in Federal Court that South Cumberland Elementary School and the Cumberland County Sheriff's Department had him arrested for trying to pick up his children after school on foot, rather than by waiting in line in his car.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Herald-Citizen

School happenings

Looking forward to open house Aug. 18 at Algood Elementary School are, from left, student Daye Cannon, principal Patience Cannon, students Olivia Hudson, Kiley Smith and Parker Foutch and assistant principal Tina Francis.

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Herald-Citizen

CPAC presentation focuses on family dynamics

Cookeville Performing Arts Center is taking on a 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Drama finalist in their new Backstage production, "Other Desert Cities," by Jon Robin Baitz.

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Herald-Citizen

School counseling a profession filled with hugs

The Cookeville native sees students individually, in small groups and in classroom guidance classes and does what she can to brighten their days.

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Herald-Citizen

New orchestra features former musicians

Many people played some kind of instrument in their youth, but later gave it up and now regret it.

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Herald-Citizen

Same owners, same service 20 years later

In 20 years, Jim Harcum, co-owner of Havoline Xpress Lube on Jackson, has seen a lot of growth - not only with his business, but with competition.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Herald-Citizen

Wine on WestSide

Sponsors preview beverage samples in preparation for Cookeville's fourth Wine on the WestSide festival set for this Saturday from 6-10 p.m. at West Broad St. and Cedar Ave., rain or shine.

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Herald-Citizen

Board approves more changes in historic Cream City District

Some say the building looks better than it has in years. Others believe looks should take a backseat to historic integrity.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Herald-Citizen

Man pleads guilty to joyriding

Preston Blake Walker pled guilty to joyriding yesterday. Judge John Hudson gave supervised probation for 11 months and 29 days and he has to pay court costs.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Herald-Citizen

Shoplifting incident leads to possessiona

PUTNAMa SCOUNTYa S-a A Gainesboro woman stopped for an alleged shoplifting incident was charged with possession of a controlled substance after she was found to have 35 pills, along with text messages that indicated drug sales.

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