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Legacy of entrepreneurship – and love of shopping – inspire new UC businesses

ALGOOD – An Upper Cumberland business owner’s love affair with shopping was the impetus for opening two new stores in the Cookeville area earlier...

Musical chairs: UC offers multitude of soundboard hot spots

UPPER CUMBERLAND – Venues in the Upper Cumberland where music can be experienced year round draw tourists and attract locals. They also contribute to...

Frazier Moss, Cluster Pluckers and the Ballingers: Carrying on a UC musical legacy

UPPER CUMBERLAND – Beloved by music lovers in Upper Cumberland and respected far beyond its borders are Frazier Moss, the Cluster Pluckers and the...

Area artists leave their mark

UPPER CUMBERLAND – It’s the land of falling water, winding rivers, regal forests, mountain foothills, moonshine and melodies. Music makers across two centuries have...

Life of a luthier: Turrentine builds career on passion for music

COOKEVILLE – Zebulon Turrentine is a luthier, a person who makes guitars, and those handcrafted by Turrentine in his small shop in Cookeville are...

Festivals provide boost – albeit unknown – to UC economy

UPPER CUMBERLAND – Improving destination awareness, increasing civic pride and solidifying community spirit. Music-focused festivals and events are vital to Upper Cumberland tourism. “Festivals attract...