Friday, August 14, 2020

Profiles/Features

Dr. Karpurapu: Cancer care specialist joins growing oncology team

COOKEVILLE – The fast pace. The availability of new developments and treatments. And more personalized cancer care for patients. All three are major reasons...

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...

Don’t ruin your company holiday party

By Jeff Jones Special to the UCBJ ‘Tis the season for company holiday parties. And while company holiday parties can create goodwill with employees, as well...

Neurologist joins husband in practice

COOKEVILLE – When Dr. Supriya Kohli made the move to Putnam County earlier this year, she didn’t just join the Cookeville Regional Medical Center...

LEGAL: TN workers’ comp reform promises many employer-friendly changes

In 2013, the Tennessee General Assembly enacted major workers’ compensation changes initiated by Gov. Bill Haslam and supported by the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce...

LEGAL: OSHA takes controversial positions on transgender restroom issues at work

Many employers may not realize that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulates in some ways the use of toilet facilities at work....