Bystanders aid assault victim at Kroger
A woman being assaulted in a car parked at Cookeville Kroger Tuesday got the attention of witnesses who jumped in to help the woman escape.
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Mon Mar 03, 2014
Shoplifters target cosmetic items
Cosmetic items appear to be a hot commodity to steal, according to recent reports filed by the Cookeville Police Department.
'Ole Red' has new home at the Monterey Depot
Luke, Ben and Jack Blaylock check out the caboose that arrived Friday at the Monterey Depot Museum.
EMA urges caution on icy roads
Larry Nabors of Nabors Towing prepares to hook up a vehicle which was involved in a multi-car accident this morning on Veterans Drive.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Monterey may exit Rail Trail board
It appears Monterey may choose to break away from the Tennessee Central Heritage Rail Trail Authority board.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Habitat applications now open year-round
Previously, Putnam County residents in need of safe and affordable housing in Putnam County could only apply for a home through Habitat for Humanity from January through March, however families will now be able to apply year-round.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Potential candidates have a little over a month to file petitions
The qualifying deadline has passed for candidates running for county and judicial district offices in the May primary election, but those looking to run for municipal and school board seats still have a little over a month to file for the general election.
Church shooting tragedy leads others preparing for the worst
Tim Singleton, minister at Monterey Church of Christ, left, looks at exits outside the church building along with Monterey Police S.W.A.T. Commander Mike Phillips, center, and Sgt.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
'Borrowed' car found abandoned
A Cookeville man reportedly let his "friends" borrow his car Sunday, but they never came back and his vehicle was eventually found abandoned in another town, police say.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Region reports wind damage
As last night's severe weather moved across Middle Tennessee, the Upper Cumberland region experienced storms, heavy winds and some tornado warnings.
Monterey planners recommend sign ordinance for interstate businesses
What's good for one business can be good others. At least, that's what Monterey Planning Commission members are betting on.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Vandals Use Sword And Ax To Destroy Elderly Couple's Home
MONTEREY, Tenn. Lonnie Davis was supposed to be in Florida. He spends the winters there with his wife every year, but this February he was unexpectedly back in town.
Monterey depot celebrating two-year milestone Monday
Ann Watson, assistant curator at the Monterey Depot Museum, looks over some exhibits.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
City water closer to Monterey's Walker Hollow area
The new lines have been going underground. Now, it won't be long before water flows through them - and out the faucets of families in Monterey's Walker Hollow Road area who have long since awaited the convenience of city water.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
With temperatures soaring near 50 degrees, Putnam County students enjoyed a 'snow day' because of incliment weather in Monterey and the eastern part of the county.
Monterey firefighters battle suspicious blaze
By AMY DAVIS MONTEREY - A suspicious fire at a vacant house in Monterey is under investigation.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
The massive snow storm that blew through the state of Tennessee missed Cookeville but dumped at least an inch of the white stuff in Monterey where residents woke up to their favorite attractions - the depot and Standing Stone - covered in snow.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Truck found burning in woods
A truck was found burning in the woodline in the area of Woodcliff Road in Monterey Sunday.
More yard sales on the way for Monterey farmer's market
Monterey cultural administrator Ken Hall hopes offering yard sales every Saturday at Monterey Farmer's Market will keep things busy during the summer months and help vendors sell more produce.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Man charged with 5th DUI
A Monterey man was charged with his fifth driving under the influence offense early Sunday morning.