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Grateful class of 2019 graduates from Monterey High School  Los Angeles Times

While graduation is a formality for some, 26 students from Monterey High's continuation program hooped, hollered and cried after turning their tassels during the ...



MHS enters Custom Culture Contest again  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Monterey High School is participating in its second VANS Custom Culture Contest. Last year, MHS placed in the top 50 in the competition. VANS Custom Culture ...



Monterey takes two at Jackson County  Cookeville Herald Citizen

GAINESBORO ‑ The Monterey High School Wildcats and Lady Wildcats picked up big victories here Friday night when they traveled and came away with a ...



Monterey softball rolls on, beats Pickett County  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Brad Swafford, the head softball coach at Monterey High School, doesn't really want to spend too much time talking about how well his team is playing. Coaches ...



Monterey High pushes back start time  Los Angeles Times

The Burbank Unified board voted, 5-0, to move back the start time of classes 45 minutes so Monterey High School can switch an extra help session from the ...



MHS routs Red Boiling 17-0  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey High School Wildcats have entered the most important part of the baseball season. The regular season is over and the Wildcats, who finished ...



Lord of the jungle  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Shiloh Walker as Tarzan and Evelyn Staup as Jane perform in the Monterey High School production of Tarzan, the stage musical, which opens Thursday, March ...



County preps for high school graduations  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Nearly 800 Putnam County students will be walking across the stage this week to receive their diplomas as graduation ceremonies are scheduled at all three ...



School board still concerned about Monterey High School  Cookeville Herald Citizen

More than a year after students began attending classes at the new Monterey High School, Putnam County school officials are still ironing out construction ...



Monterey football beats Jackson County 23-0  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey High School Wildcats gathered attention from everyone in Region 4, 1A football, and all around middle Tennessee for that matter, last week when ...



Young Monterey girls open season tonight  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Mark Sims has been part of the Monterey High School girls' basketball team for five years, but heading into the 2018-19 season, his responsibilities are a little ...



Barbara Gail Medley  Cookeville Herald Citizen

MONTEREY -- Funeral services for Barbara Gail Medley, 80, of Monterey, Tennessee, will be held Friday, May 31, at 11 a.m. at Horner Funeral Home. Interment ...



Pokey is looking for some help  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Pokey Looper, the long-time golf coach at Monterey High School, has seen a lot of things come and go in the 48 years he's been guiding the MHS program.



MHS Boys  Cookeville Herald Citizen

SPARTA — The Monterey High School Wildcats battled with the rival Clay County Bulldogs for the fourth time this season Thursday night in the championship ...



Monterey High resurrects band program  Cookeville Herald Citizen

After going for several years without the ability to offer a band program, Monterey High School officials decided to change that this year. "We've got 15 students, ...



Old Uffelman school up for auction  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Putnam County school system is trying a *fresh* approach to sell the old Uffelman Elementary School. "We had done a sealed bid approach to try to dispose ...



Monterey High Graduation  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Monterey High School graduates, from front to back, Alex Perez, Elvis Perez, Jesse Raines and Zeb Randolph make their way toward a gym full of family and ...



Monterey falls in 29-27 thriller  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Scott Hughes hugged Tyler Kilby and whispered into his ear. Kilby, the talented senior defensive end for Monterey High School, was distraught. He and his ...



MHS splits basketball twinbill with Trousdale County  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey High School Lady Wildcats let an early 11-point lead slip away, while the Wildcats rallied late to pull out a narrow win as Monterey split two ...



MHS wins one of two with Clarkrange  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey Wildcats and Lady Wildcats came out on opposite ends of a basketball doubleheader with Clarkrange Tuesday night in Monterey. The Wildcats ...



Wildcats open season tonight at York  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Adam West has a tough task ahead of him as he prepares his Monterey High School Wildcats for the upcoming basketball season. West guided Monterey to a ...



Monterey battles White County in 7-on-7 contest  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Monterey High School's Logan Sparks, left, battles White County's Javin Strode for a ball during a 7-on-7 passing league game Tuesday night in Monterey.



Sells leads Monterey to come-from-behind win  Cookeville Herald Citizen

BY SCOTT WILSON. scott.wilson@herald-citizen.com. Monterey High School's 9-8 softball victory over visiting Wartburg High School Friday afternoon was a big ...



Wildcats take on RePublic with playoffs on the line  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey High School football team almost has a must-win game this week in terms of playoff implications as the Wildcats are set to take on the RePublic ...



Stout commits to play at King  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Often when high school athletes are being recruited by colleges, they get a lot of letters, phone calls at all hours of the day and night. Campus visits are arranged ...



28 High Schools Competing for the 2019 Nashville High School Musical Theatre Awards  Broadway World

Multi-talented young theater artists and technicians from 28 Tennessee high schools will put their skills on display this year in hopes of claiming their place in the ...



Big plays hurst Monterey, Wildcats lose at Midway  Cookeville Herald Citizen

KINGSTON — The Monterey High School football faithful hope it is just a phase the Wildcats are going through, but for the second straight game Monterey gave ...



Theresa 'Momma Loop' Looper  Cookeville Herald Citizen

MONTEREY — Funeral services for Theresa "Momma Loop" Looper, 70, of Monterey, Tennessee, will be held at 5 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 18, at the Monterey ...



Roundup: CHS tennis splits with Blackman, Monterey sweeps  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Cookeville High School tennis program is no longer perfect as the Lady Cavaliers dropped a 6-3 decision to Blackman Wednesday afternoon, but it wasn't ...



Monterey boys hold off Jackson County  Cookeville Herald Citizen

As the clock ticked down Tuesday night in Monterey High School's home District 6A Basketball Tournament game with Jackson County, MHS coach Adam West ...



Estel Claude 'Skip' Overstreet III  Cookeville Herald Citizen

COOKEVILLE — Memorial services for Estel Claude "Skip" Overstreet III, 60, of Knoxville, Tennessee, will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at the Cookeville ...



Water service restored, but Boil Water Advisory remains in effect for Monterey  WSMV Nashville

MONTEREY, TN (WSMV) - Officials have confirmed water *service* has been restored to the town of Monterey. Dwayne Jarrett with the water system said crews ...



Monterey advances with win over Buffs  Cookeville Herald Citizen

SPARTA ‑ Adam West was not happy Friday night after his Monterey High School Wildcats slipped by Clarkrange 47-44 in overtime here in the District 6/1A ...



Class of 2016 praises Monterey High School's sense of 'family'  Los Angeles Times

On Wednesday evening, Monterey High School celebrated 60 graduates who overcame obstacles to earn their high school diplomas.



MHS loses district title in extra innings  Cookeville Herald Citizen

GORDONSVILLE — Monterey High School's Jacob Walker cried as his teammates tried to console him Wednesday night. Walker and the Wildcats had fought ...



Committee votes to rename David Starr Jordan Middle School, sends recommendation to school board  Los Angeles Times

Burbank Unified's facilities-naming committee unanimously voted Tuesday to recommend renaming David Starr Jordan Middle School because of its ...



MHS splits twinbill with DeKalb County  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey High School basketball teams split a doubleheader with DeKalb County in the final action before leaving for holiday tournaments Tuesday night ...



MHS splits with visiting Sunbright  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey High School basketball teams split two contests with Sunbright High School Monday night as the Lady Wildcats fell in a close 55-48 battle, but the ...



Monterey's American Legion U19 team tops Gallatin  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey American Legion U19 team had to rally from an early deficit Tuesday night to knock off Gallatin 6-5 at Monterey High School. AddThis Sharing ...



Monterey splits with Yellow Jackets  Cookeville Herald Citizen

HARTSVILLE - The Monterey High School Wildcats and Lady Wildcats took on District 6 A foe Trousdale County Yellow Jackets here Friday night and came ...



Putnam schools report card 'not pretty'  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Putnam County school officials are reviewing the grades they received in the latest Tennessee State Report Card released Tuesday. "I encourage everyone to ...



'It brings me such fulfillment'  Cookeville Herald Citizen

"There's never a dull moment." That's what Jamie Allison, Upperman Middle School Teacher of the Year, says that she loves about teaching. "First and foremost ...



Pomp and circumstance for Class of 2019  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Upperman High School graduate Brittany Turner reaches to shake the hand of Putnam County School Board member Lynn McHenry after receiving her high ...



Roundup: CHS soccer routs Cumberland, UHS golfers sweep  Cookeville Herald Citizen

CROSSVILLE — The Cookeville High School Lady Cavaliers scored early and often Tuesday night when they rolled to an easy 9-0 soccer victory over ...



MHS softball falls to Jackson County  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Two District 6-A softball teams met at Monterey High School on Thursday, and it was the Jackson County Lady Blue Devils that prevailed 10-3 behind some ...



Monterey Wildcats open playoff run Monday  Cookeville Herald Citizen

HERALD-CITIZEN Sports Staff. John Looper, the head baseball coach at Monterey High School, has been around the game for a long time so nothing really ...



Monterey golfers win Region 4 title  Cookeville Herald Citizen

It's been a long time for Pokey Looper, but he will be taking a team to the Tennessee State Golf Championship for the first time in 18 years. The Monterey High ...



Roundup: Monterey girls roll; CHS volleyball knocks off White County  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey High School Lady Wildcats remained undefeated on the season Thursday afternoon with a victory in a four-way golf match at Cumberland Cove ...



Monterey boys, girls splits twinbill at Gordonsville  Cookeville Herald Citizen

GORDONSVILLE — The Monterey High School Wildcats and Lady Wildcats traveled to Gordonsville to take on the Tigers on Tuesday night in a District 6-A ...



Monterey girls stun Jackson County  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey Lady Wildcats celebrate after beating Jackson County Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the District 7A Softball Tournament in Monterey. Scott Wilson ...



Monterey's Hess announces retirement from coaching  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Todd Hess has known the day was coming for quite some time. The veteran basketball coach expected the day he would walk away from the sidelines would be ...



Monterey falls just short of win over Midway  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey High School football team will not be going into its first region game of the season with a split record as the Wildcats just narrowly lost to Midway ...



28 TN High Schools to Participate in 2019 Spotlight Awards  rutherfordsource.com

28 Local High Schools in Will in the Spotlight Awards Hosted at TPAC with Special Guest American Idol Alum Piper Jones.



Christmas parades begin Friday night  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Putnam County has four upcoming Christmas parades to celebrate the holidays. Baxter's "Christmas on the Tracks" parade is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday, Nov.



MHS splits baseball, softball slate Thursday  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey High School baseball and softball teams split their non-district slate on Thursday night at MHS. The Wildcats earned a tough 4-2 decision over the ...



Michael Cody signs with Bryan College  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Monterey's Michael Cody, front center, signs his letter of intent to play basketball for Bryan College. The signing was witnessed by (front row, from left) Tim Cody, ...



Neal retires from THP  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Jimmy Neal announced his retirement this week from the Tennessee Highway Patrol after more than 25 years of *service*. "It's been a great career for me," Neal ...



Monterey girls end season in district opener  Cookeville Herald Citizen

BYRDSTOWN - Todd Hess, the girls' head basketball coach at Monterey High School, is very competitive. When he hits the basketball court he's ready for a ...



Principal for a Day event leaves temporary administrators impressed  Los Angeles Times

For a couple of hours Wednesday morning, chores and responsibilities were handed from administrators to members of the private and public sector during the ...



UIL requiring band members to get physicals for the first time  EastTexasMatters.com

LUBBOCK, Texas — The University Interscholastic League is requiring members of the marching band to get physicals, with the last day to submit a physical on ...



Robert “Bob” Hargis  Cookeville Herald Citizen

MONTEREY — Funeral services for Robert “Bob” Hargis, 77, of Cookeville, will be conducted on Wednesday, March 15, at 1 p.m. at Monterey High School, 710 ...



Monterey girls prepare for district tourney  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Ready for playoffs The Monterey High School Lady Wildcats will open their district tournament tonight at home when they host Van Buren County at 6 p.m. The ...



Jeff Mackie  Cookeville Herald Citizen

@:MONTEREY — Funeral services for Jeff Mackie, 35, of Cookeville, will be conducted on Friday, March 17, at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Goff Funeral Home.



BUSD to consider revising naming policy  Los Angeles Times

The Burbank Unified board is scheduled to vote at Thursday's meeting on whether to accept a change to the school's naming of facility policy (BP 7310) for ...



MHS basketball splits a twinbill at RBS  Cookeville Herald Citizen

RED BOILING SPRINGS — The Monterey High School Wildcat basketball teams resumed District 6-A basketball action on Friday night traveling to take on the ...



New fishing program a big catch for UHS  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Nelson LaFever and Kevin Walker decided to take matters into their own hands. They found out there was a small contingent of students at Upperman High ...



Warriorettes too much for Monterey, win 15-0  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Monterey High School catcher Kelsey Charlton reaches to tag a White County runner as the ball pops loose. The Wildcats couldn't handle the Warriorettes' ...



Monterey JV wins basketball tourney title  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Tourney champions.Monterey High School won the junior varsity title at the recent Twin Lakes Basketball Classic at Clinton County High School in Albany, Ky.



Tech signee Mills named Herald-Citizen Player of the Year  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Even though he comes from the small town of Spencer, Caden Mills is no surprise to the basketball world in Tennessee. The talented guard/forward from Van ...



MHS advances with win over MASE  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey High School boys' basketball team are one win away from playing for a state championship. The Wildcats defeated the Memphis Academy of ...



Monterey comes up short in loss to Clay County  Cookeville Herald Citizen

CELINA – In what represented more of a heavyweight boxing match with teams delivering big play after big play, the Monterey High School Wildcats came up, ...



Monterey softball District 7-A championship slideshow  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Here are some photos from the District 7-A tournament. The Monterey High School Lady Wildcats beat Clarkrange 10-6 to advance to the championship game, ...



Putnam County Schools demonstrate a new way of doing math  Chalkbeat Colorado

The switch to integrated math is now complete at Putnam County Schools, which is pioneering the approach in Tennessee as more districts consider a new way ...



Redskins set sights on state | Sports  news-herald.net

It has been 10 months since the Loudon High School Redskins baseball team's last game and now fans, players and coaches are ready for the start of a ...



Roundup: Cody hits last-second shot for MHS; Upperman wins  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Monterey High School's Cade Painter, center, drives to the basket Tuesday during the Wildcats' victory over visiting York. Painter scored 10 in the 67-66 victory.



MHS going to state  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Monterey High School basketball player Cade Painter celebrates with teammates after a previous win. The team's win last night has advanced them to the state ...



MS Tournament: Prescott girls top ATMS to reach finals  Cookeville Herald Citizen

HERALD-CITIZEN Sports Staff. MONTEREY The Prescott Lady Bulldogs outscored Avery Trace 18-11 in the second half Monday to earn a 31-22 upset victory in ...



Monterey boys win Smokies tourney  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey Wildcats averaged a 22 point victory over three days on their way to winning the King of the Smokies Christmas Tournament at Pigeon Forge.



Monterey splits two with Jackson County  Cookeville Herald Citizen

With the forecast of inclement weather pending, Monterey High School's basketball doubleheader with Jackson County originally scheduled for tonight was ...



Johnson to lead MCJH football program  Macon county times

Jake Johnson has been hired as the next head football coach at Macon County Junior High School. The 28-year-old succeeds Nathan Wilson, who resigned as ...



It's football time in Tennessee  Cookeville Herald Citizen

In preparation for the 2017 high school football season openers tomorrow, Cookeville High School head football coach Jimmy Maynord, left, Upperman High ...



Roundup: MHS just short of district title  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Monterey High School Lady Wildcats pose with their trophy after losing the District 7-A championship game to Clay County. Jacob Dodd | Special for the ...



Outgoing Monterey alderman offers final thoughts  Cookeville Herald Citizen

"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 Monterey Alderman ...



Ravenwood leads pack in awards for musical theater  Brentwood Home Page

TENNESSEE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER. Hatty King of Lipscomb Academy in Nashville and Nathan Keffer of Ravenwood High School in Brentwood took ...



Bulldogs outlast Raiders for crown  Cookeville Herald Citizen

HERALD-CITIZEN Sports Staff. The Prescott South Middle School boys basketball team found redemption on Thursday night as the Bulldogs defeated the Avery ...



Local golfers vying for bid in Junior PGA Championship  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Three local high school golfers will be making their final bids for a spot in the national Junior PGA Championship today when they compete in the second round ...



Local roundup: CHS track heading to Hardin Valley; MHS falls 12-2  Cookeville Herald Citizen

The Cookeville High School track team will prepare to hit the road on Saturday when the Cavaliers and Lady Cavaliers head to Knoxville to compete in the ...



Williamson County Students Will Take Part in Spotlight Awards  Williamson Source

Talented students from 26 Tennessee high schools are seizing an opportunity to improve their skills and be recognized for theatrical and musical talent as part of ...



Ronnie Dale Riddle  Cookeville Herald Citizen

MONTEREY — Funeral services for Ronnie Dale Riddle, 55, of Monterey, will be held Tuesday, Feb. 27, at 1 p.m. at Horner Funeral Home. Interment will follow ...



Monterey golfers sweep 4-team match; UHS gets 2nd  Cookeville Herald Citizen

After Monterey High School opened its golf season last week with a tie against powerhouse DeKalb County, Pokey Looper had a good feeling about what his ...



Wildcats visit Goodpasture in region semis  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Monterey High School Baseball Coach John Looper, center, and the Wildcats are excited as they prepare to open the regional baseball tournament Monday at ...



Wildcats Earn district sweep at Gordonsville  Cookeville Herald Citizen

GORDONSVILLE — The Monterey High School Wildcats traveled here Tuesday night in a matchup with the newly added Tigers of District 6-A. The Lady Cats ...



Cavaliers top Macon to win Watertown title  Cookeville Herald Citizen

WATERTOWN - The Cookeville High School Cavaliers wrapped up play Saturday at the Watertown Holiday Basketball Tournament by winning the boys' title ...



Cost of implementing new standards would be high, say experts and educators  Chalkbeat Colorado

Debate over changing the Common Core State Standards has shifted as lawmakers consider the cost of such a change. Experts say the price tag would be ...



Nashville area high school football 7-on-7 schedules  The Tennessean

With the TSSAA's mandatory two-week dead period coming to a close, the majority of Midstate high school football teams will spend a portion of the next two ...



Dobbs visits Cookeville with Steelers' training camp looming  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Former University of Tennessee quarterback Joshua Dobbs returned to the state where he rose to stardom and visited Cookeville on Thursday. Dobbs was not ...



Enrollment up, more growth to come  Cookeville Herald Citizen

Enrollment is rising — but just slightly. Since the new school year began July 25, Putnam County has 11,436 students in grades pre-kindergarten through 12.



JROTC Cavalier Battalion awards its best  Cookeville Herald Citizen

COOKEVILLE — Smiles and awards were aplenty during Cookeville High School's annual JROTC Cavalier Battalion award ceremony. Approximately 250 Army ...



White County basketball sweeps Cannon  Cookeville Herald Citizen

By SCOTT WILSON. scott.wilson@herald-citizen.com. SPARTA - The White County Warriors and Warriorettes picked up a big basketball sweep of visiting ...



2017 Spotlight Award Nominees Announced  Broadway World

As Tony Award nominations were being revealed on Tuesday to honor productions and performances during the 2016-17 season, organizers of The 2017 ...



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