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Sheila Scruggs

Sheila Scruggs

Keeping You In The Know On What’s Happening Around The World And In The Upper Cumberland, And Doing It All With A Smile! Sheila Scruggs Waking You Up Each Weekday With Fun, Upbeat Hits On Lite Rock 95.9

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American Idol Contestant From Jamestown, TN


Kory Wheeler, who grew up in Jamestown, worked in Cookeville and then moved to Nashville, was on this season’s American Idol auditions. He received the gold paper that takes him to Hollywood. Root for Kory as he goes to the next round on Feb. 4th. I’ll have him in for another interview on Wednesday, January 28th at 7:20 on Lite ... Read More »

Sheila’s Pet Of The Week: Hulk


This kitty was named Hulk, not because he’s angry, but because he is so big.  He’s personality is more like Hulk’s alter ego, Bruce Banner. He is about 2 years old with beautiful markings, a docile personality and sweet purr. Adopt this lap kitty at the new Cookeville/Putnam County Shelter off Gainesboro Grade in Cookeville anytime Monday-Saturday from Noon to ... Read More »

Singer Craig Morgan Slams Seth Rogen


Country singer Craig Morgan, who is from Kingston Springs, TN & a veteran of the United States army, had some strong words for Seth Rogen after he  compared the new movie “American Sniper” to a fake Nazi propaganda film. Morgan wrote on his facebook page, “sick and tired of people like you running your mouth when you have no idea ... Read More »

Oreo Has A New Cookie


After New Years many of us plan to lose weight and eat healthier. Now Oreo is trying to wreck those plans. Red Velvet Oreos with creme cheese filling will be available starting in February, but only for a limited time. Read More »

Hee Haw Star Dies


Don Harron best known for his radio character, Charlie Farquharson, on the TV show Hee Haw, has died.  Harron was on the show for 18 seasons. He was a veteran Broadway performer and even wrote lyrics for several musicals including the popular Anne Of Green Gables. Harron had been suffering from cancer. He died at his home in Toronto, Canada at ... Read More »

Sheila’s Pet Of The Week


Miss Piggy is a 4 year old Chihuahua. She has already been spayed.  Owner surrendered because her owner had heath problems. She has been in a very loving home and just needs someone to open their hearts to her.  Miss Piggy is sweet, loving and enjoys being in your lap!  Adopt her today at the new Putnam County Animal Shelter, ... Read More »

Happy Anniversary To One Of America’s Favorite Shows


Happy Days premiered on ABC on this day (January 15) in 1974. It remained on the air until 1984. During the first two seasons, the show’s opening theme song was a re-recorded version of “Rock Around the Clock” by Bill Haley and His Comets. Then beginning is season three, the show went to the “Happy Days” theme song, done by Pratt and McClain. Read More »

Whitney Houston’s Story Told


The directorial debut of Angela Bassett is this Saturday at 7pm  with the airing of her story about Whitney Houston on Lifetime.  It’s simply titled Whitney. The movie didn’t have the Houston family’s approval. They wanted to see something on the big screen, but Angela worked with Whitney on Waiting to Exhale. She said she talked to friends, co-workers and ... Read More »

Girl Scout Troop 600 Visit Lite Rock


It was great getting to talk to some of the girls from Troop 600 from the Cookeville Girl Scouts.  Emma Crannigan, Ella McGugin and Abigaile Miller did a great job answering questions with me while we were on LIVE radio. They need a great year for cookie sales, going on now, so they can see where the Girl Scouts got ... Read More »