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Posted on: January 8, 2021

'Two-Wheeled Wonders' exhibit opens Jan. 16 at Cookeville History Museum

motorcycle exhibit

COOKEVILLE – Back in 2019, they brought microcars for what turned out to be the Cookeville History Museum’s best-attended exhibit to date.

Now, Nashville’s Lane Motor Museum is returning to share more of its collection – this time, motorcycles and scooters...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: January 6, 2021

WestSide scavenging fun returns Jan. 9, Feb. 13, March 13

WestSide Scavenger Hunt

COOKEVILLE – “Scavengers” will be exploring Cookeville’s historic WestSide district this Saturday.

With a cell phone in one hand and a paper with tiny images and clues in the other, they’ll be easy to spot ...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: January 5, 2021

Father-Daughter Date Night cancelled for 2021, virtual activities planned

Father Daughter Date Night

COOKEVILLE – Cookeville Leisure Services’ annual Father-Daughter Date Night has been restructured for 2021.

“Father-Daughter Date Night has been a beloved community tradition for over 30 years,” Cara Sheets, Leisure ...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Cane Creek Park’s trout offer cold-water fishing opportunities

rainbow trout at Cane Creek Park

COOKEVILLE – Winter brings more than frigid temperatures to Cane Creek Park.

It also brings trout.

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency released 1,500 rainbow trout into the park’s 56-acre lake Dec. 9 and will return Jan. 20 to release approximately 1,500 mo...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: November 10, 2020

Cane Creek Park acquiring 31 acres

A picnic table at Cane Creek Park.

COOKEVILLE – Soon there will be more of Cookeville’s largest and most-visited park to love.

Cane Creek Park on CC Camp Road is gaining 31.39 acres, bringing the total size of the park complex – which includes a recreation cent...

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