The former head of a Cookeville-based agency has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison.
She was once living the dream, but now Wendy Askins is a convicted felon.
Wendy Askins has lost her effort to get a Putnam County judge to dismiss criminal charges against her.
The woman at the center of the "Living the Dream" scandal took the stand in a Putnam County courtroom.
A judge says that Wendy Askins' notoriety isn't enough to move her upcoming state trial out of Cookeville.
Wendy Askins -- the woman at the center of the scandal involving the Upper Cumberland Development District…
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. - A former deputy director at the Upper Cumberland Development District in Cookeville pleaded guilty Monday afternoon to…
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The federal trial for Wendy Askins has been postponed yet again. Askins was the subject of a NewsChannel 5…
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The federal trial for Wendy Askins -- which was set to begin next month -- has been delayed again.
Wendy Askins, the former director of the Upper Cumberland Development District in Cookeville, is scheduled to go on trial in federal court in…
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