While a historic old Military Academy in Lebanon is no longer around, the spirit of its founders lives on thanks to a very active alumni association and a quaint local restaurant. Ken Wilshire paid a visit there to explore the old Castle Heights Military Academy and the Chop House Restaurant.
Ken Wilshire joined the Tennessee Crossroads in 2008 with a desire to tell stories about people who have found their passions in life and who would otherwise go unrecognized for their contributions to their community. Ken began his career at WREG-TV in Memphis, writing, producing and editing news stories, features and documentaries. After leaving Channel 3 he joined Fed Ex in their communications department as a writer/producer and was promoted to the department manager. Ken spent almost 25 years in operations management at FedEx and other Fortune 500 companies.