Episode 3119

Tennessee Crossroads

November 09, 2017

Season 31 | Episode 19

Tennessee Crossroads travels to the town of Linden, where every fall they host an incredible World War II remembrance event. Joe Elmore profiles Nashville photographer Jerry Park, author of "Slow Ride Tennessee." Ken Wilshire pays a visit to a restaurant in Tiptonville that serves Southern food since 1921. Rob Wilds visited the revitalized Old City of Knoxville in this Flashback to 1994.

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Jerry Park Photographer on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Jerry Park Photographer

Nashville, TN

We've racked up a lot of miles creating shows for you. But, just imagine traveling to all 95 Tennessee counties to take a single photo in each one. That was just one creative project of Nashville, TN photographer Jerry Park. Jerry retired from corporate America years ago to pursue a life behind the lens and he's lovin' it. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.


Remembering World War II on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Remembering World War II

Linden, TN

We owe a great debt to the men and women of America's greatest generation. Growing up during the Great Depression, they were thrust into the worst conflict in history, as young adults. Each year the town of Linden, TN puts together an event remembering WWII that has to be seen to be believed. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.


Boyette's Dining Room on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Boyette’s Dining Room

Tiptonville, TN

Ken Wilshire pays a visit to a restaurant in Tiptonville that has been serving up tasty Southern food since 1921.