Episode 3427

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Tennessee Crossroads

February 18, 2021

Season 34 | Episode 27

This time on Tennessee Crossroads, Miranda Cohen takes a spooky stroll in Nashville. Linn Sitler visits the Central Station Hotel in Memphis. Locally grown ingredients and unique twists on old favorites make the Plaid Apron Cafe in Knoxville a special find. Ken Wilshire heads to the Shelby Forest General Store, a North Memphis staple since the 1930s. Presented by Nashville Public Television.

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Nashville Haunted Ghost Tour on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Nashville Haunted Ghost Tour

Nashville, TN

They say Nashville is growing in population everyday. Whether it’s for the natural beauty, the great food or the great people, once folks get here some never really want to leave. Rich in history and plenty of urban legends, some say even the dearly departed are still hanging around. Tennessee Crossroads takes us on “Nashville Haunted Ghost Tour" where we stop at all the local haunts. Join us on Tennessee Crossroads and Nashville Public Television to find out more.

Central Station Hotel on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Central Station Hotel

Memphis, TN

All too often, historic buildings fall victim to the constant push for new construction. Everyone benefits when beloved old structures can be restored and re-suited for use in the present day. Such is the case with Central Station Hotel in Memphis, TN. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more.

Plaid Apron on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Plaid Apron

Knoxville, TN

If a restaurant is off the beaten path and the owner sometimes refuses to make dishes his customers want, you might think that owner was asking for empty seats and angry guests, but what Tennessee Crossroads recently found out is that if the food is fresh and flavorful enough diners will seek out that restaurant, which is the case with the Plaid Apron in Knoxville, TN.

Shelby Forest General Store on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Shelby Forest General Store

Millington, TN

Shelby Forest General Store has been around since the 30's. Tennessee Crossroads heads North of Memphis, TN to catch up with the current family that keeps the Shelby Forest General Store's slogan alive. "The Past is our Present to you." Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.