Stratton's Diner is permanently closed, but you can watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.
Few things have the power to affect us the way art and literature can. Images and words can inspire greatness, cause despair or bring us joy. Recently, Tennessee Crossroads' Ed Jones met a Leiper's Fork, TN artist who combines images and the written word to bring about a sense of peace in the viewer. Join Nashville Public Television to learn more about the story of David Arms.
You know our 3-star Tennessee state flag represents Eastern, Middle and Western regions of the state while each is proud of its own heritage, but Middle and West Tennessee are joined by what's now called what other than Music Highway. It's actually Interstate 40 between Nashville, TN and Memphis, TN, and when we stopped at exit 56 near Brownsville, TN we discovered an amazing place that honors Tina Turner and musical roots with 5-star flair. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more.
Tennessee Crossroads visited Montgomery Bell State Park in Burns, TN. A place full of things to do, whether you explore its natural beauty or its intriguing history. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more about Montgomery Bell State Park.
Joe Elmore visits with Tennessee's "First Lady of Southern Cooking," Miss Daisy King, and her retail kitchen.
Tennessee Crossroads goes for a ride on the Ocoee River in East Tennessee, then we find out why a "yurt" is helpful at the end of the day. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more about Ocoee Adventures.
Join Rob Wilds, if you dare, as he creeps through The Octagon Hall Museum in Franklin, KY with the Clarksville Ghost Hunters.
Nancy Hoddinott drops in at the Bluebird Cafe in Nashville to discover the story behind the famous name.
Tennessee Crossroads visits an old time cookout in Leiper's Fork, TN where anyone can be a star. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more about Puckett's Grocery.
Cedar Hill, TN
When The Civil War is mentioned, we usually think of famous battles or Generals, but everyone in Tennessee was affected by the struggle - some for the worse. As this next story explains some for the better. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more about The Washingtons of Wessyngton Plantation.
Silver Point, TN
The Appalachian Center for the Arts in Silver Point, TN is a magnet for aspiring artist from all across the country.That's what drew Damon MacNaught to the Volunteer State from New York. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more about Damon MacNaught - Bare Glass.