The Cumberland Plateau is a very popular area for retirees, and the land is being gobbled up fast, but there is one man who wants to preserve his 700 acre farm for generations to come, and to provide a place for people to leave the city and experience rural life. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more about the Cumberland Mountain Lodge in Crossville, TN.
Joe Elmore travels to Cumberland Caverns to find out about the Bluegrass Under Ground Concert Hall, 300 feet below the ground.
Tressa Bush discovers why audiences in Crossville can't seem to get enough of one particular Cumberland County Playhouse actor.
Tennessee Crossroads revisits a husband and wife team who run an authentic general store and 1950's style diner in Clarkrange, TN. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more about the Cumberland Mountain General Store.
There are about 6 million miles of paved roads in the United States. This is an astounding number considering a little over 200 years ago there were none in this part of the country. Tennessee Crossroads caught up with some fellows who are making sure that our original Tennessee roads are mapped and their locations preserved forever. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more about Founding of the Cumberland Settlements.
Cumberland Gap, TN
During the late nineteenth century, there were about 3,000 working mills in Tennessee, including saw, textile, and grain mills. Today there are only a handful of these historic mills still in operation. It takes a lot of hard work and dedication to keep them running. Tennessee Crossroads takes us to Cumberland Gap to visit a family that not only keeps the town's old mill running, they've turned it into a Bed and Breakfast. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.
Beersheba Springs, TN
Tennessee Crossroads spends the day at the Cumberland mountain art studio of a famous Native Tennessean who has taken an interest in the Civil War. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more about Red Grooms.