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Ace Diner on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Ace Diner

Dickson, TN

There used to be one spot in every town where people would go for coffee, food as well as news, sort of like a social networking site only with real people and real networking. The idea is making a big comeback, and in the city of Dickson a new meeting place is in the same spot as the old-time meeting place. Tennessee Crossroads went to take a look at, and get a taste of the Ace Diner in downtown Dickson, TN.

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Grand Old Hatchery Flashback on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Grand Old Hatchery Flashback

Dickson, TN

Al Voecks relives a musical memory from 1990 in Dickson, TN.

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The Jerky Man on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

The Jerky Man

Dickson, TN

If you live any where around Dickson, TN you might go in search of the Jerky Man. Tennessee Crossroads found him selling his homemade Jerky on the side of the road. Kenny Benttley makes life enjoyable for people he not only provides Jerky for, but also entertains them with a few good stories along the way. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.

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Michael Sloan - Artist on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Michael Sloan – Artist

Dickson, TN

When you were in school, you probably learn about Tennessee's official state symbols, like the state tree, the state flower, or the state bird. These days, kids in school are learning about those things from a painting created by an artist from Dickson, TN who also happens to be our state's first Artist in Residence. Join Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads to find out more about Michael Sloan - Artist.

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Lugo's Restaurant on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Lugo’s Restaurant

Dickson, TN

When we’re travelling around the state for Tennessee Crossroads, we usually have a destination in mind for another new story to tell. Tennessee Crossroads met a Texas couple who took a trip in Dickson County, TN a few years back just to enjoy the countryside, but what a destination they discovered! Not only did they find a place to start a new family and open a popular eatery but also to give us this story to tell. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.

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Hotel Halbrook on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Hotel Halbrook

Dickson, TN

The railroad has played a major role in the development of the state, beginning in the Civil War days. Towns like Kingston Springs, White Bluff, and Tennessee City were products of the railroad. Tennessee Crossroads found a place just down the road in Dickson, TN where not only did the railroad help build a town, it was the town that gave birth to one of the state's most popular political figures. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.

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Episode 3035 of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads

3035

8th Ave Reservoir, Jackson Lifelike Art, Bald Headed Bistro, Grand Old Hatchery Flashback

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David Rivers Neon Art on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

David Rivers Neon Art

Bon Aqua, TN

The neon sign was one of the best visual objects in our country’s history for giving us a sense of finding that special place on the road. Today, High Def TV and huge electronic billboards have pulled the plug on neon signs but as Tennessee Crossroads discovered, there’s a family in Dickson, TN who’s not going to let anyone turn off the switch to this nostalgic art form.

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Sweet Charlotte on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Sweet Charlotte

Charlotte, TN

Tammi Arender takes us to 'Sweet Charlotte', a popcorn/candy/soda shop in Charlotte Tennessee.

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