Remembering Mayor Nathan Walker

Remembering Mayor Nathan Walker

In today’s blog, I’ll celebrate the amazing man that was Nathan Walker, and do my best to convey what he meant to all of us. Obituaries are weird. A notorious criminal sounds like a saint when their eulogy is delivered. We fluff up, exaggerate, look over, and lie to...
The people of Monterey: Dale Welch

The people of Monterey: Dale Welch

Thinking of visiting Monterey, TN? While here, you’ll want to stop by theDepot Museum and visit Dale Welch. Read on to find out why! The son and grandson of miners, Dale Welch saw the toll the pursuit of coal could take and chose a different story. This passion for...