Civil War Stories: Female Sidesaddle Soldiers of Rhea County, TN

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January 21, 2021
During the Civil War, a group of young women in their teens and early twenties in Rhea County, Tenn., formed a cavalry company to deliver food, clothing and sup..

August 5, 2020
The “Scopes Monkey Trial” took place in July 1925, featuring the prosecution of John Scopes, a 24-year-old science teacher, for teaching evolution in a Tenn..

July 29, 2020
Dayton was settled in 1820 as Smith's Crossroads; in 1877, the town was renamed after Dayton, Ohio. This historic town is famous for hosting the Scopes Trial - ..

October 7, 2019
    Avoid crowds, swim in beautiful creeks, climb sloping boulders and routes, and camp in scenic areas - this is Dayton, Tenn., roc..

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