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"Scenic Roots" offers conversations that matter in the heart of Chattanooga and the Tennessee Valley.From the mountains to the river, our conversations are rooted deep within every corner of our community - reflecting who we are, who we were and who we can become.We engage with the news that affects our community, behind and beyond the headlines. We build bridges that span from creators and innovators to storytellers and the outdoors. We focus on our challenges as many communities in one - as we celebrate what inspires us. We resonate with countless voices - in words and spaces, sounds and songs.We are "Scenic Roots."Ray Bassett hosts and produces "Scenic Roots" at WUTC.

Scenic Roots - Tues 3/22/22

Scenic Roots - Tues 3/22/22
  • Author Michel Stone & Lynda Levan of Southern Lit Alliance.
  • Steven Thomas of the NMOHHC on the Medal of Honor.
  • From The Woodshop: A jazz session by The Kash Wright Trio.
  • These voices - and more - on this edition of “Scenic Roots.”
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  • Michel Stone is an author in Spartanburg, South Carolina whose debut novels - “The Iguana Tree” and “Border Child” - tell the story of a couple from Mexico who make their way into this country separately through the perils of illegal border crossings.
  • Friday is National Medal of Honor Day - devoted to the U.S. Military’s highest and most prestigious award for valor. Here in Chattanooga, the Charles H. Coolidge National Medal of Honor Heritage Center will commemorate the day.
  • Richard Winham shares a performance by The Kash Wright Trio - known for playing “classic jazz for a contemporary audience” - recorded live in The Woodshop on St. Elmo Avenue in Chattanooga.