Scenic Roots

A Girlfriend Chat On Writing That First Book

18 hours ago

Author Veatrice Conley is hosting a live conversation online tonight with fellow Black female authors in the Chattanooga area.

Mayor Berke On Chattanooga As A COVID-19 Hotspot

18 hours ago

On Thursday, Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke joined us live here on WUTC.

Chattanooga made national news this week due to the impact of COVID-19 on our city and our corner of the Southeast.

Scenic Roots - Weds 7/08/20

18 hours ago

  • Mayor Andy Berke on Chattanooga as a hotspot for COVID-19.
  • Veatrice Conley leads a girlfriends' chat on writing that first book.
  • These voices - and more - on this edition of "Scenic Roots."

David Jacobs-Strain
David Jacobs-Strain

Richard Winham presents another sampling of David Jacobs-Strain, a soulful singer and gifted slide player who performed online last month for Barking Legs Theater from his home studio in Eugene, Oregon.

Roundtop Trail, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Creative Commons

There is a book about food - and more than food - here in Appalachia.

Scenic Roots - Tues 7/07/20

Jul 7, 2020

  • "The Food We Eat, the Stories We Tell" in Appalachia.
  • This Week's Tennessee Valley StoryCorps:  The Britt Family.
  • From Barking Legs Theater:  More from David Jacobs-Strain.
  • These voices - and more - on this edition of "Scenic Roots."

Ruth Britt, John Britt IV, and John Britt III
StoryCorps / WUTC

Today on Tennessee Valley StoryCorps, John Britt III talks to his son John Britt IV and his mother Ruth Britt about education.

QuaranTunes at Noon: The Farmer & Adele

Jul 6, 2020
The Farmer & Adele

Richard Winham presents a sampling of Western swing from The Farmer & Adele on "QuaranTunes at Noon" by WoodSongs Dalton to benefit The DEO Clinic.

Staying Fit As The Pandemic Resets How To Do It

Jul 6, 2020
Onsight Fitness "Move" poster
Onsight Fitness

How we view fitness has changed due to COVID-19.

Gyms will have to look different because of social distancing.

People who have had to stay at home on lockdown have more time - or less - to work out, or they don’t know how, or they want to avoid a big gym.


A Centennial Idea To Honor Women's Suffrage

Jul 6, 2020
Tennessee Flag Logo with Yellow Rose
Tennessee Woman Suffrage Heritage Trail

The bust of Nathan Bedford Forrest sits inside the Tennessee state capitol in Nashville, roped off from the public.