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The Upper Cumberland is full of stories involving Civil War battles, presidents, & historical figures. Mountain True, with host Troy Smith, will share with you these stories that all took place right here in the area that we call home.

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The Upper Cumberland is full of stories involving Civil War battles, presidents, & historical figures. Mountain True, with host Troy Smith, will share with you these stories that all took place right here in the area that we call home.

    Pomp Kersey

    Pomp Kersey

    This week on Mountain True, host Troy Smith dives deep into the history of Pomp Kersey who hailed from Cannon County, and became the leader of a small band of Confederate guerrilla soldiers while active in DeKalb County during the Civil War.

    • 37 min
    The Moonshine Wars Pt 4

    The Moonshine Wars Pt 4

    This week on Mountain True, host Troy Smith continues his discussion detailing the very dangerous job carried out by US Federal Marshals in the post-Civil War period, and how moonshine and violence resulting from the production of moonshine tie the history of the state of Oklahoma and the Upper Cumberland together.

    • 13 min
    The Moonshine Wars Pt 3

    The Moonshine Wars Pt 3

    This week on Mountain True, host Troy Smith continues his discussion detailing the very dangerous job carried out by US Federal Marshals in the post-Civil War period, and how moonshine and violence resulting from the production of moonshine tie the history of the state of Oklahoma and the Upper Cumberland together.

    • 17 min
    The Moonshine Wars Pt 2

    The Moonshine Wars Pt 2

    This week on Mountain True, host Troy Smith continues his discussion detailing the very dangerous job carried out by US Federal Marshals in the post-Civil War period, and how moonshine and violence resulting from the production of moonshine tie the history of the state of Oklahoma and the Upper Cumberland together.

    • 16 min
    The Moonshine Wars Pt 1

    The Moonshine Wars Pt 1

    This week on Mountain True, host Troy Smith begins a discussion detailing the very dangerous job carried out by US Federal Marshals in the post-Civil War period, and how moonshine and violence resulting from the production of moonshine tie the history of the state of Oklahoma and the Upper Cumberland together.

    • 16 min
    Supreme Court Justice John Catron Pt 4

    Supreme Court Justice John Catron Pt 4

    This week on Mountain True, host Troy Smith continues his discussion on Supreme Court Justice John Catron - the 26th Supreme Court Justice who served from 1837 to 1865, and hailed from White County right here in the Upper Cumberland.

    • 13 min

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This podcast provides amazing stories. They are fairly brief but FULL of fascinating stories. I would highly recommend subscribing!

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