Lorenzo Washington is an East Nashville native, father, avid music lover, and the founder of the Jefferson Street Sound Museum. A unique cultural attraction preserving the back in the day sound of historic Jefferson Street.
The late Dr. Matthew Walker Sr., known as “The Ghost Surgeon,” created a legacy of service in Nashville, providing complicated surgical procedures in the face of racism to create one of the city’s indispensable health care institutions
We spoke with South Nashville residents who have roots in the community that go back for generations. Check out what they had to say about their fondest memories in their neighborhood and what it’s like to live there now.
Thaxton Waters is a Nashville native with a long history of family ownership and farming. Learn why Thaxton is encouraging us to grow and pass the peas as we used to and how to start a garden of your own.
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