“Reelfoot Forward: A West Tennessee Podcast” is produced at Discovery Park of America in Union City, Tennessee and celebrates the culture, accomplishments and history of West Tennessee while inspiring listeners to see beyond. Hosted by Scott Williams, guests include West Tennessee influencers from the worlds of business, entertainment, sports, tourism and more. Like what you hear? Subscribe to “Reelfoot Forward: A West Tennessee Podcast” on iTunes and listen to a new episode each week.

Episode 38: Meet Our Neighbor, Zoe

If you haven’t crossed paths with Union City socialite, regional-theater performer and business woman, Zoe Ramage, then it’s about time we introduce you. Zoe loves small town life and the sense of community that comes with it. MORE>>

Episode 37: Jason Kelley-Making Your Childhood Dream a Reality

While attending space camp as a young boy, South Fulton, Tenn. native, Jason Kelley, became inspired to dream of a career in aeronautics. His dream became a reality, and today he is an operations support manager at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center. MORE>>

Episode 36: Astronaut Dr. Larry DeLucas: the Wrong Stuff?

It’s not every day you get to hear firsthand what it’s like to buckle up and blast into space. In this episode, Dr. Larry DeLucas, a biochemist, principal scientist at the Aerospace Corporation and former NASA astronaut shares how he earned the nickname “Which Way” and how a spirit of exploration helped him make it at NASA even though he says he was made of “the wrong stuff.” MORE>>

Episode 35: #LiveSlowly with Seth Dortch

Part Ansel Adams, part Ernest Hemmingway and part Davy Crockett, Seth Dortch is a photographer, videographer, copywriter, hunting guide, retailer and master of all social media. He provides some behind-the-scenes details about duck hunting that are interesting even if you’ve never spent a minute in a duck blind. MORE>>

Episode 34: Agriculture Today, Part 2

The continuation of this special, two-part live episode, from the Tennessee Farm Bureau annual meeting in Nashville, Tenn. features the Tennessee Department of Agriculture, the Tennessee Soybean Promotional Board, the Tennessee Pork Producers Association, Tennessee Sheep Producers Association, Case IH and others. MORE>>

Episode 33: Agriculture Today, Part 1

In the first part of this two-part, live episode, the Discovery Park team went to the Tennessee Farm Bureau annual meeting in Nashville, Tenn., to get to know some of the professionals working in agriculture today. Part one features the Tennessee Beef Industry Council, the Tennessee 4-H Foundation, the Tennessee Poultry Association and Farm Credit Mid-America. MORE>>

Episode 32: Lee Maddox and Tennessee Farm Bureau

Lee Maddox, director of communications for Tennessee Farm Bureau took a few moments out of his busy schedule at the organization’s annual meeting in Nashville to talk about this and other challenges facing those working in agriculture today. MORE>>

Ep. 31 March to the Beat of Your Own Drum

Here’s an episode that will inspire anyone who hopes to march to the beat of their own drum while living in a rural community. While his friends were out duck hunting and fishing on Reelfoot Lake, Micah Barnes was teaching himself to play a number of instruments and perfecting his musical talents. MORE>>