Trail of Tears Walk


The Tennessee Trail of Tears Association and the Franklin County Historical Society are sponsoring the second annual Trail of Tears Commemorative Walk on Saturday, Oct. 26. The walk will begin by 11:45 a.m., starting at the Old Cowan Road City Park, 200 Wilson St., Winchester. The walk will follow 0.7 miles of the original Bell Route and end at the Franklin County Library. There will be an afternoon program from 1:00 until 4:00 of Native American crafts demonstrations, an exhibit from Russell Cave National Monument, a frybread and Indian taco booth, and a talk on the Trail of Tears by historian and author Vicki Rozema. For more information contact Floyd Ayers at <>.