The following is one of several Collegeside member profiles written by Donna Smith over a period of several years. They tell the personal stories of some of our long-time members, some of whom are living and some of whom have gone on to be with their Lord. Their personal stories are an important part of the historical fabric of Collegeside.
John Stites claimed he wore out a good bicycle riding to Cookeville to court Evelyn Flatt. Sometimes he made it home to Algood by catching the midnight train as it traveled from Nashville, and sometimes he biked, skated or just walked. The train ride, after all, cost 15 cents! [Read more…]