Rhea County: Mountains and Monkeytown
Rhea County, Tennessee is perhaps most notably home to the historic Scopes monkey trial.
In this week's edition of 3 In Your Town, we head north on Highway 27 to Rhea County.
Rhea County, Tennessee is perhaps most notably home to the historic Scopes monkey trial. It is also filled with miles of rolling hills and rushing rivers.
After a day exploring nature, you can come down to a little place called Monkeytown Brewing Company.
Owner Kirby Garrison explained the connection between naming the company Monkeytown and the Scopes trial. The idea came from his father.
As a craft beer business, Garrison brews about 25 gallons per batch.
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