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Updates from Appalachia


Wendell Berry Objects to His Alma Mater’s “Wildcat Coal Lodge”

Internationally renowned author and farmer, Kentuckian Wendell Berry,…

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Crawdads: A Southern Staple

The Watauga Riverkeeper Festival is THIS SATURDAY! Come…

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Ken Hechler Also Running For Byrd’s Senate Seat

News broke today that former Congressman and West…

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WV Gov Joe Manchin Running for Byrd’s Senate Seat

West Virginia Governor Joe Manchin announced this morning…

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Asphalt Sealant Ends Life in Hodge’s Creek

Over the weekend, polluted runoff from the BB&T…

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