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Greetings, all! 17 theHandpuppet Mar 2014 Nov 2014 9 4352
Appalachia's Hometown Heroes 7 theHandpuppet Oct 2014 Nov 2014 1 12696
Charities/Volunteer Organizations serving the Appalachians 10 theHandpuppet Oct 2014 Nov 2014 3 24847
Umbrella threads at Appalachia Group 1 theHandpuppet Oct 2014 Oct 2014 2 2520
This was my favorite cake growing up in Appalachia 5 William769 Nov 5 Nov 5 16 759
How Big Coal Companies Shed Responsibility for Cleaning Up Their Messes: NPR 3 appalachiablue Oct 30 Oct 31 7 602
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 appalachiablue Oct 30 Oct 30 3 178
Black Appalachian Activist, Writer & Dissenter of Coney Barrett Confirmation Tells Her Story 2 appalachiablue May 2022 May 2022 6 2139
The Appalachian Diaspora, How It Can Help Reinvigorate the Region: Expatalachians 5 appalachiablue Apr 2022 Apr 2022 3 693
*Expatalachians* Appalachian Journalism 2 appalachiablue Apr 2022 Apr 2022 8 679
ReImagine Appalachia: Coalition Plan To Build A Better Future For Appalachia, Economy & Environment 4 appalachiablue Feb 2022 Feb 2022 7 1692
Amid Coal's Decline, What Comes Next for Appalachia 2 TexasTowelie Jan 2022 Jan 2022 2 692
Trans people have a long history in Appalachia - but politicians prefer to ignore it 1 TexasTowelie Dec 2021 Dec 2021 7 1230
Meet The People Getting Paid $10,000 For Moving To West Virginia 0 appalachiablue Oct 2021 Oct 2021 2 966
Looking Back And Pointing Ahead At The Future of Coal Mining in Appalachia 0 TexasTowelie Oct 2021 Oct 2021 3 1164
Appalachian states face billions in mining cleanup 5 TexasTowelie Jul 2021 Jul 2021 3 1420
Matewan Massacre: Landmark Struggle For Miner & Worker Rights 101 Years Ago, May 19, 1920 5 appalachiablue May 2021 May 2021 2 2402
Report shows natural gas fracking didn't produce promised jobs to Pa. and Appalachia 2 TexasTowelie Feb 2021 Feb 2021 4 4055
Gov. Ralph Northam elected co-chair of Appalachian Regional Commission 1 TexasTowelie Feb 2021 Feb 2021 2 2207
Appalachian Hospital In Kentucky Vaccinates Workers 6 appalachiablue Dec 2020 Dec 2020 4 1317
COVID in Appalachia: Misinformation is killing people 4 TexasTowelie Nov 2020 Nov 2020 16 2770
Movie Trailer, 'Hillbilly Elegy' By Ron Howard, Based on J.D. Vance's Book; 'The New Deliverance' 1 appalachiablue Oct 2020 Oct 2020 3 3085
'In Appalachia, People Watch Covid-19, Race Issues From Afar' 2 appalachiablue Oct 2020 Oct 2020 3 1115
"How The Coronavirus Made Ending Homelessness Even More Critical"; WV, Appalachia 0 appalachiablue Jul 2020 Jul 2020 3 1682
High Court Green-Lights Pipeline Route Through Appalachian Trail 1 appalachiablue Jun 2020 Jun 2020 2 1053
"What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia," By Elizabeth Catte, Book Review 7 appalachiablue May 2020 Jun 2020 11 1986
The Liberal Redneck: Progress & How Democrats View Rural America 12 appalachiablue May 2020 May 2020 12 1363
Appalachia's Front Porch Network Is A Lifeline During The Pandemic 2 appalachiablue May 2020 May 2020 22 1276
'People Are Fleeing To Appalachia To Escape Covid-19; That Needs To Stop' 3 appalachiablue Apr 2020 Apr 2020 6 1916
"The Lies We're Told About Appalachia": Stereotypes, The Media, LBJ's War On Poverty 8 appalachiablue Dec 2019 Dec 2019 7 2804
Study Shows Surface Coal Miners Are Exposed To Toxic Dust That Causes Black Lung 1 TexasTowelie Dec 2019 Dec 2019 0 1446
Report: black lung funding cut will cost taxpayers billions 0 appalachiablue Dec 2019 Dec 2019 2 1005
New Film, DARK WATERS, Mark Ruffalo: Chemical Waste, Corporate Corruption 0 appalachiablue Nov 2019 Nov 2019 2 1159
What Happens When a School Closes Inside Appalachia 3 TexasTowelie Aug 2019 Aug 2019 6 1778
Paddleboats, Whitewater Rafting and Scuba Diving -- in the Mountains? Yep -- Inside Appalachia 2 TexasTowelie Jul 2019 Jul 2019 7 1502
Ex-Pharma Chief Charged with Flooding Appalachian Towns with Opioids 0 appalachiablue Jul 2019 Jul 2019 9 1356
Alzheimer's & Gingivitis: Brush Your Teeth, New Medicine Dvmt.,*Links to Diseases 2 appalachiablue Jun 2019 Jun 2019 3 1538
Now On TCM: 'Harlan County, USA' Movie (1976) 0 appalachiablue Jun 2019 Jun 2019 9 1595
Rise of HIV cases another effect of opioid epidemic in Appalachia 1 TexasTowelie May 2019 May 2019 2 1421
''It's Just Really Hard'- Families and Caregivers Struggle to Find Resources Inside Appalachia 0 TexasTowelie May 2019 May 2019 8 1485
Update: Medicaid Work Requirements Hit Roadblocks 0 appalachiablue May 2019 May 2019 0 1088
Beneath the Surface -- Drinking Water Inside Appalachia 0 TexasTowelie May 2019 May 2019 6 1374
Young KY Climate Change Activists Swarm Mitch McConnell's Office, ABC News 0 appalachiablue Feb 2019 Feb 2019 5 1570
WVU's Virginia Thrasher wins the first gold for the US 1 awoke_in_2003 Aug 2016 Feb 2019 0 1679
An Epidemic Is Killing Thousands Of Coal Miners. Regulators Could Have Stopped It 2 TexasTowelie Dec 2018 Dec 2018 4 1833
URGENT---Last Chance to Check Online & Make Sure Your Early Ballot Vote Has Been Counted! 0 PandoraAwakened Nov 2018 Nov 2018 0 1140
Activist Victories In Fight Against Appalachia Pipelines, Atlantic Coast, Mt. Valley Resistance 0 appalachiablue Aug 2018 Aug 2018 3 1349
Judge Sides with Anti-Pipeline Protesters in Appalachia, July 30, 2018 0 appalachiablue Jul 2018 Jul 2018 8 1479
Trump Wants To Weaken *Coal Miner Protections As Black Lung* Makes A Comeback 6 appalachiablue Jul 2018 Jul 2018 4 2265
The shocking danger of mountaintop removal --- and why is must be stopped. 0 Petrushka May 2018 May 2018 6 1495
Help MARIA GUNNOE, Awarded Appalachian Environmental Activist, MTR 0 appalachiablue Apr 2018 Apr 2018 2 1388
Deadly Black Lung Makes a Comeback Among Coal Miners 7 A Little Weird Nov 2014 Nov 2017 3 3385
New effort to help with poverty in Appalachia 0 TexasTowelie Sep 2017 Sep 2017 2 2411
Death comes sooner in Appalachia. It comes much sooner in Eastern Kentucky. 1 TexasTowelie Aug 2017 Aug 2017 16 3561
Appalshop seeks Communications Director 0 Tanuki May 2017 May 2017 0 6789
Government shutdown coming? If miners cant get enough help, maybe 0 TexasTowelie Apr 2017 Apr 2017 4 4217
Job-spurring grants in Appalachia are targeted in Trump's budget. Here's whats on the line 1 TexasTowelie Mar 2017 Mar 2017 2 2400
How much does SCROTUS Dumpf love coal miners? 0 Panich52 Mar 2017 Mar 2017 1 1980
Trump absolutely dominates Appalachia (xpost from GD_ 3 KamaAina May 2016 Feb 2017 0 1796
Appalachian coal towns get $39M federal boost aimed at revitalization 3 TexasTowelie Aug 2016 Nov 2016 4 1698
Dominion locks out nearly 1,000 transmission pipeline workers 2 TexasTowelie Sep 2016 Nov 2016 3 1793
Fears grow as heroin seeps into Appalachia 2 TexasTowelie Aug 2016 Aug 2016 4 1825
future of the Appalachia group 6 A Little Weird Jun 2016 Jul 2016 1 1987
Appalachia 4 KamaAina May 2016 Jul 2016 0 1730
I guess I better introduce myself 2 awoke_in_2003 Jun 2016 Jun 2016 5 1775
Saturday Special: Bernie Campaign Brochures (English), Message Ink Pens 0 appalachiablue May 2016 May 2016 2 1631
This message was self-deleted by its author 9 appalachiablue Feb 2015 Apr 2016 2 2967
Some memories of Appalachia... 1 A Little Weird Jan 2016 Feb 2016 5 2554
xp - Mining Flattened Parts of Appalachia by 40 Percent, increased water pollution risk 1 Panich52 Feb 2016 Feb 2016 4 2323
Bernie Endorsed By Vice Chair, West Virginia Democratic Party Christopher J. Regan 0 appalachiablue Jan 2016 Jan 2016 3 1633
Now, PBS 'The Mine Wars' American Experience, Mother Jones, Union Struggles New 2016 WETA 4 appalachiablue Jan 2016 Jan 2016 4 2402
Don Blankenship trial continues. Good coverage at the Coal Tattoo Blog. 1 greatlaurel Oct 2015 Oct 2015 5 1802
‘Rape Rooms’: How W.Va. Women Paid Off Coal Company Debts (xpost from Good Reads) 0 A Little Weird Oct 2015 Oct 2015 3 1913
Coal’s Decline Is Choking Appalachia Towns (xpost from GD) 10 KamaAina Sep 2015 Sep 2015 1 3929
Gazette editorial: W.Va.’s chance at the future (EPA) 1 Panich52 Aug 2015 Aug 2015 1 1664
Mini-Grant Funding Available to Support Environmental Education in Appalachian Ohio Now Available 1 theHandpuppet Sep 2014 Jul 2015 1 1801
Financing plan offers 1 percent loans in Appalachia (Kentucky) 0 A Little Weird Jun 2015 Jun 2015 0 1595
Tell Congress: Pass the ACHE Act and end mountaintop removal mining. | CREDO Action 1 Panich52 Jun 2015 Jun 2015 3 1537
WV Delegate Mike Caputo: Coal Jobs and Safety Act not really about jobs or safety 0 Panich52 May 2015 May 2015 2 1885
Mitch McConnell has recruited some new passengers to ride his Coal Train Express to kill Clean Power 0 Panich52 May 2015 May 2015 2 1672
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