Appalachia

Local/Regional News
9:03 am
Fri November 22, 2013

More Than 1,000 Sign Up For Appalachian Conference

More than 1,000 people have signed up for an initiative intended to find ways to bolster the economy in Appalachia.

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Local/Regional News
5:27 pm
Fri November 8, 2013

Renowned Appalachian History Professor Donates Papers To UK Special Collections

Ron Eller, distinguished history professor is retiring from UK at the end of the academic year. His personal papers will reside in the school's Special Collections Library
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The University of Kentucky’s Special Collections Library has about 40 square feet of new research materials as of Friday. 

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WUKY In Depth
1:03 pm
Wed May 15, 2013

Appalachian Colleges Struggling to Keep Students

PIKEVILLE, Ky. - For a lot of college students, summer is a chance to kick back and relax-- maybe do an internship -- before resuming classes in the fall. But some students in Appalachia won’t be returning to campus next August, at least not at the school where they originally enrolled.

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Local/Regional News
7:27 am
Wed October 24, 2012

Election Officials Warn Of Trading Votes For Pills

FRANKFORT, Ky.  --  The chief elections officials from Kentucky and West Virginia warned their states' politicians Tuesday that they'll be closely watched in the upcoming election to make sure they're not trading money, favors or drugs for votes.

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