Shaping Our Appalachian Region

SOAR Initiative Backed By $1M Investment

Jul 7, 2014

A national community service organization is investing $1M in eastern Kentucky to help the region recover from the downturn in the coal industry.

A study comparing the highest and lowest performing public schools in Eastern Kentucky has yielded some surprising results.

Hoping to capitalize on the momentum of the recent SOAR summit, a committee of 15 area political and business leaders met in Hazard on Monday morning.