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Erick Anderson

A chance meeting with an icon started Ricky Skaggs on the road to becoming the keeper of the bluegrass flame Read more


Pine Mountain Settlement School puts visitors in touch with nature, while boosting the local economy Text and Photos by Kim Kobersmith Read more



Joshua Lindau

The Estill County retreat reflects the dedication and inner peace of its innkeeper Read more


The Christian Appalachian Project celebrates 50 years of service Read more


Wilderness Road Guest Houses in Stanford preserve old memories, while their guests make new ones Read more


Part Pikeville museum, part post-modern, local-food destination, Matt Corbin’s pub reflects his love for his hometown Read more

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Experience a mountain’s majesty along the Pine Mountain Trail Read more



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When kids grow up with something to prove, they can become stubborn and a bit hardheaded. But when those kids grow up to be adults who want to make a living as musicians … well, they just might become superstars. So goes the story of Sundy Best. Read more

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EKU professor rises to the challenge of 21st century law enforcement. Read more



Dana McMahan

A book series a while back claimed all you need to know in life, you learn in kindergarten. Remember those? I have a new one: Anything I haven't learned yet in my life I can learn on a motorcycle trip with my dad. Read more

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Fess Halcomb knows he is a blessed man. He spent six decades with a love of a lifetime. Read more

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