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Stories-A History of Appalachia

Jul 28, 2018

Patton Flannery was a wanted man.  Wanted, but not caught, for 36 years.  Then his luck ran out.  Today we tell Patton Flannery's story, part of the history of Appalachia.

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Jul 21, 2018

In the winter of 2002 tragedy struck the coal town of Grundy, Virginia, when a Nigerian student at the Appalachian School of Law there opened fire on faculty and students after being expelled due to his grades.  Today we tell that story.

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Jul 14, 2018

Today we tell the story of the results of extreme patriotism during World War I in western Pennsylvania.

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Jul 7, 2018

At the beginning of World War II, diplomats from the Axis countries were stranded in the United States.  These enemy diplomats couldn't just be allowed to roam freely across the country, nor could they simply be locked up in jail, for fear that our stranded diplomats would be treated the same or worse.  The solution...