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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

History

“Goin’ to Cripple Creek, Goin’ in a Run”: Appalachia’s Mystery Song

Goin' to Cripple Creek, goin' ter Roam, Goin' ter Cripple Creek, goin' back home. See them women layin' in the shade, Waitin' fer the...

Appalachian Food

The History of School Lunches: The Most Glorious Hour of My...

Very early on in my schooling, I learned to appreciate 11:30 a.m.  This time signified freedom, a reprieve from classroom instruction, an opportunity to...