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Were the first European Settlers in Appalachia Muslim?

Christianity has been the bedrock to the foundation of life in the Appalachian Mountains for centuries.  One needs only to visit the hollers and towns...

Why Stink Bugs Are Taking Over Virginia, W.Va., and Pennsylvania

If you live in Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania or any other Mid-Atlantic state, you've probably noticed an increased number of stink bugs over the...

Soldier Killed in Syria on Thanksgiving Day From Virginia

WASHINGTON, Nov. 26, 2016 — The Defense Department has identified the American service member who was killed in Syria on Thanksgiving Day. Operation Inherent Resolve...

Can We Stop Pretending the UVA – Va. Tech Game Is a Rivalry?

This afternoon, the Virginia Tech Hokies cruised to an easy 52-10 dominating victory against their instate rival, the University of Virginia. Today's game extended Virginia...

Burn Ban Issued for All of George Washington & Jefferson National Forests

This morning, Joby P. Timm, Forst Supervisor for the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests signed an emergency order banning all fires from being set in "all...

W.Va. State Police Requests Public’s Help in Solving Old Photo Mystery

The West Virginia State Police is requesting the public's assistance in solving the mystery presented by an old photo that has recently surfaced. The image...

Roanoke, Virginia: Appalachia’s Most Picturesque City

The Appalachian region of the United States is filled with a countless host of wondrous gems, both natural and manmade; however, few of these sights are...

Mountain Lion Reportedly Attacked a Hiker in Virginia

Never Miss Appalachian Updates, Like us on Facebook: Facebook.com/AppalachianMagazine UPDATE - RESPONSE FROM BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY: My name is Kurt Speers, I am the Ridge District Ranger for...

The Virginia Community That Lost 19 Soldiers on D-Day

Lying midway between the Virginia cities of Roanoke and Lynchburg, the community of Bedford is like countless other small towns scattered across the Commonwealth...

“The Republic of Franklin”, Appalachia’s Lost Country

  Follow Appalachian Magazine on Facebook: Facebook.com/AppalachianMagazine In the days following the American Revolution, the united States found themselves deeply in debt from the heavy price...
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