Deedie, the Daughter of a Coal Miner

            August 1, 1930 was a hot afternoon in a mining camp in Garmeda, Kentucky when Deedie (pronounced â??Dee Deeâ??),

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Wilson "Rome" Meade, 58,Dies In Mining Accident

Its a sad day in Harlan County, Kentucky.  Mr Wilson “Rome” Meade, a veteran underground coal miner, died last night

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Mission Of Hope: Sharing Hope in Rural Appalachia

http://www.missionofhope.org/index.htm Mission of Hope is a charity/volunteer organization who’s goal is to help impoverished children and their families in rural Appalachia. Currently, the

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Home.

I remember those clear summer nights. Never too hot never too cold. I could see clearly, Climbing to the top

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Memory of Martin County

I know I shall never forget Martin County, Kentucky, where I grew up.  I recall memories of our family, friends,

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