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KFTC offers principles and policies for shaping eastern Kentucky’s future

Hopeful about the future, some eastern Kentucky residents have offered suggestions for principles, process and policies to guide future development in the region.

Offered in an open letter to Gov. Steve Beshear and U.S. Rep Hal Rogers, the KFTC members acknowledged, “It won’t be easy, but we believe we can build a bright future here in the mountains.

ABF 2.0 brings together diverse group to sample, dream for the region

Folks gathered to inspire, learn, celebrate and connect at Appalachia’s Bright Future 2.0 …

Poet Bianca Spriggs opens KFTC annual meeting

Affrilachian poet Bianca Spriggs opened KFTC’s annual meeting by sharing her work and...

Massey, Sturgill honored as Appalachian Heroes

Bennie Massey and Stanley Sturgill are honored as Eastern Kentucky Appalachian Heroes …

Kentuckians to EPA: Act on climate, protect health, support a Just Transition

Kentucky residents urge EPA to protect health …

Jefferson County members talk tax reform with mayor

Members meet and look for common ground on the need for revenue with Louisville mayor …

Wilderness Trace hosts a great Barn Bash, gears up for fall

With another summer comes another Wilderness Trace Barn Bash, and this year's was a hoot!