With National Take a Hike Day just around the corner, whether you are planning a trip to Appalachia, or traveling through, be sure to make time for a hike. Learn the basics of preparing for a hike, read about Ken Burns’ film on the National Parks, and learn new tidbits about hiking.Read More
Author: Allison Williams
Butterfly Angels Foundation helps those who are grieving over lost children and will be hosting an annual event to raise money for the cause.
Butterfly Angels: The McKinley Anne Foundation is dedicated to helping others during the grieving period of losing a child. They will be hosting Christmas at the Barn this year in Appalachia to raise money for the foundation.
Today there is still controversy over how to properly pronounce Appalachia. Learn where the term originated and which is considered the correct pronunciation. Local Appalachia author Sharyn McCrumb shares her thoughts on how it should be pronounced.Read More