THE BREAKER BOYS, AND THE REST IS HISTORY

This is just a snippet of articles on Google News showcasing the amount of AP dispatches being picked up focusing on my little region in the woods lately.. The last remaining coal breaker in Pennsylvania is set to be demolished.. a little bit of a debate has surged within the coal region as to the … Read moreTHE BREAKER BOYS, AND THE REST IS HISTORY

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q_J6r-Tqk-s?feature=oembed&enablejsapi=1&origin=http://safe.txmblr.com&wmode=opaque&w=250&h=141] There are some people in the coal region who have come to despise the sight of coal mines, coal hills, and coal breakers. For them, they are a sign of what the barons did to the area: Create a scorched earth while they got rich quick, leaving behind ‘company store’ towns to fend for … Read more

More death of the coal region news

I feature some telling headlines from my hometown now and then, today’s offers more compelling information that the dream of the coal region, once filled with hope and coal in veins, is slowly becoming a relic of a past generation.. Catholic parishes in Ashland, Gordon and Girardville to merge This is a double whammy, of … Read moreMore death of the coal region news

New Map indicates the ‘Most Distinctive’ Causes of Death in Your State

New Map indicates the ‘Most Distinctive’ Causes of Death in Your State It sure is a deadly nation.. Showcased by this link which will take you to the most common causes of death, in a state by state in  a factual way.. Here in my state of Pennsylvania, where coal still maintains at least a … Read moreNew Map indicates the ‘Most Distinctive’ Causes of Death in Your State