May 20, 2009 - 8:45am
by Lou
After the bright spotlight of an ABC News special - and the attention that followed - Eastern Kentucky is starting to tell its own story online thanks to the efforts of a Lexington attorney that came from the region.
Storytelling is central to Appalachian cultural – and now, with the advent of the internet, mountain tales that have been passed down by word of mouth through the generations can be preserved and shared on a much greater scale. The new website, AppalacianFolk.com, is an archive of true stories,...