Harlan County “Bloody Harlan” Revisited: Blackjewel Miners Draw On Labor History While Facing Uncertain Future By Sydney Boles • Aug 12, 2019 Curren Sheldon Curtis Cress sat in the gravel beside a railroad track in Harlan County, Kentucky. Tall and thin with a long, black beard, Cress is every bit a coal miner, or, he was until a month ago. Harlan County Miner Dies in Conveyor Belt Accident By Stu Johnson (KPR) • Mar 29, 2018 David Benbennick, Wikimedia Commons, Public Domain A 29-year-old eastern Kentucky man was killed Wednesday in a coal mining accident in Harlan County. Hubert Grubbs suffered fatal injuries in a conveyer belt accident at a Panther Mine in Cumberland. Southeast Kentucky Hit Hard By Weekend Flooding By Stu Johnson (KPR) • Feb 13, 2018 DAVID BENBENNICK, WIKIMEDIA COMMONS, PUBLIC DOMAIN Citizens in nine southeast Kentucky counties are beginning to assess the impact of widespread weekend flooding. Kentucky Poet Laureate Collecting Poems From Each County By The Associated Press • Oct 24, 2016 WFPL/Ann Olson Kentucky's poet laureate, George Ella Lyon, is collecting poems from each of the state's counties for her "'Where I'm From': A Poetry of Place" project.