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Tom Eblen

Kentucky writers, artists are planting trees. This is why.

Old Appalachian strip mines are being turned back into native forests, thanks to research by University of Kentucky foresters and the non-profit Green Forests Work. Kentucky writers and artists have formed a group to help with those tree-planting efforts as a positive counter to the Trump administration’s anti-environment policies.

University of Kentucky throws surprise party for 100-year-old historian

The University of Kentucky had a surprise birthday party Sunday for Charles P. Roland, a noted historian of the Civil War and the American military.
Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com