A coal train moved through Typo, a former coal camp north of Hazard, in 2006. Mining jobs have been in decline in recent years.
A coal train moved through Typo, a former coal camp north of Hazard, in 2006. Mining jobs have been in decline in recent years. Charles Bertram Herald-Leader staff file
A coal train moved through Typo, a former coal camp north of Hazard, in 2006. Mining jobs have been in decline in recent years. Charles Bertram Herald-Leader staff file

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