The ground is collapsing at a cemetery at Loyall, in Harlan County, threatening the graves of Samuel Howard, a Revolutionary War solider who was one of the county's early settlers, and his wife Cloey. Their headstones are visible in this 2016 file photo near a spot that has settled several feet.
The ground is collapsing at a cemetery at Loyall, in Harlan County, threatening the graves of Samuel Howard, a Revolutionary War solider who was one of the county's early settlers, and his wife Cloey. Their headstones are visible in this 2016 file photo near a spot that has settled several feet. Bill Estep bestep@herald-leader.com
The ground is collapsing at a cemetery at Loyall, in Harlan County, threatening the graves of Samuel Howard, a Revolutionary War solider who was one of the county's early settlers, and his wife Cloey. Their headstones are visible in this 2016 file photo near a spot that has settled several feet. Bill Estep bestep@herald-leader.com

A landslide threatens this historic cemetery. Now dozens of graves must be moved.

October 04, 2017 02:20 PM