Residents of Lynch are concerned that proposed state mine permitting rules would allow strip mining that would hurt the town's water supply. This June 19 view of Main Street looks toward Black Mountain, Kentucky's highest peak.
Residents of Lynch are concerned that proposed state mine permitting rules would allow strip mining that would hurt the town's water supply. This June 19 view of Main Street looks toward Black Mountain, Kentucky's highest peak. Herald-Leader
Residents of Lynch are concerned that proposed state mine permitting rules would allow strip mining that would hurt the town's water supply. This June 19 view of Main Street looks toward Black Mountain, Kentucky's highest peak. Herald-Leader

Help mountain towns fight against mine, for clean water

June 30, 2014 12:00 AM