Ray Sizemore operated a loader to load coal on a truck at a Pine Branch Coal Sales surface mine near Chavies, Ky., Friday, December 19, 2008.
Ray Sizemore operated a loader to load coal on a truck at a Pine Branch Coal Sales surface mine near Chavies, Ky., Friday, December 19, 2008. Charles Bertram Herald-Leader File Photo
Ray Sizemore operated a loader to load coal on a truck at a Pine Branch Coal Sales surface mine near Chavies, Ky., Friday, December 19, 2008. Charles Bertram Herald-Leader File Photo

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