Frank Kilgore’s book is a passionate defense of Appalachia, making the case that the region is more open-minded than stereotypes often suggest.
Third of a three-part series.
What Appalachia really needs is more private investment. So why aren’t all those companies who profess a commitment to social values making Appalachia one of those?
The Appalachian Regional Commission has awarded more than $2.5 million in grants to communities in Southwest Virginia to help fund broadband infrastructure expansion, and incentivize workforce development and job growth.