Pipeline Protestors in Monroe County, Looking Back at Teacher Strike & More

Mar 16, 2018

Credit West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Since late February tree sitters have been perched in two trees atop Peters Mountain in Monroe County. They are so remote, few have seen or heard directly from the protestors, but still there’s plenty of people noticing. Nancy Andrews reports. 

And we’ll hear a preview of this week’s episode of Inside Appalachia, which explores the lessons of the recent W.Va. Teacher Strike.

Our Mountain Stage "Song of the Week" is Dailey & Vincent's "More Than a Name On the Wall". Larry Groce calls it "one of the most patriotic songs ever performed on Mountain Stage."