Journalist, Author Reflects On Time Covering Eastern Kentucky This West Virginia Morning


On this West Virginia Morning, Alan Maimon is an award-winning journalist who lived and reported on Eastern Kentucky in the early 2000s. Inside Appalachia co-host Caitlin Tan spoke with Maimon about his new book “Twilight in Hazard: An Appalachian Reckoning.”

Also, in this show, singer-songwriter Keb’ Mo’ has our Mountain Stage Song of the Week with his performance of “The Worst is Yet to Come,” recorded live in 2014 on the campus of West Virginia University in Morgantown.

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