Back to Work and Catching Up

By Mike Templeton It is clear from some of the past several blog articles that Core Members and others associated with the Urban Appalachian Community Coalition have been extremely busy. New books, th...

The 53rd Annual Appalachian Festival

By Mike Templeton On Mother’s Day Weekend, May 11 and 12, the 53rd Annual Appalachian Festival will be held at Old Coney. The event runs from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm on Saturday, and 10:00 am to 6:00 pm...

The Lower Price Hill Appalachian Festival

By Mike Templeton On Saturday May 4, from 12:00 – 6:00 pm, the Urban Appalachian Community Coalition’s Lower Price Hill Appalachian Festival returns just as strong and exciting as ever. Formerly k...

Living Stream: A Creative Creekside Journey

By Mike Templeton On Friday May 3, from 6:30-8:30 pm, “Living Stream: A Creative Creekside Journey” will take place on the Mill Creek trail that runs through South Cumminsville and Camp Washington...

Phyllis S. Shelton Eulogy

By Mike Maloney and Maureen Sullivan Several events converged to create the world in which Phyllis grew up, grew strong, survived, got an education and became a leader and advocate for her people.&nbs...

From Women’s Work to Women’s Wealth

By Pauletta Hansel This blog post is very personal to me. It is a tribute to two of the most loving and industrious women I have ever known: my mother, Larnie Lewis Hansel, who died six years ago on J...

The Impact and Legacy of Loyal Jones

By Mike Templeton On October 7 of this year the great Loyal Jones passed away at the age of 95. Loyal Jones was certainly one of the most important figures in the study of Appalachian life and culture...