Kentucky’s Coal-Colored Climate Change Denial
Although climate change will have a dramatic effect on the state, many Kentuckians still refute its existence.
The Dream & The War
Vito Tisdale, former member of multi-platinum hip-hop group Nappy Roots, has seen his life go from the projects to platinum to the projects again. By Kae Holloway.
Kentucky lacks college degrees, ranks low in adult education
Kentucky ranks 47th in the nation for educational attainment. Roughly 22 percent of adults age 25 and over in the state have a bachelor’s degree.
Kentucky leads nation in ADHD
Brenton Cox, a 9-year-old boy from Glasgow, Kentucky, was diagnosed with ADHD last year.
The Dream and the War Project
Vito Tisdale, formerly “Big V” of the two-time Grammy nominated hip-hop group Nappy Roots, navigates life after fame. Vito works to be a stable father figure to his daughter, Meadow, but often struggles to find a balance between family and music.
Community still recovering 15 years after environmental disaster
A story reflecting on the events of the Big Branch Slurry Impoundment spill, which was at one time the largest environmental disaster in the South