Appalachian mountains

Documentary: 'Oxyana'

Tucked in the Appalachian mountains of Southern West Virginia, Oceana, is a small, once thriving coal-mining town that has fallen victim to the fast spreading scourge of prescription painkiller Oxycontin.

Keeper Of The Mountains, Larry Gibson Has Died

His message was simple and to the point: Love them or leave them, just don't destroy them. On Sunday, working on his beloved Kayford Mountain homeplace, surrounded by nearly 8,000 acres of mountaintop removal devastation that has