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Images contributed by Nancy Wright Bays.

Driving through the backwoods of eastern Kentucky ...

Hazard, Kentucky.

Vanishing Eastern Kentucky Old Farm House, Middle Fork, Johnson County, KY

High water by the Upper Tainter Gates, Falls of the Ohio, July 2015

Distribution of historical niter mines and gunpowder mills in eastern Kentucky. Road network shown is

Cumberland Falls is also known as the “Niagara of the South.”

High Ohio River with jumping Asian carp, Falls of the Ohio, July 18,

Shippingport Island (Source: WAVE 3 News)

Gallery: 1937 Flood historical photos | Photo Galleries | herald-dispatch.com

white dorsal fin in the Ohio River, Falls of the Ohio, Dec. 2014

Vanishing Eastern Kentucky: RC Plant, Paintsville, Johnson County

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Red River Map

storm sewer overflow peninsula, Falls of the Ohio, Dec. 2014

The Shark Shepherd surveys the Falls of the Ohio State Park, Dec. 2014

Cincinnati

Pine Mountian in eastern Kentucky. I miss riding so much. Harlan Kentucky, My

Drone captures dramatic Ohio River flooding

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Rockcastle River Map

10 Kentucky Lizard Man

USS Sachem Ruins. Boone County, Kentucky

Vanishing Eastern Kentucky: * Lawrence County

... Kentucky on the Ohio River, has been converted to a procter-2

Louisville during the Ohio River flood of 1936; the following year's flood was even worse.

river frosted bottle glass, Falls of the Ohio, Dec. 2014

Vanishing Eastern Kentucky: Farm House, Red Bush, KY Rt. 172, Johnson County

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The Shark Shepherd at the Falls of the Ohio State Park, Dec. 2014

Sacred Heart Church, built in 1892, has long been one of Bellevue's tallest structures. The church is pictured in the city's official logo.

... dead steer in the Ohio River, Jan. 2014

New River Gorge Bridge

Jumping Asian carp, Falls of the Ohio, July 18, 2015

The Shark Shepherd, Falls of the Ohio, Dec. 2014

sections in eastern Kentucky

Kentucky Elk University

1950s Supper Clubs | Vanished luxury: Richly decorated walls, brocade chairs and crystal .

Distant view of Louisville skyline as seen from Falls of the Ohio, Sept. 2014

The Shark Shepard emerges from the river, Falls of the Ohio, Dec. 2014

Jumping Asian carp, Falls of the Ohio, July 18, 2015

Vanishing Eastern Kentucky: Brick House, Main Cross Street, Louisa, Lawrence C.

Explore a Kentucky natural wonder! Tourcaveboat

Map showing general location of the Bedford Shale in Ohio, northeastern Kentucky, and western Pennsylvania.

The ...

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These earthen fort mounds at Devil's Backbone along the Ohio River were also believed to be the work of Welsh colonists. Those desiring an authoritative ...

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Map of Red River Gorge

How Big Is the Mississippi River Flood?

Kentucky Hall of Fame · Robert Penn Warren, known for his poetry, novels and literary criticism, won the

May of the Tennessee River

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Crawfish Bottom: Recovering a Lost Kentucky Community (Kentucky Remembered): Douglas A. Boyd, W. Fitzhugh Brundage: 9780813144337: Amazon.com: Books

Red-tailed hawks are common throughout Kentucky. Immature red-tailed hawks are sometimes confused with young bald eagles because their tail is brown.

Rosemary Beach is located just east of Alys Beach, closer to Panama City Beach, so it's easier to access if you're closer to that part of the map.

Mark Twain, Mississippi River

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Return of the Kentucky Goblins: New Leads in a Case of Strange Creatures, Crashed UFOs, and the Men in Black

Lawrence County leads Ky. in oil, gas mining

Jimmy D. by the river, Falls of the Ohio, Sept. 2014

Credit: Illustration: Molly Brooks ...

I spent 4 days gawking at the familiar sights and some new additions to London's skyline. I stayed in the incredible hostel called Wombat's, ...

Kentucky Bloodbath: Ten Bizarre Tales of Murder from the Bluegrass State by [Sullivan,

An original image from Stephen Collins Foster's notebook

Looking toward the skyline of Louisville, Late Feb. 2014

From here, you can see the infamous "Batman" building (far left), the Cumberland river, and the Tennessee Titans Stadium.

A view of Stuart Station from the Ohio River (Philip Montgomery for Bloomberg Businessweek)

This past month marks six years on this blog. This post marks my 1,377th post. And over the years I've written on lots of different topics.

Next up is one of the best museums in the world: the Louvre. Please, pretty please, buy tickets ahead of time. Be prepared to wait in line if you don't!

Covington, Kentucky

There are three museums near here that I think are worth the visit: Musée d'Orsay, Musée de l'Orangerie, and Musée de Rodin. I think out of the three, ...

Appalachian Plateau near Athens in southeast Ohio. The plateau was characterized by low, rolling hills and slow-moving rivers until glaciers disturbed ...

FALL FOLIAGE: Fall Color Popping in the Mountains as Bridge Day Approaches | Recent News | herald-dispatch.com

The Ultimate Guide to a Weekend in Nashville

Chief Red Bird Historical Marker

Letcher County, KY Road map My relatives were from this county.

Flickr / Donnie Nunley

Muddy Ohio River at the Falls of the Ohio

... is that the rival candidates were likely to be even worse.

Global area-averaged lower tropospheric temperature anomalies (departures from 30-year calendar monthly means, 1981-2010). The 13-month centered average is ...

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Vanishing Eastern Kentucky

Old Farm House, KY Rt. 32, Martha, Johnson Co. KY

Images contributed by Nancy Wright Bays.

Hazard, Kentucky.

Driving through the backwoods of eastern Kentucky ...

The widest point on the Ohio River is just west of downtown Louisville, Kentucky,

High water by the Upper Tainter Gates, Falls of the Ohio, July 2015

High Ohio River with jumping Asian carp, Falls of the Ohio, July 18,

Gallery: 1937 Flood historical photos | Photo Galleries | herald-dispatch.com

Shippingport Island (Source: WAVE 3 News)

The flooded Ohio River surrounded the city of Cincinnati, Thursday, March 6, 1997.

Mississippi River bluffs at Columbus, Kentucky. Loess forming upper part of exposure and Jackson beds below.

Fish Town: Down the Road to Louisiana's Vanishing Fishing Communities

white dorsal fin in the Ohio River, Falls of the Ohio, Dec. 2014

There ...

storm sewer overflow peninsula, Falls of the Ohio, Dec. 2014

Vanishing Eastern Kentucky: RC Plant, Paintsville, Johnson County

Black Willow, Falls of the Ohio, Nov. 2010

Old photos of little willard in hazard Kentucky | Vanishing Eastern Kentucky Hazard Kentucky, My

Cincinnati

The Shark Shepherd surveys the Falls of the Ohio State Park, Dec. 2014

Drone captures dramatic Ohio River flooding

Vanishing Eastern Kentucky: Stewart House - Residential Home, Pre-1850, Main Street

Kentucky restaurant floats away; 83 rescued

Increasingly Expensive to Operate and a Drain on Ratepayers

Vanishing Eastern Kentucky: Dee's Drive-Inn, Louisa, Lawrence County

Rockcastle River Map

Louisville during the Ohio River flood of 1936; the following year's flood was even worse.

river frosted bottle glass, Falls of the Ohio, Dec. 2014

Vanishing Eastern Kentucky: Farm House, Red Bush, KY Rt. 172, Johnson County

Willow tree, Falls of the Ohio, March 2012

I'm ...

sections in eastern Kentucky

The Shark Shepherd at the Falls of the Ohio State Park, Dec. 2014

The Terror of Grouse

... dead steer in the Ohio River, Jan. 2014

Jumping Asian carp, Falls of the Ohio, July 18, 2015

The Shark Shepherd, Falls of the Ohio, Dec. 2014

Distant view of Louisville skyline as seen from Falls of the Ohio, Sept. 2014

Sacred Heart Church, built in 1892, has long been one of Bellevue's tallest structures. The church is pictured in the city's official logo.

The Shark Shepard emerges from the river, Falls of the Ohio, Dec. 2014

Map showing general location of the Bedford Shale in Ohio, northeastern Kentucky, and western Pennsylvania.

Explore a Kentucky natural wonder! Tourcaveboat

The Shark Shepard on the riverbank, Falls of the Ohio, Dec. 2014

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Kentucky Hall of Fame · Robert Penn Warren, known for his poetry, novels and literary criticism, won the

Jumping Asian carp, Falls of the Ohio, July 18, 2015

These earthen fort mounds at Devil's Backbone along the Ohio River were also believed to be the work of Welsh colonists. Those desiring an authoritative ...

May of the Tennessee River

Map of Red River Gorge

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John Arnett fishes with a friend and former co-worker on the Ohio River. Behind them is Arnett's workplace since 2004, J.M. Stuart Station, ...

(After Roberts and Meacham, Geology of the Jackson Purchase Region, unpublished manuscript, Ky. Geol. Surv.).

“Appalachian Eastern Kentucky boasts a richness of community and a strong sense of place rooted in its mountains, its rivers, its music, and, ...

UPDATE: East Broadway reopens near Baxter Avenue after crane falls over roadway

Of course, there's the music scene, but there's so much more rich history, culture, and fun. My ultimate guide to Nashville attempts to give you the full ...

Rosemary Beach is located just east of Alys Beach, closer to Panama City Beach, so it's easier to access if you're closer to that part of the map.

Second Giant Mud Flower from the genus Siltana, Falls of the Ohio, July 2015

This ...

EKU students search the Red River Gorge for Copperhead snakes | Lexington Herald Leader

Red-tailed hawks are common throughout Kentucky. Immature red-tailed hawks are sometimes confused with young bald eagles because their tail is brown.

This ...

Clarks River National Refuge

From 1921 to 2000, no black jockeys competed.

Jimmy D. by the river, Falls of the Ohio, Sept. 2014

Return of the Kentucky Goblins: New Leads in a Case of Strange Creatures, Crashed UFOs, and the Men in Black

I spent 4 days gawking at the familiar sights and some new additions to London's skyline. I stayed in the incredible hostel called Wombat's, ...

Before and After on My Phone

Painting from the Ancient Ohio art series depicting an Early Woodland/Adena (800 BC - AD 1) gathering at a ceremonial earthwork in the Hocking River Valley.

Willow tree at the Falls, 2012

Credit: Illustration: Molly Brooks ...

found deer skull, Falls of the Ohio, Dec. 2014

An original image from Stephen Collins Foster's notebook

Event Photos

bent over willow tree, July 2015, Falls of the Ohio

The downtown area of Henderson, KY offers a picturesque setting for friends and family and the Ohio River offers a catfish fishery that anglers yearn for.

Ashland, Ky: Area's natural resources were key part of city's development

This past month marks six years on this blog. This post marks my 1,377th post. And over the years I've written on lots of different topics.

Next up is one of the best museums in the world: the Louvre. Please, pretty please, buy tickets ahead of time. Be prepared to wait in line if you don't!

There are three museums near here that I think are worth the visit: Musée d'Orsay, Musée de l'Orangerie, and Musée de Rodin. I think out of the three, ...

CLINTON, KY — Thirty-eight years after 12-year-old Kimberly King disappeared, investigators say they're closer to finding her body.

Covington, Kentucky

Downtown from the Harahan Bridge

Letcher County, KY Road map My relatives were from this county.

Muddy Ohio River at the Falls of the Ohio

Global area-averaged lower tropospheric temperature anomalies (departures from 30-year calendar monthly means, 1981-2010). The 13-month centered average is ...

While we do have our fair share of that, there is lots of down home goodness, a great night life, tons of outdoor activities, a cool music scene, ...

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