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WV Coal Association VP: Trump will bring jobs back
West Virginia Coal Association Vice President Chris Hamilton says regulation is the main reason why the coal industry is losing so many jobs.
Views: 4877 Fox Business
60 Minutes Wheeling Sexual Harassment Lawyer West Virginia
http://www.bordaslaw.com 866-674-8762 A 60 Minutes story about coal miners who are suing the coal company for not protecting them from sexual harassment on the job. Contact Bordas & Bordas, PLLC in Wheeling, West Virginia.
Views: 569 FindLaw
Take A Ride Into A Mine (CBS News)
Web Exclusive: Bob Simon is reporting this Sunday on the coal industry and some of the hazards miners face. As part of the report, "60 Minutes" went deep into a mine. Come along for the ride! (CBSNews.com)
Views: 279267 CBS News
Why the poorest county in West Virginia has faith in Donald Trump | Anywhere but Washington
Donald Trump was more popular in McDowell County than anywhere else in America during the Republican primaries. Subscribe to The Guardian ► http://is.gd/subscribeguardian Paul Lewis explores the power of the Republican presidential nominee’s message in the poorest county of West Virginia. Gun nation ► http://bit.ly/GunNation The Guardian ► http://is.gd/guardianhome Suggested videos: Anywhere but Washington ► http://bit.ly/ABWashTrump Trump 4 President ► http://bit.ly/TrumpSigns Guardian playlists: Comment is Free ► http://is.gd/cifplaylist Guardian Docs ► http://is.gd/guardiandocs Guardian Features ► https://goo.gl/JThOzd Guardian Animations & Explanations ►http://is.gd/explainers Guardian Investigations ► http://is.gd/guardianinvestigations The Global Migration Crisis ► http://is.gd/RefugeeCrisis Anywhere but Westminster ► https://goo.gl/rgH1ri More Guardian videos: 6x9: experience solitary confinement – 360 video ► http://bit.ly/6x9gdn We Walk Together ► http://bit.ly/WeWalkTogetherFilm The last job on Earth ► http://bit.ly/LastJobOnEarth Patrick Stewart: the ECHR and us ► http://bit.ly/PatrickStewartS The Panama Papers ► http://bit.ly/HowToHide1Billion The Syrian Spaceman who became a refugee ► http://bit.ly/SyrianSpace The epic journey of a refugee cat ► http://bit.ly/KunkuzCat If I Die On Mars ► http://is.gd/IfIDieOnMars We can't ban everything that offends you ► http://bit.ly/CensorshipCiF Revenge Porn: Chrissy Chambers and her search for justice ► http://ow.ly/TUoOs Mos Def force fed in Gitmo procedure ► http://is.gd/mosdef Edward Snowden interview ► http://is.gd/snowdeninterview2014 Bangladeshi Sex Workers take steroids ► http://is.gd/sexworkers Other Guardian channels on YouTube: Guardian Football ► http://is.gd/guardianfootball Guardian Music ► http://is.gd/guardianYTmusic Guardian Australia ► http://is.gd/guardianaustralia Guardian Tech ► http://is.gd/guardiantech Guardian Culture ► http://is.gd/guardianculture Guardian Wires ► http://is.gd/guardianwires Guardian Food ► http://is.gd/guardianfood
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Black Lung resurgence
In reaction to high numbers of miners claiming disability for "Black Lung" Disease, the West Virginia Insurance Board requested that West Virginia University study a retrospective chart review of case files for all miners who were compensated. Glynis Board reports WVU's study confirms there is an alarming resurgence of "Black Lung" among miners in the state. West Virginia Public Broadcasting is programming and related services that impact your life in ways no other media can. support programming like this : http://www.wvpubcast.org/pledge.aspx
Striking West Virginia telecom workers call for unified struggle
As teacher walkouts spread across the country, Frontier telecommunication workers in West Virginia continue to strike for job security and health care. Read more: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/03/09/teac-m09.html
Views: 618 WSWS
WV Women Work
The West Virginia Women Work program helps women get free, hands-on training in carpentry, construction and other fields typically dominated by men.
A tribute to West Virginia coal miners | Johnny Staats & Dave Vaughn | TED Institute
By day, Johnny Staats is a UPS package car driver. The rest of the time, he is a world-class bluegrass mandolin, guitar, and violin player. In this performance Staats, accompanied by Dave Vaughn on guitar, sings of the hardships faced by generations of coal miners working in West Virginia. In times of lightning-paced transformation, one thing stands true: daring human imagination can solve our most intractable problems. In the third year of partnership, [email protected] 2017 speakers asked: “What if?” They unveiled the potential of global interconnectivity, and, ultimately, what it means to evolve in a world spinning ever faster. About the TED Institute: We know that innovative ideas and fresh approaches to challenging problems can be discovered inside visionary companies around the world. The TED Institute helps surface and share these insights. Every year, TED works with a group of select companies and foundations to identify internal ideators, inventors, connectors, and creators. Drawing on the same rigorous regimen that has prepared speakers for the TED main stage, TED Institute works closely with each partner, overseeing curation and providing intensive one-on-one talk development to sharpen and fine tune ideas. Learn more at http://www.ted.com/ted-institute Follow TED Institute on Twitter @TEDPartners Subscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/TEDInstitute
Views: 2173 TED Institute
Mourning for two miners killed in underground fire
Accoville, West Virginia 1. Various of church exteriors 2. Sign outside church 3. View of houses 4. SOUNDBITE: (English) Earl Robinson, local resident: "Accoville as well as Logan county and West Virginia, we're a close-knit family and we try to stick together. When one hurts we all hurt, when one cries we all cry, and that's the way it's been in this community." 5. Ben Lowe in his store 6. SOUNDBITE: (English) Ben Lowe, local resident and shopkeeper: "Well I tell you our hearts are with the families. Mr Bragg's sister was an employee of mine for several years, and we just want to send out our sympathies to both families. I didn't know the Hatfield gentleman but I did know the Bragg gentleman and these families are going through a hard time right now. These guys are just out feeding the families and trying to take care of everything and lost their lives taking care of their family." 7. People shopping in the store Melville, West Virginia 8. Various church exteriors 9. SOUNDBITE: (English) Reverend James Fortune, minister at Sunbeam Chapel: "The mood of the people when a tragedy like this happens is that they all identify very closely because all the people here have either a husband or a son or in the mine or a brother or a cousin or uncle or something and so they all identify very closely and they all see that dark deep hellhole they call the mine. It's a nightmare when these things happen." 10. Various of people singing at church service STORYLINE: Two men who died in a West Virginia coal mine fire were remembered during church services on Sunday. A conveyor belt caught fire on Thursday in the Melville mine, and the two victims, Don I. Bragg, 33, and Ellery Hatfield, 47, both husbands and fathers with more than a decade of mining experience, became separated from their 12-member crew. The rest of the crew and nine other miners working in another section of the mine escaped unharmed. Bragg and Hatfield's bodies were found on Saturday in an area of the mine where rescue teams had been battling the intense blaze for more than 40 hours. Rescuers could not enter that portion of the mine until the flames had been mostly extinguished and the tunnels cooled down. Doug Conaway, director of the state Office of Miners' Health Training and Safety said the pair made a valiant effort to escape but were also blocked by the scorching heat and thick smoke. At Sunbeam Chapel, just down the road from the mine, the Reverend James Fortune said the mining industry is a part of everyday life in Melville and the deaths had broken the hearts of the entire community. "They all identify very closely and they all see that dark deep hellhole they call the mine. It's a nightmare when these things happen, " Fortune said. The deaths brought the toll of West Virginia miners killed on the job to 14 in less than a month and prompted renewed calls to improve mine safety. Governor Joe Manchin is planning to immediately introduce legislation dealing with rapid responses in emergencies, electronic tracking technology, and reserve oxygen stations for underground miners. The men's bodies were to be sent to a medical examiner's office in Charleston. You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/b34213bdd261603a62fbecbeb1c311f0 Find out more about AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/HowWeWork
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Kennedy in WV
This is John F. Kennedy, speaking to West Virginians about the effects of technology ("automation") on its coal-based economy. The mining industry lost something like 65,000 jobs from 1950 to 1960, largely due to mechanization in the mines. Kennedy won the 1960 Democratic primary in West Virginia by a landslide.
Views: 827 Topper Sherwood
Disabled Coal Miner Losing His Home to the Park Service
"I was there the night she had the heart attack" (J.C. Kelley, American Coal Miner, New River, 2005, referring to the death of Mabel Flannigan, 89) This interview was conducted in 2005 on New River Road in Hinton, West Virginia. According to sources there, the National Park Service at first told the residents that they would fix the road and wanted permission to do so, but that mandate was changed by creating "scenic parkway," focusing on "land acquisition options for resource protection." The residents fought but many gave up. Some passed away during the process. Years later, many of the homes taken away from the original owners to "preserve the beauty of the river" lie in disrepair and much of the property has been resold and subsequently redeveloped by others. For more information, http://www.sustainingamerica.com
Views: 1038 Sustaining America
Secret History of West Virginia 3: Bleeding West Virginia
Oppression and brutality in the formation of western Virginia into a new state by the Wheeling and Federal governments.
Views: 608 bobbyleewv
Chris Hamilton on Remembering the Miners
West Virginia Coal Association's Chris Hamilton provided the Remember the Miners Tribute Concert a special video thank you. His video was shown to the crowd at the Waterfront Place Hotel in Morgantown, WV.
Views: 180 rememberminers
Major U.S. coal producer files bankruptcy despite Donald Trump saying "the coal industry is back"
One of the nation's largest producers of coal filed for bankruptcy this week despite President Donald Trump previously assuring his supporters last year that "the coal industry is back." Revelation Energy LLC., and its affiliate Blackjewel LLC., which are based in West Virginia and employ about 1,100 people in mines across Kentucky, Virginia and West Virginia reportedly filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, The Herald Lexington Leader reported on Tuesday. The affiliated companies also have about 600 employees working in Wyoming mines. On Monday, the company told employees not to come in for their evening shifts. Management informed workers that the shutdown would last at least two weeks, and possibly longer. Charles Raleigh, mayor of Cumberland in Harlan County, Kentucky told The Leader that the news was "devastating for the community." He added: "It's a sad situation. I hate it for the miners." CSX Transportation coal trains sit in a rail yard on June 3, 2014 in Printer, Kentucky Luke Sharrett/Getty  The coal company's owner Jeff Hoops pointed blame at poor market conditions dating back to 2012. Revelation and Blackjewel currently owe at least $66 million in back federal and local taxes, with several million in private debt coming due as well. Last August, Trump delivered a message directly to coal miners during a visit to West Virginia. "We are back," the president told the crowd at the time. "The coal industry is back." The president's optimism came amidst historically low coal production. Although coal production increased in 2017, use of the fuel source dropped to a four-decade low last year. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, coal reached its lowest level of consumption in 2018 since 1978. Production also fell to its second lowest level since the same year. As CBS News reported last month, consumption and production of coal were actually at a higher level during the administration of former President Barack Obama. This is largely due to the lower cost of alternatives, such as natural gas. Additionally, as numerous parts of the country make the switch to renewable energy, the cost for solar, wind energy and other alternatives has dropped significantly. Trump has previously claimed that environmental and other regulations have crippled the coal industry and brought on its decline. But the reality is that U.S. coal mines and jobs have been disappearing for decades. The president's effort to support the coal industry also comes despite the burgeoning renewable energy sector. In April, renewable energy sources such as hydro, biomass, wind, solar and geothermal combined generated more electricity than the nation's coal plants, according to the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis. This trend is expected to continue throughout this year and into 2020 as well.
Views: 90 247 Express News
Unemployment Rates in Monongalia County West Virginia
Why unemployment rates in Monongalia County, West Virginia are some of the lowest around the United States
Views: 77 William Hirsch
Hillbilly the Vote
I don't know that I agree with a woman president... Well I like Hillary the best, but I couldn't vote for her, because she'd be usurping the authority over me... I think he'll keep the war going and that'll make more coal being produced... There wasn't no coal mining jobs till we went into Iraq... I'd say probably cause he's black...
Views: 352 HillbillyTheVote
NBA TV Profiles Jim Justice
Businessman and basketball coach Jim Justice was profiled on the NBA TV show Beyond The Paint. Matt Winer, the show’s host, shared the story of Justice’s life-long commitment to the game of basketball and the state of West Virginia to a national audience. Learn more about Jim and his campaign for governor here: http://justiceforwv.com/
Putting Coal Miners Back to Work – Through Solar Power
Coal mining is on the decline in the United States, leaving those who relied on the industry for jobs out of work. Tens of thousands of coal miners have lost their jobs in recent years with the decline of coal power due in part to cheaper and cleaner energy options. Adam Edelen, of Edelen Strategic Ventures, says his partnership with coal company Berkeley Energy Group, could be the solution. They’ll be reusing former coal mines for a new kind of energy production, retraining laid-off Kentucky coal miners to become solar farmers.
Views: 453 Matter of Fact
Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine tour, West Virginia
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Closed NS West Virginia Secondary! One Of The Final Trains!
Out of service railroad branch line almost abandoned railroad of America! One of the last trains of Norfolk Southern Railroad on West Virginia Secondary near Athens Ohio. I chased one of the last trains with Nicholas Sharrett on January 18, 2016. This line was closed and railbanked south of New Lexington Ohio into West Virginia. Declining coal sales and declining chemical sales killed another rail line. I have seen quite a few closed railroad lines in the past two years. You can thank the E.P.A. and the Obama administration for all the lost jobs in the coal industry. Update: Kanawha River Railroad is leasing this line from Norfolk Southern and the trains have come back! It was shut down for a few months but the railroad reopened and trains have returned to southern Ohio and West Virginia! Short line railroad operation that saved a hilly, curvy railroad that has tunnel and huge trestles! Railroad salvage companies had their eyes on this historic railway. Thanks for watching! Please comment, rate and subscribe to JAWTOOTH!! Malfunctioning Railroad Crossings! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=REA_qY-wrIg Unusual Railroad Action! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5Ymxz4Gp7Y Stung By Hornets! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ByuUSZQQniQ Messing With Them Damn Hunters! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-vPpbVv13IQ PLEASE WATCH ONE OF MY BEST VIDEOS BELOW!! Railroad Crossing Malfunctions! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=REA_qY-wrIg&t=927s School Bus Waits For Train! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xIOJqWXVXYM Unusual Railroad Stuff! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5Ymxz4Gp7Y&t=202s CSX Locomotive #1 Going Into Tunnel! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qrUmc_lrSHQ First Train In Months! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eg2lkYCRn_g Cabooses On Trains! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TjlLrnqMy-Q Messing With Hunters! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-vPpbVv13IQ Funniest Eva!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ByuUSZQQniQ&list=PUYJGA0UPd82sFXqojmrkF0A&index=3 TRAIN INTERRUPTS PARADE! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=InMMG5Oe1Z0 Runaway Tank Car! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttSWqk4ajyY Chasing Trespassers Off My Farm! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-vPpbVv13IQ Riding The Zoo Train! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lb3vCLLP5kk
Views: 18551 Jaw Tooth
Highlights from Save Our State Tour Kickoff Event in Slab Fork
Yesterday, Governor Jim Justice visited Slab Fork, WV to launch his statewide Save Our State (S.O.S) tour. The Governor was joined by more than 200 West Virginians at the next phase of the Coalfields Expressway project. Governor Justice spelled out his plan for creating 48,000 road building jobs across West Virginia and his vision for saving the Mountain State. The Governor stressed that he wants to invest in major infrastructure projects, like completing the Coalfields Expressway, across West Virginia.
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Manchin on the War on Coal.avi
U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin interview with The Intelligencer of Wheeling, W.Va.
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Wilson Creek, KY: Communities come together for a better future
America's Most Endangered Mountains - Wilson Creek, KY Pledge to Help End Mountaintop Removal. Visit: www.iLoveMountains.org - - - COMMUNITY STORY - - - "I always enjoy seeing folks make that transition from being just victims to being folks that are able to help other folks, and leaders in the community. It's the root of our democracy at work when it happens." - Beverly May, resident of Wilson Creek, KY Beverly May's family has lived on Wilson Creek in Floyd County, Kentucky, for five generations, and was one of the first settling families in the region. Located in the heart of coal country in eastern Kentucky, Floyd County is dotted with small, quiet communities and families with stories similar to Beverly May's. The region, which lies within the Big Sandy Valley of eastern Kentucky, houses the Mountain Arts Center and the Kentucky Opry, and the Country Music Highway runs through the county seat of Prestonsburg. Country music stars such as Loretta Lynn, Ricky Skaggs and Dwight Yoakam were born in neighboring counties. The Middle Creek National Battlefield in Floyd is the site of the largest and most significant Civil War battle in Eastern Kentucky, and the beautiful Jenny Wiley State Resort Park lies near the center of the county. Floyd - part of the Appalachian Mountains' Cumberland Plateau and once lush with beautiful hardwood forests - is one of the twelve major coal-producing counties in eastern Kentucky. In the last 30 years, Kentucky coal counties have seen a decrease in the amount of deep mined coal and an increase in the amount of strip-mined and mountaintop removal coal mining. Simultaneously, the number of mining jobs have decreased by 82%, resulting in high unemployment numbers for Floyd County. Today, Miller Brothers Coal Company is trying to move into the small community of Maytown and mine the unspoiled ridge top above Wilson Creek. Plans include three valley fills, which would bury the headwaters of Wilson Creek and Big Fork. The Big Sandy River, which Wilson Creek flows into, is already known as the most polluted river in the state. Hard experience has taught eastern Kentucky that a large mine can devastate a community. Homes can be severely damaged by blasting, water wells are lost, dust from coal trucks and the mine itself can make it difficult to breath and flash flooding is a worry every spring. Flooding is already so frequent and severe in Floyd County that the Army Corp of Engineers is relocating the small town of Martin. Many families become discouraged or intimidated and leave. Two families on Wilson Creek have sold their land to Miller Brothers and a few absentee landowners have leased their rights, but the majority of the 94 families who live in the community are fighting to save their homes. "If you get put in this position you find out real fast that you can't do nothing [on your own], you have to organize and you have to fight it however you can," said Beverly. Beverly May has joined with other local residents to oppose the planned mine and save her community. With help from the regional group Kentuckians for the Commonwealth (KFTC), they have succeeded in banning coal trucks on the curvy one-lane road that runs along Wilson Creek, but their fight is far from over. "If enough land owners say no I absolutely will not sign, it means that it's not profitable, so what we have done is very vocally and publicly said no...not in my lifetime this is not going to happen," said Beverly. To support Beverly and her community contact Kentuckians for the Commonwealth at 606-878-2161 or at www.kftc.org
Views: 10980 iLoveMountainsOrg
Brookwood "I Came Back"
A look back on the week's stories on the ten year anniversary of the Brookwood Mine disaster.
Views: 82 Matt McCoy
President Donald Trump's full 'Make America Great Again' rally in Wheeling, WV
President Trump is appearing at West Virginia Saturday evening after a tumultuous week involving his pick for the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, who has been accused of sexual misconduct by three named women. Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, who alleges that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they were both teenagers, testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday. For live updates: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/west-virginia-trump-rally-live-stream-today-senator-joe-manchin-five-state-rally-week-2018-09-29/ -- Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnews Watch CBSN live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7 Follow CBS News on Instagram HERE: https://www.instagram.com/cbsnews/ Like CBS News on Facebook HERE: http://facebook.com/cbsnews Follow CBS News on Twitter HERE: http://twitter.com/cbsnews Get the latest news and best in original reporting from CBS News delivered to your inbox. Subscribe to newsletters HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1RqHw7T Get your news on the go! Download CBS News mobile apps HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1Xb1WC8 Get new episodes of shows you love across devices the next day, stream CBSN and local news live, and watch full seasons of CBS fan favorites like Star Trek Discovery anytime, anywhere with CBS All Access. Try it free! http://bit.ly/1OQA29B --- CBSN is the first digital streaming news network that will allow Internet-connected consumers to watch live, anchored news coverage on their connected TV and other devices. At launch, the network is available 24/7 and makes all of the resources of CBS News available directly on digital platforms with live, anchored coverage 15 hours each weekday. CBSN. Always On.
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Upper Big Branch Mine Disaster
Upper Big Branch Coal Mine Disaster, written and performed by Lost Hills. Played at this beautiful church in Tustin, California, to raise money, and raise awareness to help Coal River Mountain Watch stop the environmental and social devastation of Mountain Top Removal. The event was co-sponsored by Canyonland Defense Fund: http://www.canyonland.org and Coal River Mountain Watch: http://www.crmw.org Thanks to Erin for the video; http://www.youtube.com/user/labunner1 For information about what you can do to stop Mountain Top Removal, go to: http://www.ilovemountains.org Thanks to Dennis, Sherry and Judy for all your hard work! Lost Hills: http://www.losthillsmusic.com ~ Lyrics: Upper Big Branch Mine Disaster Lost Hills (G) On the fifth day of April In the (D) year of 2010, Way down in West Virginia In the (C) Upper Big Branch (G) Mine. 29 miners, (C) honest and (G) brave, An explosion of Methane sent them (Em) all (C) (D) to their (G) graves. The month of April is the cruelest, Mr. Elliot said. A nation kept watch And counted the dead. In the mines of Massey Coal Good men die every year, And good women and children drown In their tears. Now Mr. Don Blankenship Runs Massey Coal. He aint got no heart And he aint got no soul. Spendin money on safety, He just cant abide. And safety regulations are just a thorn In his side. Just keep runnin coal, Mr. Blankenship said. Dont listen to no inspectors Or youll be out of a job. We aint spendin no money Venting our mines Because we done broke the union, And them federal inspectors, all they do Is just whine. Massey Coal had violations In all of their mines, And stacks of citations Thirty feet high. Mr. Blankenship said, Remember Coal pays the bills, From Washington DC to the West Virginia hills. The thing I want to know, Why wasnt Big Branch shut down? They got a citation for methane build up Just the day before the explosion. This was not a natural disaster, friends, This was a crime. Why were these men allowed To go down Into an unsafe mine? 29 miners gave their lives up for greed. So men like Mr. Blankenship Can live like kings We voted for change That we could believe in, But men are still dying And that same old blood money Keeps rolling in. Let the name of Don Blankenship Ring through these hills. Let us spit when someone tells us, Coal pays the bills. Coal dont keep the lights on For the sightless and dead. And it dont feed the famililies Of all the good men It has killed. We can get electricity From the wind and the sun. The age of King Coal Should already be done. 29 men lost their lives in a mine. And millions more are suffering As we watch Our planet dying. Hey Mr. Blankenship Im talkin to you. And Im talkin to President Obama, too. Senators Byrd and Rockefeller, Governor Joe Manchin. See what your greed For money Has done. ~
Views: 796 losthills
West Virginia’s economy will do better under Republican management: Gov. Justice
West Virginia Governor Jim Justice on how things have changed since he switched from the Democratic to the Republican Party.
Views: 1608 Fox Business
The Legacy of Coach Yogi Kinder
The Full Version of the Dedication Video that was shown at Coach Kinder's retirement celebration on Friday November 4th 2016. Known as a legend of the Mountain State, Danny "Yogi" Kinder served as the head coach of the Matewan Tigers and Mingo Central Miners as well as the Phelps Hornets in Kentucky. His career speaks for itself: 380 Games-(264-115-1) .694% [Overall] 358 Games-(254-102-1) .709% [In West Virginia] 54 Playoff Games (34-20)-.629% [Overall] 22 Playoff Appearances 5-Time Undefeated Regular Season [1991,1992,1995,2008,2016] 4-Time State Semi-Finalist [1995,2010,2015,2016] 3-Time State Runner-Up (1987,1991,1992) 2-Time State Champion (1993, 2016) (1993-1994 WV Coaches Association-Coach Of The Year, 1993 Toyota Coach of The Year) -Rights to Kenny Chesney and his label for the music.-
Views: 4044 WesWilsonProductions
The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia - Trailer
Now on iTunes: http://www.newvideo.com/new-video-digital/the-wild-and-wonderful-whites-of-west-virginia-2/ and DVD: http://www.newvideo.com/tribeca-film/the-wild-and-wonderful-whites-of-west-virginia/ From executive producers Johnny Knoxville and Jeff Tremaine (Jackass) comes a shocking and outlandish year-in-the-life documentary about the White Family of Boone County, West Virginia's most notorious and surly family. Shoot-outs, robberies, gas-huffing, drug dealing, pill popping, murders and tap dancing. Nestled deep in the Appalachian Mountains, the White family lives an existence more like something from the Wild West than modern-day suburbified America.
Views: 1347352 Cinedigm
President Trump Arrives In West Virginia
President Donald Trump arrived in West Virginia for a campaign rally.
Views: 912 CBS Miami
Tom Breiding: "Now It's Here"
Video of Tom Breiding's new song "Now It's Here," highlighting the United Mine Workers of America's campaign to preserve jobs and healthcare benefits for miners and retirees of Patriot Coal.
Views: 1219 UMWAunion
West Virginia 2019
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Autumn in Burton, West Virginia - 1960
Home Movie. Featuring Grandmother Georgia and Aunt Ruth, both now deceased. The boy in the red cap is ME! Georgia led a hard life on the farm, raising a large family after her husband perished in a train accident in the 1930's. Here, she is finally retired and living with her eldest daughter Ruth. She passed away in her sleep just a few months after Mom made this movie. I have more vintage home movies on my website WEBNIK.com, and on my YouTube channel. Please drop by for a spell.
Views: 2160 Robert Martens
Trump Keeping Another Promise!
He sure is busy this week MAGA References: Coal Trump [photograph]. (2016). Retrieved from http://www.islandbreath.org/2016Year/11/161114coal.jpg Epic | Royalty Free Music | Cinematic War. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music/track/epic Make America safe again [photograph]. (2016). Retrieved from http://images.indianexpress.com/2016/07/cleveland-7592.jpg Spiering, C. (2017, June 9). 'We're Digging Coal Again': Trump Celebrates Opening of New Coal Mine. Retrieved from http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2017/06/09/were-digging-coal-again-donald-trump-celebrates-opening-of-new-pennsylvania-coal-mine/ Copyright Disclaimer: Citation of articles and authors in this report does not imply ownership. Works and images presented here fall under Fair Use Section 107 and are used for commentary on globally significant newsworthy events. Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for fair use for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research.
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West Virginia
A state that certainly has some financial woes.
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Bike Ride through Matewan (Mine Wars Documentary)
I decided to tape this Bike Ride through Matewan and surrounding area, and I also did a short Documentary of the History of the Battle of Matewan (Relating to the Mine War= Shootout of the Balwin Felts agents for the Stone Mountain Coal Company and the United Mine Workers and Sid Hatfield the Chief of Police of Matewan. Battle occurred in May of 1920. When Baldwin Felts Agents/ Guards from Bluefield came to the Town of Matewan to Evict Union Miners Families from the Company Owned Houses located in the Town of Matewan. This was the Flashpoint of the battles to come, and Matewan's Mayor Cable Testerman died from gunshots among many others of the Guards company in this fight. Later Sid Hatfield was Gunned Down by Baldwin Felts Guards when he arrived at the Court House at Welch Wv. This act led to the Battle of Blair Mountain when it only stopped when the National Guard was sent in to stop the March of the Union Miners from Charleston toward Logan and Mingo Counties for a major fight. It was called the Largest insurrection since the Civil War.
Views: 650 CountryBoyYes
Rush on Non-Union Mine Disaster: 'Where Was The Union?'
04/09/10 Rush Limbaugh asks why the United Mine Workers didn't protect the miners at Massey Energy's Upper Big Branch Mine who were killed when the mine exploded under unsafe conditions. Answer: The mine, like nearly all of Massey's mines, was non-union. Massey CEO Don Blankenship rose to leadership by breaking Massey's union mines in the 1980s.
Views: 4010 climatebrad
Shain Gandee Buckwild Teaser This Season On Buckwild
iPhone- 2013 guide+bonus tips&tricks: https://www.dropbox.com/s/o9m7s8jvgid1nsh/The%20Complete%202013%20Guide%20to%20the%20iPhone%20%2B%20Bonus%20Tips%26Tricks.rar Small Bio: Shain Gandee, 21, from Sissonville, West Virginia: His MTV bio says he's "Gandee Candy": "Everyone in Sissonville, W. Va. knows Shain. Sociable and loyal, he was the high school Prom King, but missed the dance because he had to work. He's done every job from coal mining to being a garbage man but as long as he is using his hands, he's happy. He loves mudding, hunting and four-wheeling but most of all he loves his parents, who live three doors down." He says in the Buckwild commercial he "don't have no phone, Facebook... none of that internet stuff."
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East Lincoln St Fire Shamokin PA 7/9/2019
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Coal mining d eaths surge in 2017 after hitting record low
Coal mining d.eaths surge in 2017 after hitting record low. CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Coal mining deaths surged in the U.S. in 2017, one year after they hit a record low. The nation’s coal mines recorded 15 deaths last year, including eight in West Virginia. Kentucky had two deaths, and there were one each in Alabama, Colorado, Montana, Pennsylvania and Wyoming. In 2016 there were eight U.S. coal mine deaths. West Virginia has led the nation in coal mining deaths in six of the past eight years. That includes 2010, when 29 miners were killed in an explosion at the Upper Big Branch mine in southern West Virginia. In September, President Trump appointed retired coal company executive David Zatezalo as the new chief of the Mine Safety and Health Administration. Most of the deaths this year occurred before his appointment. The Wheeling resident retired in 2014 as chairman of Rhino Resources.
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Protest in support of Army Corp of Engineers ban of Nationwide Permit 21 Knoxville, TN
GO TO http://www.regulations.gov/search/Regs/home.html#submitComment?R=0900006480a2019e TO SEND IN COMMENTS. The Knoxville crew go word to expect a few busloads of coal miners from Kentucky and Virginia so we decided to give them a welcoming party, KNOXVILLE STYLE. It was wrong the way the public hearings went down in Kentucky and West Virginia and the coal industry knew better than to try any of those actions down here. The hearing here in Knoxville was lightly attended by the coal industry. There was not a single coal miner from Tennessee that spoke at the hearing. Everyone that showed up was very respectful of the presenters time on the mic. Please submit comments to the Army Corp by Oct 26, 2009 and ask them to add Alabama to the list of states where a ban on Nationwide Permit 21 will take effect. www.unitedmountaindefense.org
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Beckley Fire Department "Career Day" Video
Beckley Fire Department "Middle School Career Day" video.
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Catch Me If You Can   Johnny Staats & The Delivery Boys
Johnny Staats new bass player, John Ingram, joins the Delivery Boys in the recognizable song written by Johnny himself... "Catch Me If You Can."
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Manchin on the nation's energy policy.avi
U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin interview with The Intelligencer of Wheeling, W.Va.
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How Donald Trump Is Taking The Ohio Democratic Vote
Over the years, The Ohio river valley once a foundation of the American economy, and of the Democratic party, has experienced a steady increase in unemployment. Industries like steel and coal that were once plentiful, have been unable to survive major shifts in the world economy. The lose makes the region an extremely valuable commodity for the Trump campaign. Trumps strategy seems to be rooted in promises of bringing back manufacturing jobs, and blaming the loss of those jobs on leadership. In a speech last week Trump said: "The loss of such jobs was not “some natural disaster”, he said, “it is politician-made disaster. It is the consequence of a leadership class that worships globalism over Americanism ... Our politicians took away from the people their means of making a living and supporting their families.” ►Circle us on Google + http://goo.gl/TXeBfX ►Subscribe Channel http://goo.gl/mqt0wI ►Don't forget to Like * Comment * Share this video. ----------------------------------------­-------------------------------- Stay tuned, Stay connected
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