The Parthenon

Citizen Climate Lobby meets to start Huntington chapter

Jocelyn Gibson, Executive Editor

July 8, 2015

The group Citizen Climate Lobby met Tuesday at Ritter Park to try and start a chapter in Huntington, West Virginia’s 3rd Congressional District. The group’s goal is to start a chapter in each of the state’s Congressional Districts. According to its website, Citizen Climate Lobby is a non-prof...

Defining my Appalachian identity

The mountains at Benge's Gap overlook in Virginia.

Jocelyn Gibson, Managing Editor

March 30, 2015

Appalachian, as an identity, says so much more about a person than just the region they’re from or where they live. I returned Sunday from the Appalachian Studies Association Conference in Johnson City, Tennessee, with a more developed understanding of what being Appalachian means to me and says a...