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Lancaster Festival 2019 to Feature Kansas, Kia Raffle, Much More

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The 2019 Lancaster Festival kicks off on Wednesday, July 17, with the 35th iteration of the community arts celebration featuring a performance from classic rockers Kansas, rising contemporary country music star Sara Evans, and Jimmy Buffett tribute act, Bluffett. WOUB’s Emily Votaw spoke to Deb Connell, the executive director of the festival, about the many… Read More

My Cold Kentucky Home: Coal Country Turning To Solar As Heating And Housing Costs Climb

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Joe Oliver and Tony Brown peered into the dark crawl space beneath a Letcher County, Kentucky, home. Already, they could see problems. The crawl space had been blocked off with just a thin sheet of plywood; the posts supporting the house rested on uneven blobs of poured concrete; the whole place reeked of mold. A… Read More