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Coal powered the industrial revolution. It left behind an ‘absolutely massive’ environmental catastrophe

HAROLD, Ky. — Along the winding, two lane road that leads to Tracy Neece’s mountain, there’s no hint of the huge scars in the hills beyond the oaks and the pines.   Green forests cover steep slopes on each side of the road, which turns from blacktop to dusty gravel. Modest homes are nestled into the […]