Merry Christmas everyone! We want to take a minute and thank all our readers for stopping by and having a look around here at the site throughout this past year.
Your comments and appreciation really make the task of writing so much easier. Also, we want to acknowledge all the talented and generous people who’ve contributed so much of themselves to Appalachian History this year (alphabetically):
Michael Abraham, Linda Barden, Ralph Berrier, Jr., Adam Booth, Judy P. Byers, Gary Carden, Mary Dean Carter, Mark R. Cheathem, Nadia Dean, Thomas Dotson, Hilda Downer, Mark Lynn Ferguson, Katherine Flynn, Julie Gavran, David T. Gleeson, Nelson Harris, Bette Lou Higgins, T.R.C. Hutton, Sonja Ingram, Phil James, Diana Jones, Dean King, Lara Lutz, James N. Maples, Robert F. Maslowski, Garret Mathews, Nate May, Sharyn McCrumb, Kevin McGuire, Elaine McMillion, Catherine Venable Moore, Janene Nielsen, Ted Olson, Thomas D. Perry, Bonnie Heiskell Peters, Joyce Pinson, Matt Ravenscroft, Darren R. Reid, Sparky Rucker, Joshua Salmans, Roberta Schultz, Denise Smith, Lisa Soland, Bill Taylor, Steve Tweed, Eva Nell Mull Wike, and Ray Wright.
This site is so much richer for their help.
We promise we’ll get back to work posting more tasty things for you to read just as soon as we get done unwrapping a few of these pretty boxes over in the corner.