News & Updates
Welcome to our news hub for all things Appalachia. You’ll find a little bit of everything here, from articles about dyslexia and student success stories to gardening tips, folk music and craft tidbits, campus updates, and more.
Shortly after starting at Hindman Settlement School, I was put to task with sourcing a... [Read More]
Building Community at the Farmers Market
The Knott County Farmers Market is opening early this year! At the request of the... [Read More]
What’s Cooking at Agrilachia
Here’s what’s been cooking at Agrilachia this past month! Bread Making Class Corey Terry, our... [Read More]
Bring On Spring!
On my family farm, the frogs came early this year. Spring peepers and even bullfrogs started bellowing 2 weeks ago, a reassuring sound that spring-time... [Read More]
A Holiday Feast
After a summer of gardening and an autumn of preserving, the Hindman Settlement School’s Grow... [Read More]
Canning with Kids
On October 16th, the 6th and 7th grade classes from Leatherwood Elementary in Perry County, piloted... [Read More]
Growing Goodness for Families
Our Grow Appalachia participants grew over 20,000 lbs. of organic produce this year to feed... [Read More]
Another Successful Market Year!
The Knott County Farmers Market wrapped up this month after its most successful season yet.... [Read More]
From Hobby to Business
Hindman Settlement School’s Foodways Program is committed to supporting the development of a local food... [Read More]
The Value of Generosity
When Executive Director Brent Hutchinson saw the impact and excitement of the Settlement’s Grow Appalachia... [Read More]
Sharing Cornbread Stories
Cornbread is a staple on many tables throughout the hills and hollers of central Appalachia,... [Read More]
Enjoying Some Dumplin’s & Dancin’!
On an unseasonably mild winter weekend, in this the early part of December, the bare,... [Read More]