Hatfield and McCoy Feud: Roseanna McCoy

This post was written by jshepherd1102 | September 30, 2013

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With History Channel’s upcoming Hatfields & McCoys miniseries, we at Pike County Tourism CVB thought it would be a great idea to introduce some of the feud’s most interesting character’s in a series of articles titled “Faces of the Feud.” If you would like to learn more about the Hatfield and McCoy feud, as well as other great stories from appalachian culture, visit the Big Sandy Heritage Museum, located in the heart of Hatfield and McCoy feud country, Pikeville Kentucky. This article focuses on the forbidden love of Roseanna McCoy and Johnse Hatfield. Continue reading Hatfield and McCoy Feud: Roseanna McCoy

2012 Apple Blossom Festival

This post was written by jshepherd1102 | September 30, 2013

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When in full bloom, Pike County is a gorgeous site to behold. With spring comes the beautiful redbuds and dogwoods, which populate these Appalachian mountains with a breath-taking and unforgettable color display. The Apple Blossom Festival was established to celebrate the beauty that comes with springtime in Pike County, being located in one of Kentucky’s most naturally gorgeous places, Elkhorn City. The 2012 Apple Blossom Festival will be held from May 17 through 19, 2012, at the Elkhorn City Ballpark. Expect to see plenty of live performances, food vendors, carnival attractions, zany personalities and games for the kids. Plan to bring the whole family for a day of fun at the 2012 Apple Blossom Festival. Continue reading 2012 Apple Blossom Festival