Apr 9, 2013
Harlan Daily Enterprise
US Court of Appeals upholds decision
After a long battle to save his chosen career as a coal miner, Charles Scott Howard continues working at Cumberland River Coal Company Band Mill No.
Mine safety agency cites coal company in death of Letcher miner
A personnel carrier involved in a fatal coal-mining accident in Letcher County had been altered so it no longer had an original safety feature, according to the U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration.