Mountain Promise Newsletter

From 1990 to 2013, Brushy Fork published a regional newsletter titled Mountain Promise. This publication:

  • examined leadership and development trends in the region,
  • provided practical how-to articles for community leaders, and
  • included program updates.

If you have questions about back issues, please contact Program Support Specialist, Jacqueline Corum.

All issues below are in Adobe Acrobat format (PDF).

Topic
Aging in Appalachia (Spring, 2004) Download issue
Appalachia in Modern America (Summer, 1996) Download issue
Churches and Community Development (Winter, 1998) Download issue
Citizen Activism in the Mountains (Summer, 2000) Download issue
Collaboration (Summer, 1997) Download issue
Cultural Tourism (Fall, 2000) Download issue
Drugs in Appalachian Communities (Winter, 2004) Download issue
Economy of Mountain Crafts (Fall, 2001) Download issue
Energy in Appalachia (Spring, 2001) Download issue
Entrepreneurship in Appalachia (Fall, 1997) Download issue
Entrepreneurship for the Public Good (Winter, 2000) Download issue
Five Years of Welfare Reform (Spring, 2002) Download issue
Food in Appalachia (Summer, 2001) Download issue
Forestry and Secondary Wood Products (Fall/Winter 1996-97) Download issue
Higher Education and Community Development (Fall, 1998) Download issue
Housing in Appalachia (Winter, 2001) Download issue
Local Government (Summer, 1995) Download issue
Medicine in Appalachia (Summer, 2002) Download issue
Migration in Appalachia (Winter, 2002) Download issue
Music in Appalachia (Summer, 2004) Download issue
Place-Based Approach Strengthens Economies (Winter, 2008) Download issue
Policy and Rural Communities (Winter, 2003) Download issue
Roads in Appalachia (Fall, 1999) Download issue
Sustainable Agriculture (Winter/Spring, 1999) Download issue
Sustainable Development (Spring, 1996) Download issue
Telecommunications (Fall, 1995) Download issue
The Road to Community: Let’s Merge (Spring, 2011) Download issue
Transforming Lives, Transforming Communities (Spring, 2009) Download issue
Water Quality (Spring, 2003) Download issue
Welfare Reform (Spring, 1997) Download issue
Women’s Leadership (Winter, 1996) Download issue
Youth Issues (Spring, 1998) Download issue