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Appalachia Untold: Event highlights the need for remembering and recounting black history

Dedicated to preserving and highlighting black history, a Knoxville-based initiative is on a mission traveling up and down the corridors of the “Mountain South” and unraveling a tangled but important past. Monday night, the PBS Black in Appalachia project came to Blount, set on adding energy to a conversation that is already thriving.