In 10 years of trying to break into the acting business in Los Angeles, 1997 Huntington St. Joseph High School graduate Jonathan Fredrick's never been able to use the "I'm from West Virginia" card -- until now.
The feud between the Hatfields of West Virginia and the McCoys of Kentucky had its roots in the Civil War and continued through 1981.
The feuding Hatfield and McCoy families have gotten their share of attention through the years, but a fresh dose of publicity is coming this summer.
A question and answer session with Tri-State native and Milton High School graduate Darrell Fetty, who is a producer of the "Hatfields & McCoys" miniseries and the accompanying documentary.
The famous family feud between the Hatfields of West Virginia and the McCoys of Kentucky involved lots of different members of each family. Here’s a look at a few of the key players on each side.
The Hatfield-McCoy Feud was covered widely in newspapers during the 1880s and beyond, and some of these articles played a significant role in popularizing Appalachian stereotypes that continue to this day.
The feud between the Hatfields of West Virginia and the McCoys of Kentucky had its roots in the Civil War and continued through 1981. The feud was led by patriarchs William “Devil Anse” Hatfield and Randolph McCoy. Here are some key events in the feud:
The Hatfields and McCoys feud is getting national attention with a new miniseries and some related television shows.
Here are some historical photos of the Hatfields and McCoys.