REFLECTION: The hidden poor of Appalachia

by Tony Magliano Back in the mid-1980s, I was working as a director of religious education at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in western Maryland. That part of Maryland, like parts of 12 other U.S. eastern states – from Alabama to New York, and all of West Virginia – is part of the Appalachian Mountain region. … Continue reading REFLECTION: The hidden poor of Appalachia