You've heard all these before.
Life in these mountains has never been easy. But during the Great Depression, things got even tougher.
The 1970's weren't the good ole days for everybody. These photos, mostly from the Kanawha Valley, show just how hard life was for those living in poverty here.
The number of West Virginia children has risen dramatically since last year—and the state still lags behind in a number of key categories
One southern county has a higher unemployment rate in the state of West Virginia.