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This document is a transcript of a statement given by Jim Probst at a public hearing conducted by the West Virginia Department of Energy on June 28, 1988, in Lincoln County. The purpose of the hearing was to give residents a chance to voice their opinions concerning an application by two coal companies to strip-mine at Six Mile Creek in Lincoln County. Jim Probst argues against the permit. He mentions individuals such as Delbert Burchett, Sandra Perry, Keith Burchett, Congressman Wise, Doris Wilson, & Rita Geramello.
Interview is included in the Marshall University Oral History Collection. The index number is OH64-460.
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