Western Kentucky Minerals http://wkms.org en Pleasant Ridge community reacts to proposed surface mine next to Girl Scout camp http://wkms.org/post/pleasant-ridge-community-reacts-proposed-surface-mine-next-girl-scout-camp <p>Proposed zoning for a surface mine is causing quite a stir in Daviess County, Kentucky. The mine would be in a rural area outside of Owensboro called Pleasant Ridge- where mining has existed for decades. This mine, though, would be located next to a Girl Scout camp. Rose Krzton-Presson explores what this means not only for the camp, but for Pleasant Ridge, Owensboro, and Daviess County’s economic growth in recent years.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 28 Aug 2012 16:43:48 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 21391 at http://wkms.org Pleasant Ridge community reacts to proposed surface mine next to Girl Scout camp