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Tourism using social media to promote famous feud

By: Whitney Burks Email
By: Whitney Burks Email

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) - Pike County Tourism is using social media to promote a historic feud.

They created a Twitter page specifically for information about the Hatfields and McCoys.

They say you can find anything from information about upcoming events to random facts about the families.

They hope it will continue to feed interest about the local feud.

"It's an amazing story. It's grabbed America's heart and attention, and we've had a lot of visitors that just love to see where these things actually happened so it's been wonderful," said Jay Shepherd with Pike County Tourism.

You can find a link to the Twitter page (@hatfield_mccoy) below.


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