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2008-07-09 06:00:27

By Sherry Youngquist, Winston-Salem Journal, N.C. Jul. 9--YADKINVILLE A countywide referendum on alcohol is coming to Yadkin County in September, setting off debate about greater access to liquor and beer. Some county officials say that allowing restaurants throughout the county to sell beer and liquor by the drink would help attract tourists and promote development. But others worry that more sales of alcohol would lead to problems in families. Yadkin County commissioners have set...


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omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.