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2010-07-16 09:08:00

ST. PAUL, Va., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dominion Foundation has made a second donation to the High Knob Enhancement Corp. for its High Knob Observation Tower Restoration Project in Wise County. The Dominion Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Dominion, the parent company of Dominion Virginia Power, which is building the Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center in Wise County. Company representatives presented a $10,000 check to representatives of the Wise County Chamber of Commerce, which...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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