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2008-07-27 00:00:38

DARLINGTON, Wis. - The American Cancer Society Relay for Life for Lafayette County will be held today and Sunday, July 26 and 27, at the Lafayette County Fairgrounds. The event begins at 5 p.m. Saturday with music followed by the opening ceremony at 6 p.m.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.