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2008-07-23 09:00:39

By KAVITA PILLAI The Stokesdale Town Council approved a water line extension and heard from a resident concerned about parking on state-owned streets during a meeting that lasted less than an hour. The water line extension is an agreement between the town and Haw River Holdings to extend the water line onto the company's property, where a new Food Lion will be built. The lines eventually would belong to the town. "We're receiving a benefit by extending our water line at (Haw River...

Word of the Day
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.