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2011-04-04 00:00:28

CountrySwapMeet.com, the Internet-based Online Classifieds site, allows local communities to sell and buy items that are tailored to their local needs. This service is offered at NO cost to buyers and sellers in an effort to make goods and services available to underserved communities in rural North Carolina and West Virginia. Cary, NC (PRWEB) April 2, 2011 CountrySwapMeet.com [http://www.CountrySwapMeet.com , a service provided by Country Swap Meet LLC, is offering a free classifieds...

2008-06-14 09:00:20

By Edward Terry, News-Topic, Lenoir, N.C. Jun. 14--It's not so much the Caldwell Pathways organization or the healthy lifestyles that it promotes that Yadkin Valley land owner Don Kincaid has a problem with. It's the fear that somewhere down the line, someone is going to take part of his property for a greenway project that has him fired up. Kincaid introduced the issue to the Caldwell County Commission in May, which prompted the board to approve action to strike references in its...

Word of the Day
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.