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Dixie

1. the southern states of the US; the states that joined the Confederacy during the Civil War
2. a song adopted as a marching tune by the Confederate states during the American Civil War

Dixie

popular name for Southern states in U.S. and for song. [Am. Hist.: EB, III: 587]
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Awards ceremonies have changed a lot since my day when we all piled into the 500 Club but I really liked how the Dixies looked and it was another sign of where the club is looking to get to.
After packing her bags and leaving her children in an Alabama trailer park, Dixies character now travels the country throwing Tupperware parties filled with funny tales, free giveaways and the most up-to-date products available for purchase.
He also said Dixies FCU spends $30,000 per exam cycle on lost wages due to employees preparing for the exam, being available to examiners during the exam, and following up with examiners after they've left.
The trackmates generally head the market with our featured firms for the live-on-Sky Sports final with Be Real and Dixies Air only marginally bigger while Paul Young's duo of Centurion Dolly and Soho Storm are considered outsiders.
Dixies Valentine could also be in the running for the best mare award in the newly-introduced HH Shaikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Darley Awards, which will make its debut along with the Darley Awards today.
Inspector Adrian Evans said last night: "Dyfed-Powys Police can now confirm that the spectator in collision with the rally car at Dixies Corner, Sennybridge, has died.
THE Dixies and The Undertones got the crowds going at this Ullapool gathering.
The success of the event has led to extra sessions being organised this year The Deeside Dixies will play at the Harbour Jazz Lounge on June 10.
It has been suggested that it is related to the Mason and Dixon line; others believe that a Louisiana bank, printing its pre - Civil War bills in French with a big DIX ( " ten" ) in the middle of the ten - dollar notes, made the South the land of " dixies.
EVERTON striker Romelu Lukaku bagged an awards double at The Dixies.
DIXIES AIR has not won in seven since a resounding success in the heats of a similar competition here in June, but Mark Wallis's charge still appeals as a spot of value at 10-1 for the Ladbrokes August Festival 630 starting at Monmore this afternoon.
SHOWBAND stars from all over Ireland united yesterday to bid an farewell to one of the most iconic figures of an era, Dixies star Brendan O'Brien.