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galax:

see diapensiadiapensia
, common name for the Diapensiaceae, a family of low evergreen shrubs native to cool and arctic regions of the Northern Hemisphere. The species that are restricted to the New World are found in the E United States.
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Galax (Independent City), Virginia

111 E Grayson St
Galax, VA 24333
Phone: (276) 236-5773
Fax: (276) 236-2889
www.ingalax.net

In southern VA, southwest of Roanoke. Incorporated as a town in 1906; as a city in 1954. Name Origin: For the mountain evergreen plant, which grows abundantly in the area. Originally called Bonaparte

Area (sq mi):: 8.23 (land 8.23; water 0.00) Population per square mile: 811.20
Population 2005: 6,676 State rank: 126 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.40%; 1990-2000 2.50% Population 2000: 6,837 (White 81.20%; Black or African American 6.30%; Hispanic or Latino 11.10%; Asian 0.70%; Other 7.00%). Foreign born: 8.60%. Median age: 39.80
Income 2000: per capita $17,447; median household $28,236; Population below poverty level: 18.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,000-$21,476
Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.80% Median travel time to work: 15.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Galax is monotypic within its genus (Palser, 1963; Brummitt, 1972; Ronblom and Anderberg, 2002) and represents an autotetraploid series, with diploids (2x = 12), triploids (3x= 18) and tetraploids (4x = 24) occurring in uniform- as well as mixed-cytotype populations (Baldwin, 1941; Nesom, 1983; Burton and Husband, 1999).
lt;dc:title>[Doc Davis of Bog Trotters Band, with autoharp, and unidentified woman, Galax, Virginia]</dc:title>
Using floral foam we've created a display combining red germini with fiery crocosmia and foliages such as galax and aralia leaves, hard ruskus and contorted willow.
An great opportunity to pro causes that are close to m Next month's winner w compete in the Miss Galax International final in the USA in the summer.
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In fiddling parlance "Southern" refers to a group of related playing styles, which Goertzen found all the way from Galax, Virginia to Weiser, Idaho, with the stale of Texas being in the geographic center and perhaps the most significant.
The band's fiddler, Aaron Lewis, was named Champion at the renowned Galax Fiddlers Convention in the US.
As for Christian priests, we find galekh in Yiddish and galax in Judeo-Italian, from a Hebrew word referring to a tonsure--a word that is not derogatory but that doesn't refer to holiness.
Vaughan-Bassett Furniture of Galax, VA, said it will invest $2.
The engine was benchmarked against XQuery processors Galax and AnonX on selected queries of the XMark benchmark.
Albemarle, Alexandria, Arlington, Charlottesville, Cheaspeake, Chesterfield, Fairfax, Fauquier, Galax, Hanover, Henrico, Harrisonburg, Prince William, Roanoke City and County, Rockbridge, Stafford, Smyth, Virginia Beach, and Williamsburg/ James City County.