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Champion,

uninc. community in the town of Green Bay (2000 pop. 1,722), Brown co., NE Wis., NE of the city of Green BayGreen Bay,
city (1990 pop. 96,466), seat of Brown co., NE Wis., at the mouth of the Fox River on Green Bay; inc. 1854. An important Great Lakes harbor, Green Bay is a port of entry, with heavy shipping and a large wholesale and jobbing trade.
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. It is noted for the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help, the only U.S. site that is recognized by the Roman Catholic church as the location of an apparition of the Virgin Mary. She is believed to have appeared three times to a Belgian immigrant, Adele Brise, in 1859.

Champion

 

an athlete or team victorious in an official championship. The word is also applied by analogy to those who place first in a number of different sports events or in combined events, for example, in the Olympic Games and Spartakiads.

champion

(formerly) a warrior or knight who did battle for another, esp a king or queen, to defend their rights or honour
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Grand Champion Breeding Simmental went to Taylor Hale, and Reserve Champion Breeding Simmental went to Trevor Hale.
We are looking for champions like last year's Legal and General Lifetime Champion Jean Summerhayes who was nominated for the impact she has had with charity events in South Wales for more than 30 years.
1 -- color) ERIC "MIGHT MOUSE" AIKEN, former IBF featherweight champion (2 -- color) Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson, 40, has set up a tour to fight unknowns, and has also suggested a fight against a woman.
Four of the seven categories were won by Irish-trained horses with War Of Attrition the leading three-mile chaser, Newmill top over two miles and Hi Cloy the champion over two-and-a-half.
Not to worry, the champion of champions has lost bigger limbs before, including one in 1978 that was more than 6 feet in diameter and 140 feet long.
Large white: champion and reserve,PM Fowlie,Llanfaelog, Toe Croes,Anglesey; Welsh pigs: champion and reserve,PM Fowlie; British Landrace: champion, Geraint W Roberts, Brynsiencyn; reserve, DG Davies and daughter,Dryslwyn, Carmarthen; British Saddleback: champion, P M Fowlie; reserve,Geraint Roberts; Middle white: champion and reserve,Geoff Parker,Tarporley,Cheshire; Commercial: champion, PM Fowlie; reserve,Geraint Roberts; Champion of champions: champion, Geoff Parker (middle white); reserve,Geraint Roberts (BritishLandrace); Young handler: champion, Sian Roberts,Brynsiencyn; reserve, Douglas Fowlie,Llanfaelog,Toe Croes.
The individual's role as champion is informal, and thus will overlap with his/her formal role.
Gaye Webb, a hardware store owner, has lived along the river his whole life, and in 1981 organized the "Dead Pigeon River Council" to pressure Champion.
As yet, however, Champion has been unable to interest volcanologists.
BRAVE Inca, winner of the Smurfit Kappa Champion Hurdle, became the first recipient of the Anglo-Irish Horse of the Year Award yesterday.
The former state schoolboy champion is looking to match the four City titles won by his older brother, who was a two-time Daily News Wrestler of the Year.