Rolla


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Rolla

(rŏl`ə), city (1990 pop. 14,090), seat of Phelps co., S central Mo.; inc. 1861. It is a regional center for a livestock and farming area of the Ozarks. Apparel, roof and floor trusses, chemicals, cabinets, and limestone are manufactured and there are wineries nearby. The Univ. of Missouri has a campus in the city, and the U.S. Geological Survey Mid-Continent Mapping Center and the headquarters of the Mark Twain National Forest are also there. Caves and springs abound in the area.
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You remind me of the heroes of the French romantic poets, Rolla and Fortunio and all those other insatiable gentlemen for whom nothing in this world was handsome enough.
With junior Alexis Davis and sophomore Bridget Rolla each netting career highs and scoring all 8 points of an 8-0 run to close out the first period with a 16-7 lead, the Mustangs held off a couple of strong runs by Niles West before putting away a 65-51 triumph.
The office is located at 810 North Pine Street in Rolla, Mo.
Sharjah Bridges at Sonapur, King Faisal, Crystal Plaza, Rolla Tunnel, Sharjah Golf and Shooting Club, Ajman border, Airport, BMW, Al Qusais; hoardings at Al Nahda, Bukhatair, Al Khan, Damas; wall banners at Rolla Mall; lampposts on Al Ittihad Street, Al Wahda Street; unipoles at Al Khan, National Paint; vinyl wraps on Sharjah Taxis, Sharjah Bus.
Rock N Rolla qualifies on all three counts in division one of the Barclays Bank Supporting The Ayrshire Hospice Handicap 2.
The deceased and his sister were crossing the road, which lacked zebra crossing, when they were run over by the speeding driver heading towards Rolla.
Registered Professional Nurses (RNs) from Crawford, Dent, Laclede, Phelps, and Pulaski counties have met in Rolla and surrounding areas since the 1950's,or earlier, as the Missouri Nurses Association District 17 (MONA District 17).
Sharjah Al Rolla Square is currently being developed into a park equipped with fountains and lagoons that will be open to the public by 2012, a senior municipality official announced yesterday.
Of the 65 submissions, a three person panel of third-party judges chose the following recipients: Kiwanis Club of Rolla, in cooperation with Boy Scout Troop 71 in Rolla; Osnabrock Barley Hall; Over 55 Club of Max, in cooperation with Max Library; Bowbells Fire Department, and Mott Volunteer Fire Brigade.
Missouri S&T University, Rolla, MO, is offering three coatings courses this spring and summer.
I live on Rolla road, Bur Dubai and I am going slowly insane through sleep deprivation.
Cheng is affiliated with the University of Missouri- Rolla.