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Synonyms for Spotsylvania

a village in northeastern Virginia where battles were fought during the American Civil War

a battle between the armies of Grant and Lee during the Wilderness Campaign

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US communications holding company AT&T (NYSE:T) announced on Wednesday the expansion of its 4G LTE network in Stafford county and Spotsylvania county in Northern Virginia.
Information and IT company Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) on Thursday announced the receipt of a USD19m contract from the Spotsylvania county, Virginia, to replace the county's existing public safety radio system with one that improves its coverage area and is based on the latest technology standards.
disappeared from his home in Spotsylvania County, Virginia.
AP) -- Repairs will begin in April on an academic building at the Spotsylvania County campus of Germanna Community College that was damaged in an earthquake in August.
Spotsylvania (Virginia) Public Schools use Aventa Learning by [K.
In Spotsylvania County, VA, some students are only getting 15 minutes for recess, says a post on the WJLA-TV ABC 7 Newsite (9/15/09).
6 MILLIONS OF DOLLARS that Fredericksburg Spotsylvania National Military Park generates each year for local economies in eastern Virginia.
Rock Harper, 30, an executive chef from weirdly-named Spotsylvania, will go head-to-head with Bonnie Muirhead, a 26-year-old nanny and personal cook from Los Angeles.
His letters chronicle his observations at the Peninsula and Wilderness Campaigns, as well as at the battles of Second Bull Run, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg and Spotsylvania.
This is the definite history of a confederate military unit that fought throughout the Civil War including action at Seven Pines, with Stonewall Jackson at Cedar Mountain, at the Second Battle of Manassa, at Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, and finally, at Fort Gregg at the final gasp of military action.
The donations went to the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank, which provides meals to residents in Fredericksburg and the surrounding counties of Caroline, King George, Stafford, and Spotsylvania.
Edward Houck, a Spotsylvania County Democrat, remarked, "If there's one thing that we've learned from [this bill], it should be this: There are some things we should just stay away from.
One of Tod's ancestors, Union General John Sedgwick, is memorialized on the battlefield at Spotsylvania, Virginia where he was killed by a confederate sniper, according to legend just after saying, "Don't worry, they couldn't hit an elephant at this dist--.
The round that we collected there is a match to the rounds that were used here in Maryland and also in DC,' said Major Howard Smith, of the Spotsylvania County, Virginia, sheriff's office.