Magnolia State

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Noun1.Magnolia State - a state in the Deep South on the gulf of MexicoMagnolia State - a state in the Deep South on the gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate States during the American Civil War
siege of Vicksburg, Vicksburg - a decisive battle in the American Civil War (1863); after being besieged for nearly seven weeks the Confederates surrendered
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Gulf States - a region of the United States comprising states bordering the Gulf of Mexico; Alabama and Florida and Louisiana and Mississippi and Texas
Confederacy, Confederate States, Confederate States of America, Dixie, Dixieland, South - the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
South - the region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line
Deep South - the southeastern region of the United States: South Carolina and Georgia and Alabama and Mississippi and Louisiana; prior to the American Civil War all these states produced cotton and permitted slavery
Biloxi - an old town in southern Mississippi on the Gulf of Mexico
Columbus - a town in eastern Mississippi near the border with Alabama
Greenville - a town in western Mississippi on the Mississippi River to the north of Vicksburg
Hattiesburg - a town in southeast Mississippi
capital of Mississippi, Jackson - capital of the state of Mississippi on the Pearl River
Meridian - a town in eastern Mississippi
Natchez - a town in southwest Mississippi on the Mississippi River
Tupelo - a town in northeast Mississippi
Vicksburg - a town in western Mississippi on bluffs above the Mississippi River to the west of Jackson; focus of an important campaign during the American Civil War as the Union fought to control the Mississippi River and so to cut the Confederacy into two halves
Pearl River - a river in Mississippi that flows southward to the Gulf of Mexico
Tombigbee, Tombigbee River - a river that rises in northeastern Mississippi and flows southward through western Alabama to join the Alabama River and form the Mobile River
Yazoo, Yazoo River - a river that rises in west central Mississippi and flows southwest to empty into the Mississippi River above Vicksburg
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30) Commenting on black veterans' loan opportunities in the Magnolia State, Wright succinctly summarized: "To Negro veterans in Mississippi getting a G.
As part of Interlink Publishing's On-the-Road Histories series, which links the 50 states of the union to their colorful past, Mississippi covers the history of the Magnolia State from the settling of the Chickasaw, Choctaw and Natchez tribes to the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.
com, Balko traveled to the Magnolia State and came away with a terrifying tale of overzealous cops, courtroom blunders, and well-intentioned screw-ups that have resulted in what can only be called a miscarriage of justice.
Thanks to their work and the support of the Mississippi Congressional delegation and community leaders, business, government, military and leisure travelers in the Magnolia State will continue to have a direct link to our nation's capital and connections to other destinations throughout the East Coast.
The timeless practice of fox hunting is alive and strong in the Magnolia State.
s downtown airport, the flight will provide customers in the Magnolia State with connections to other destinations throughout the East Coast.
You have spoken and shared with us your favorite spots to grab a bite to eat, find a special outfit, or visit around the Magnolia State.
Without new reforms, higher insurance premiums, frivolous lawsuits, and threats to entrepreneurs and small business will be all too common in the Magnolia State.
Area Atlantans converge on Chastain Park for the Mississippi Society of Georgia's annual event celebrating the Magnolia State.
Principals Stacy Bick and Rebecca Johnson are offering all residents of the Magnolia state an annual membership to http://www.
Damaged automobiles accounted for most of the claims, as insurers paid out more than $25 million in the Magnolia State, according to the insurance department.
In February 2014, Mississippi First, the Women's Foundation of Mississippi, and the Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (SIECUS) released Sexuality Education in Mississippi: Progress in the Magnolia State, a new report that details the enormous amount of progress made in educating the young people of that state.