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An independent city of southern Virginia on the Dan River near the North Carolina border. Founded in 1793, it was the last capital of the Confederacy in 1865.
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(ˈdæn vɪl)

a city in S Virginia. 53,400.
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ENPNewswire-September 3, 2019--Meggitt invests for further growth through facility expansion in Danville, Kentucky
After avoiding elimination with an 11-8 win over Danville Post 210 in the first game Tuesday, Barrington dropped an 8-inning 6-4 decision to Danville in the winner-take-all final.
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The global big-box furniture store, known for its Swedish meatballs and sometimes incomprehensible assembly instructions, said raw material costs were too high compared to plants in Europe meaning prices at the plant in the southern Virginia town of Danville were "significantly higher."
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Danville, KY, May 16, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Air Hydro Power is pleased to announce the addition of Eric Ellsworth as a new sales representative in the Danville, Kentucky area.
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has acquired Danville Materials, LLC a manufacturer of restorative consumables and small equipment for the dental market, from Inverness Graham Investments, the company said.
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