Volunteer State

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Noun1.Volunteer State - a state in east central United StatesVolunteer State - a state in east central United States
battle of Chattanooga, Chattanooga - in the American Civil War (1863) the Union armies of Hooker, Thomas, and Sherman under the command of Ulysses S. Grant won a decisive victory over the Confederate Army under Braxton Bragg
battle of Pittsburgh Landing, battle of Shiloh, Shiloh - the second great battle of the American Civil War (1862); the battle ended with the withdrawal of Confederate troops but it was not a Union victory
Great Smoky Mountains National Park - a national park in Tennessee and North Carolina that includes the highest mountain in the eastern United States
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
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
Chattanooga - a city in eastern Tennessee
Columbia - a town in west central Tennessee
Jackson - a town in western Tennessee
Johnson City - a town in northeastern Tennessee
Knoxville - a city in eastern Tennessee on the Tennessee River
Memphis - largest city of Tennessee; located in southwestern Tennessee on bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River
capital of Tennessee, Nashville - capital of the state of Tennessee; located in the north central part of the state on the Cumberland River; known for country music
Clinch River - a river that rises in southwestern Virginia and flows generally southwestward across eastern Tennessee to the Tennessee River
Cumberland River, Cumberland - a river that rises in southeastern Kentucky and flows westward through northern Tennessee to become a tributary of the Ohio River in southwestern Kentucky
Tennessee River, Tennessee - a river formed by the confluence of two other rivers near Knoxville; it follows a U-shaped course to become a tributary of the Ohio River in western Kentucky
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Addie Harris - Cookeville, TN; attending Volunteer State Community College
"Tennessee is a special place, and it has been a distinct privilege and honor to have served the Volunteer State," McPeak said.
The Volunteer State transfer hit .316 and stole 29 bases--second in the MVC only to teammate Connor Kopach.
Prior to joining Reliant, her leadership skills guided branch development at Volunteer State Bank and Ascend Federal Credit Union.
Glenn, who has 25 years of experience in banking, finance and lending, has most recently led branch development at Volunteer State Bank and Ascend Federal Credit Union.
Originally from Guatemala and now residing in Nashville, six of Reyes' last seven bouts have taken place in the Volunteer State.
Attendees of the Volunteer State College (Tenn.) Foundation Harvest Moon Soiree will need to figure out their song requests.
Brown, a small business owner herself, represents the thousands of New Hampshire citizens who serve on boards and give their time to the not-for-profit sector, which is so important in providing services in this largely volunteer state.
If you count yourself among them, and you're trying to figure out a way to help the displaced people, hurting wildlife and suffering businesses in the Volunteer State, read on for ideas from outlets like (http://www.local8now.com/content/news/Gatlinburg-wildfire-relief-How-you-can-help-403572686.html) WVLT  and (http://www.tennessean.com/story/news/crime/2016/11/29/gatlintburg-pigeon-forge-fires-how-help/94592030/) the Tennessean.
He has been serving as the SPP volunteer state advisor in Wisconsin and has a key role in growing Wisconsin into one of the largest SPP member-states in the country.

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