Blacksburg

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Blacksburg a university town in southwestern Virginia (west of Roanoke) in the Allegheny Mountains
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Usage

In literature:

Gift of Dr. Frank Horsfall, Blacksburg, Virginia.
"Agricultural Implements and Machines in the Collection of the National Museum of History and Technology" by John T. Schlebecker
Blacksburg, Virginia, on the 1st of June 1807.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 5" by Various
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In news:

Derick Gregory Wilson is facing charges in connection with a pipe bomb explosion in Blacksburg, Va. New leads in Eastern Shore arsons.
A mobile-application developer based in Austin, Texas, announced Tuesday that it plans to open a small office in Blacksburg.
(AP) — Mobile solutions company Atomic Axis plans to open a satellite office in downtown Blacksburg.
There is a new attitude when it comes to hoops in Blacksburg.
Of all the shows I've attended at Cain's Ballroom I can't recall an opening act as well received as Blacksburg, Virginia's Wild Nothing.
Virginia Tech wide receiver Corey Fuller (83) celebrates a touchdown with cornerback Kyle Fuller (17) and fullback Joey Phillips (45) during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Florida State in Blacksburg, Va.
Mike's Grill owner Varelos was long a fixture in Blacksburg.
Mikel Wayne Hare , 54, of Pulaski, passed away Sunday, Sept 9, 2012, at LewisGale Hospital-Montgomery in Blacksburg.
It has four homes throughout Blacksburg, Christiansburg and Radford.
A Blacksburg engineering instrumentation company, plans to hire 40 people and build a new, $2.2 million headquarters and manufacturing center in Christiansburg.
Cherokee County Coroner Dennis Fowler says Wendy Panther of Blacksburg was electrocuted while cutting the grass Friday afternoon.
Blacksburg road work to impact Main Street starting Monday.
Town of Blacksburg news release WSLS-TV 10 Published: December 09, 2012.
Robert Stonefield, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Blacksburg, Va.
Cassell Coliseum, Blacksburg, VA. Tomlin 15 Pts, 5 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl.
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In science:

The study shows that the evidence in these four sites is consistent with earlier findings in Blacksburg, Virginia (Kavanaugh, 2000; Patterson and Kavanaugh, 2001; Kavanaugh and Patterson, 2001) and other studies of early innovation adopters (Rogers, 1983; Kohut, 1999; Valente, 1995, among others).
Civic Engagement among Early Internet Adopters: Trend or Phase?
Kavanaugh (Eds.) Community Networks: Lessons from Blacksburg, Virginia (revised edition).
Civic Engagement among Early Internet Adopters: Trend or Phase?
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, USA. Venard, C. M. P. (2006). The development of colletotrichum graminicola inside maize stalk tissues.
Results of Evolution Supervised by Genetic Algorithms
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