appalachian appalachian  /ˌæ pə ˈleɪ tʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Appalachia
  2. (adj) in or relating to Appalachia

News

  1. Deckerville woman treks Appalachian Trail

    BY CAROL SEIFFERLEIN features editor Deckerville graduate Katelyn Stutterheim, who is walking the Appalachian Trail this summer, has reached Virginia. The Appalachian Trail is a 2,184 mile long public footpath through the Appalachian Mountains. read more
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Sanilac County News

  2. Appalachian Trail Conservancy's executive director resigns

    Mark Wenger, executive director and CEO of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy, has announced his resignation effective July 1.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Knoxville News Sentinel

  3. Southern Appalachian Labor School to host festival

    The Southern Appalachian Labor School (SALS) will host its 22nd annual Juneteenth Solidarity Festival Saturday.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Register-Herald

Quotes

  1. "I ran the Senate like a stern parent," Byrd wrote in his memoir published last year, "Child of the Appalachian Coalfields."
    on Jun 11, 2006 By: Robert Byrd Source: Seattle Times

  2. "There's nothing that can keep me down," Carr said in his post-game press conference. "Not a loss to Appalachian State, not a loss to Oregon, not a hundred losses, and not the loss of my job. And I think the same can be said for our team...
    on Sep 9, 2007 By: Lloyd Carr Source: USA Today

  3. "I wanted to do something that focuses on an idea rather than a place," Ma said in an interview. "Like Appalachian music or Brazilian or tango or the Silk Road, we were going to faraway regions. But then there are other things that join us...
    on Oct 3, 2008 By: Yo-Yo Ma Source: International Herald Tribune

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