blackwood blackwood  /b ˈlæ ˌkwʊd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) very dark wood of any of several blackwood trees
  2. (n) any of several hardwood trees yielding very dark-colored wood

News

  1. Future in football now the slam dunk for Rohan Blackwood

    This wasn’t the defining summer Rohan Blackwood envisioned when he was a freshman. Back then, ESPN touted him as one of the top 25 basketball prospects in the country. He towered over his classmates at 6-foot-4 and could already dunk. He figured he’d spend the final months before his senior year playing in Orlando or Atlanta or Las Vegas, in gyms packed with scouts ready to cement his big-time ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: St. Petersburg Times Home Team

  2. Science fun for kids at Bridgeton library

    DETAILS: Sciencetellers will help kickoff Bridgeton Public Library’s Summer Reading Program with the Bugs of Blackwood. They will use fire, gas, air pressure, chemicals and more to tell the story of one bug’s harrowing journey from certain doom to safety.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Daily Journal

  3. Nina Blackwood dishes on fellow VJs, John Waite and current state of MTV: 'I think it sucks!'

    In a quartet in which each personality was reaching for the brightest corner of the spotlight, original MTV veejay Nina Blackwood might have stolen the show in the new tell-all book, VJ: The Unplugged Adventures of MTV's First Wave . In the book, Nina details her many celebrity would-be suitors (John Taylor! Joe Cocker!) and the …
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Tampa Bay Times

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