charleston charleston  /ˈtʃɑrl stən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) state capital of West Virginia in the central part of the state on the Kanawha river
  2. (n) a port city in southeastern South Carolina
  3. (n) an American ballroom dance in syncopated rhythm; popular early in the 20th century
  4. (v) dance the Charleston

News

  1. Charleston firm gets Army solar project

    Charleston-based Hannah Solar Government Services received a $584,000 contract to build a solar power system at a military base in New Jersey, the company announced Monday.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Charleston Regional Business Journal

  2. Charleston Wreck 06/12/13 (3)

    CHARLESTON (JG-TC) — A local resident was hurt late Wednesday afternoon when the mower he was operating went into a ravine. SULLIVAN – Watching “Fiddler on the Roof” at The Little Theatre on the Square is like seeing long-lost old friends.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Journal Gazette & Times-Courier

  3. Charleston Wreck 06/12/13 (2)

    CHARLESTON (JG-TC) — A local resident was hurt late Wednesday afternoon when the mower he was operating went into a ravine. SULLIVAN – Watching “Fiddler on the Roof” at The Little Theatre on the Square is like seeing long-lost old friends.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Journal Gazette & Times-Courier

Quotes

  1. "Nine brave, heroic, courageous firefighters of the city of Charleston have perished fighting fire in a most courageous and fearless manner, carrying out their duties," Charleston Mayor Joseph P. Riley said at a morning news conference. "To...
    on Jun 19, 2007 By: Joseph P Riley Jr Source: Forbes

  2. "These firefighters were true heroes who demonstrated great skill and courage. Their unwavering commitment to their neighbors and to the city of Charleston is an inspiration to all Americans," President George W. Bush said in a statement issued...
    on Jun 18, 2007 By: President Bush Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "The bottom line is we must persevere; we must not surrender; we must not quit and run away. God bless our troops and everyone involved in the 'No Surrender' rally there in Charleston," Bush said, according to a transcript of the video provided...
    on Sep 18, 2007 By: George HW Bush Source: USA Today

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