galena galena  /ɡə ˈli nə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) soft blue-grey mineral; lead sulfide; a major source of lead

Usage(s):

  • The World War II equivalent of the homemade crystal set (circa 1920) with its galena rock and cat's whisker, turned up in force on the Anzio Beachhead.

News

  1. Galena garage sale

    A garage sale and barbecue will be held Saturday at the Harper Building on Geist Road for victims of the Galena flood. U A F's College of Rural and Community Development and Interior-Aleutians Campus have received an overwhelming amount of contributions for the sale, and need volunteers to help sort and organize it through Saturday. A barbeque along with bake sale will also be on the agenda for ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KTVF Fairbanks

  2. Galena school bus collides with another vehicle

    A Galena school bus collided with another vehicle on Highway 160 this morning. No students were on board. Spokane, Mo. -- A Galena school bus collided with another vehicle on Highway 160 this morning. No students were on board. The driver of the other vehilce suffered moderate injuries and was taken by ambulance to Cox Hospital in Springfield. The driver of the bus was not hurt. Police are ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KY3 Springfield

  3. Galena Creek presents cowboy poetry at Campfire Friday

    Cowboy Poetry is the topic of Galena Creek Visitor Center's first Friday night campfire of the year from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Friday at 18250 Mount Rose Highway.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reno Gazette-Journal

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