jamestown jamestown  /ˈdʒeɪmz ˌtaʊn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a former village on the James River in Virginia to the north of Norfolk; site of the first permanent English settlement in America in 1607

News

  1. Jamestown Grass Fire

    Jamestown, CA -- There is a grass fire in the Jamestown area. CAL Fire reports that it is in the area of O'Neil Court and Peppermint Creek Road. It is about two acres in size. Crews are battling
    on June 15, 2013     Source: MyMotherLode.com

  2. Jamestown head men's soccer coach resigns

    Jamestown College says that men's head soccer coach Phillip Bohn is leaving the school.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KXMA-TV Dickinson

  3. Jamestown homeowner loses fight against right of way

    Jamestown homeowner loses fight against right of way
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Providence Journal

Quotes

  1. "As we celebrate the 400th anniversary of Jamestown to honor the beginnings of our democracy, it is a chance to renew our commitment to help others around the world realize the great blessings of liberty," Bush said.
    on May 13, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Washington Post

  2. "A lot of us have lost the dignity that our community has shown from Jamestown to now," said Sharpton.
    on Feb 10, 2007 By: Al Sharpton Source: Washington Post

  3. In a statement, Kaine said: "This Royal visit speaks to the importance of Jamestown to both of our countries, reaffirms the strong, historic ties between our nations, and demonstrates a mutual commitment to reinforce these connections as we go...
    on Mar 21, 2007 By: Tim Kaine Source: Florida Times-Union

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