matoaka matoaka

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  • (n) a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended the English at Jamestown and is said to have saved Captain John Smith's life (1595-1617)

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  • Voter turnout light in Athens, Bramwell, Matoaka and Oakvale

    ATHENS — Voter turnout in four Mercer County towns was light Tuesday with incumbents largely being re-elected, according to unofficial returns. For example, only 12 people voted in Matoaka where the incumbents were largely re-elected by 11 votes.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bluefield Daily Telegraph

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