Calhoun County is a county in the U. S. state of West Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 7,627, its county seat is Grantsville. The county was founded in 1856 and named for South Carolina politician John C. Calhoun. According to the U. S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 281 square miles, of which 279 square miles is land and 1.4 square miles is water. In 1863, West Virginia's counties were divided into civil townships, with the intention of encouraging local government; this proved impractical in the rural state, in 1872 the townships were converted into magisterial districts. Calhoun County was divided into five districts: Centre, Sheridan and Washington. Between 1980 and 1990, the county was reorganized into five new magisterial districts: District 1, District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5. U. S. Highway 33/U. S. Highway 119 West Virginia Route 5 West Virginia Route 16 Ritchie County Gilmer County Braxton County Clay County Roane County Wirt County As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 7,627 people, 3,268 households, 2,178 families living in the county.
The population density was 27.3 inhabitants per square mile. There were 3,963 housing units at an average density of 14.2 per square mile. The racial makeup of the county was 98.4% white, 0.3% American Indian, 0.2% black or African American, 0.2% Asian, 0.2% from other races, 0.7% from two or more races. Those of Hispanic or Latino origin made up 0.7% of the population. In terms of ancestry, 22.4% were German, 21.3% were Irish, 7.7% were American, 7.3% were English, 5.7% were Dutch. Of the 3,268 households, 26.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.7% were married couples living together, 9.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 33.4% were non-families, 28.5% of all households were made up of individuals. The average household size was 2.33 and the average family size was 2.80. The median age was 45.1 years. The median income for a household in the county was $26,922 and the median income for a family was $34,897. Males had a median income of $32,229 versus $20,707 for females.
The per capita income for the county was $17,121. About 13.2% of families and 20.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 35.0% of those under age 18 and 6.6% of those age 65 or over. As of the census of 2000, there were 7,582 people, 3,071 households, 2,201 families living in the county; the population density was 27 people per square mile. There were 3,848 housing units at an average density of 14 per square mile; the racial makeup of the county was 98.91% White, 0.11% Black or African American, 0.30% Native American, 0.11% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.13% from other races, 0.44% from two or more races. 0.55% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. There were 3,071 households out of which 28.90% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.00% were married couples living together, 10.30% had a female householder with no husband present, 28.30% were non-families. 24.90% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.30% had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older.
The average household size was 2.46 and the average family size was 2.91. In the county, the population was spread out with 22.40% under the age of 18, 8.00% from 18 to 24, 25.90% from 25 to 44, 27.10% from 45 to 64, 16.70% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 99.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.30 males. The median income for a household in the county was $21,578, the median income for a family was $26,701. Males had a median income of $25,609 versus $14,304 for females; the per capita income for the county was $11,491. About 19.10% of families and 25.10% of the population were below the poverty line, including 29.40% of those under age 18 and 24.90% of those age 65 or over. Calhoun County is a secessionist and Democratic county, which never voted Republican between the first Reconstruction election and Dwight D. Eisenhower’s landslide win in 1956. Since it has followed the statewide results of West Virginia, from Democratic-leaning to Republican bastion in the twenty-first century.
Calhoun County is home to four public parks: The Upper West Fork Park in Chloe on West Virginia Route 16, the West Fork Park in Arnoldsburg on U. S. Route 33, Mt. Zion Park on West Virginia Route 16, Calhoun County Park on West Virginia Route 16. Calhoun is home to the annual West Virginia Wood Festival, the West Virginia Molasses Festival in September. Calhoun County was home to one of the last 500 drive-in theaters in the nation, now closed. Calhoun has one of the largest genealogy collections in the state, housed at Calhoun County Library; the library is home to the "West Virginia Room" which includes books on West Virginia and by West Virginians. Grantsville District 1 District 2 District 3 District 4 District 5 The Calhoun Chronicle and The Grantsville News National Register of Historic Places listings in Calhoun County, West Virginia Stumptown Wildlife Management Area USS Calhoun County The Hur Herald Calhoun County Committee On Aging Two-Lane Livin' Magazine Recreation in Calhoun County Little Kanawha Area Development Corporation Calhoun County Geocaches WV Wood Festival Upper West Fork Park & VFD Heartwood in the Hills General Highway Map of northern Calhoun County, prepared by WV Dept. of Transportation General Highway Map of southern Calhoun County, prepared by WV Dept. of Transportation
Mount Ossa, alternative Kissavos, is a mountain in the Larissa regional unit, in Thessaly, Greece. It is 1,978 metres high and is located between Pelion to the south and Olympus to the north, separated from the latter by the Vale of Tempe. In Greek mythology, the Aloadaes are said to have attempted to pile Mount Pelion on top of Mount Ossa in their attempt to scale Olympus. Ossa cave List of European ultra prominent peaks Greek Mountain Flora "Óros Óssa, Greece" on Peakbagger This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Chisholm, Hugh, ed.. "Pelion". Encyclopædia Britannica. Cambridge University Press; this article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Chisholm, Hugh, ed.. "Ossa". Encyclopædia Britannica. Cambridge University Press
Beartooth is an American hardcore punk band formed by Caleb Shomo in Columbus, Ohio in 2012. They have been signed to Red Bull Records since 2013, their debut EP Sick was released on July 26, 2013, followed by their debut full-length album Disgusting on June 10, 2014. Their second album Aggressive was released on June 3, 2016, their third album Disease was released on September 28, 2018. Caleb Shomo began writing Beartooth songs while he was still in Attack Attack!. His project was called "Noise," but was switched to Beartooth upon realization the name was taken, he named the band after Bear Tooth Court. Shomo has stated that Beartooth was supposed to be a mere distraction while he was still a member of Attack Attack! and nothing beyond that, having no intentions to record or play live music. He recruited guitarist Taylor Lumley, bassist Nick Reed, drummer Brandon Mullins for live performances. Shomo said that "Set Me on Fire" was the first Beartooth song written, followed by "I Have a Problem".
These songs, as well as "Go Be the Voice" and "Pick Your Poison", were released online in December 2012. After uploading a live music video for "I Have a Problem", Beartooth announced a string of one-off dates that brought them right into fans living rooms in the Midwest, following the buzz surrounding the band's live performance in the "I Have a Problem" live video, they were featured on the entire 2015 tour. On June 7, 2013, Shomo announced, they released their debut EP Sick for free on their website on July 26, 2013, with Shomo singing and playing all instruments on the record. On August 17, 2013, the band released a video for "I Have a Problem", not to be confused with the earlier live version. On December 18, 2013, the band were confirmed for the Warped Tour 2014. On November 14, the band released a music video for the song "Go Be the Voice". On January 6, 2014, Kamron Bradbury of City Lights was announced as the new rhythm guitarist. In early 2014, Nick Reed left Beartooth and was replaced with Oshie Bichar of City Lights for a U.
S. tour with Memphis May Fire throughout March. On April 29, 2014, Beartooth released a live music video for their new song, "Dead" set to appear on their forthcoming album, Disgusting. On May 13, 2014, it was announced through Facebook the release date for the debut full-length album, Disgusting, as June 10, 2014, along with its track listing; the first single for the album was released on the same day, titled "Beaten In Lips", along with its music video. The album was available to stream online a day before its release; as with Beartooth's debut EP, Shomo sung and played all instruments on Disgusting, except for "In Between", co-produced by John Feldmann. Beartooth participated in the Warped Tour 2014 throughout July to early August in order to promote the album. In Europe they embarked on their first headlining tour while it was announced that they would tour as support to Pierce the Veil and Sleeping With Sirens. In August it was announced that they would be headlining in their first North America tour throughout October with support acts Vanna, Sirens & Sailors and Alive Like Me.
In February 2015 they toured the United Kingdom in support of Don Broco, We Are the In Crowd and Bury Tomorrow as part of that year's Kerrang! Tour. In March Beartooth will tour across America in a series of'DIY venues' and house shows some of which are secret, with support act Ghost Key, stating that it is a means of giving back to their fans and that they love the experience performing in a house, much like how the band first toured. In May the band's single'I Have a Problem' was a confirmed track for the then-upcoming game Guitar Hero Live. From May and early June they toured the UK with support from The Color Morale and Dead Harts performing at the Slam Dunk and Download festivals, it was made known by Caleb Shomo that the band are working on new material via his Instagram in August, however a release date was not mentioned. In August the band performed at Reading and Leeds supporting heavy metal band Slipknot along with Suicidal Tendencies in North America and Canada in October, toured as a headline act in the UK in November.
On April Fools' Day the band released a "swingcore jazz" version of their song "Dead" as a prank to fans stating that it was brand new material, however they did state that the albums recording had finished in March and would be released this year. On April 4 the band announced that they had parted ways with their drummer Brandon Mullins on good terms and wished the best for him, they assured fans that this would not interfere with upcoming tours; the band will be touring as headline act from early March to mid May with a variety of support acts. On April 16, 2016, it was leaked that Beartooth will release Aggressive on June 3; the band confirmed the album title and premiered its title track on Sirius XM's Octane channel that day. Beartooth's third album has been completed as of June 23, 2018, is scheduled for a release date in mid to late 2018. In April 2018, guitarist Taylor Lumley departed the band to pursue other avenues, his replacement was announced in June 2018 with ex-Like Moths to Flames guitarist Zach Huston joining Beartooth full time.
It was announced session/studio drummer Connor Denis had joined the band as
Jebel Dosha is a sandstone promontory right beside the Nile, on the western river bank between Soleb and Sedeinga in Northern State in Sudan. It features a rock-cut chapel of Thutmose III, similar to the contemporary Temple of Ellesyia as well as several stelae and rock inscriptions of New Kingdom date; the rock-cut chapel, which overlooks the Nile, contains lost inscriptions and wall-decoration of Thutmose III. In the back wall of the chapel there are three disfigured seated statues. In the early Ramesside period several stelae commissioned by the Viceroy of Kush Amenemopet, were added. One of the stelae shows Seti I making an offering to the gods Khnum and Anket. Several groups of striding figures are carved into the jebel rock
The New Zealand Plant Conservation Network is a non-governmental organisation devoted to the protection and restoration of New Zealand's indigenous plant life, including vascular plants, liverworts and lichens. The Network has a worldwide membership; the Network was established as a mechanism to aid the implementation of the New Zealand Biodiversity Strategy and the Global strategy for plant conservation. Members include botanists, non-governmental organisations, research institutes such as universities, private businesses, botanic gardens, schools and local government employees, members of the public, ecological restoration programmes, private landowners. AimsThe Network has a vision that "no indigenous species of plant will become extinct nor be placed at risk of extinction as a result of human action or indifference, that the rich and unique plant life of New Zealand will be recognised and restored"; the Network works to disseminate indigenous plant information via its website and publications.
ActivitiesSince the Network was founded it has built a plant conservation website that stores information about all indigenous and naturalised plants in New Zealand, established a national seed bank for threatened plants, developed a plant conservation training programme for Māori. PublicationsThe Network publishes Trilepidea, their monthly newsletter, has published checklists of New Zealand indigenous vascular plants and naturalised plants. Plant conservation awards are given annually by the Network. New Zealand Plant Conservation Network website
Wonder Wheels is a Saturday morning animated series produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions that aired as a 5-minute segment on The Skatebirds from September 10, 1977, to January 21, 1978, on CBS. In the fall of 1979, Wonder Wheels continued to air on The Skatebirds when the show returned to CBS in a shortened half-hour version on Sunday mornings until January 25, 1981. In the late 1980s, it resurfaced in a different syndicated half-hour version of The Skatebirds on USA Cartoon Express and on Cartoon Network, Boomerang and as an interstitial segment between shows. A 17-year-old high school journalist named Willie Wheeler and his girlfriend Dooley Lawrence solve crimes with the help of his superhero motorcycle Wonder Wheels. Whenever Willie goes into action, he utters his catchphrase: "This looks like a job for Won-won-won-won-won-won-won-won-won-won-won-won-wonder Wheels!" and at the press of a button, Willie's beat-up motorcycle transforms into a pimped out version with a mind of its own. Micky Dolenz – Willie Wheeler/Wonder Wheels Susan Davis – Dooley Lawrence Executive Producers: William Hanna, Joseph Barbera Produced by: Terry Morse Jr.
Creative Producer: Iwao Takamoto Associate Producer: Neil Balnaves Animation: Sue Speak, Cecil Collins, Rodney D'Silva, Dick Dunn, Peter Eastment, John Ellis, Warwick Gilbert, Gerald Grabner, Sebastian Hurpia, Greg Ingram, Richard Jones, Cynthia Leech, Paul McAdam, Henry Neville, Ray Nowland, Di Rudder, Michael Stapleton, John Tych, Kaye Watts Animation Directors: Charles A. Nichols, Chris Cuddington Assistant Animation Supervisor: Paul Maron Story: Kathy Colburn, Tom Dagenais, Dill Dailey, Dianne Dixon, Kari Oaurs, Andy Heyward, Chris Jenkyns, Mark Jones, Joan Maurer, Michael Maurer, Norman Maurer, Jack Mendelsohn, Howie Post, Cliff Roberts, Sandy Sandifer Story Editors: Norman Maurer, Sid Morse Story Direction: Alvaro Arce, Carl Fallberg, Cullen Houghtaling, Mike O'Connor, Don Sheppard, George Singer, Karren Wright Editors: Peter Berger, Warner Leighton, Peter Jennings Supervising Film Editor: Dick Elliott Assistant Film Editor: Barry Gold Recording Director: Wally Burr Graphics: Iraj Paran Musical Director: Hoyt Curtin Musical Supervision: Paul DeKorte Character Design: Bob Singer, Norman Maurer, Lew Ott, George Wheeler Layout Supervision: Steve Lumley Layout: Bob Fosbry, Terry Moesker, Joe Shearer, Mike Trebert Backgrounds: Richard Zaloudek, Milan Zahorsky, Jerry Liew, Michael King-Prince, Peter Connell, Ken Wright, Michael Chojecki, Lesley Nicholl Animation Checking: Narelle Nixon Xerography: Ellen Bayley Ink and Paint Supervision: Narelle Derrick Production Managers: R. J. Louis, James Cranston Production Coordinator: Tobi Singleton Production Supervision: Doug Patterson, Mark D'Arcy-Irvine, Adrienne Smith Art Director: Kirk Axtell Script Supervisors: Mary Jane Ferguson, Lester Hoyle Sound Direction: Richard Olson, Bill Getty Sound Mixers: Manuel Topoto, James Pilcher Animation Photography: Terry Smith, Carole Laird, Mark D'Arcy-Irvine, Kieren Mulgrew, Tom Epperson Dubbing Supervision: Pat Foley Negative Consultant: William E. DeBoer Post Production Supervision: Joed Eaton A HANNA-BARBERA PRODUCTION © 1977 Hanna-Barbera Productions, Inc.
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