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Old 10-04-2014, 11:47 PM   #44
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Transylvania County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina.. As of the 2010 census, the population was 33,090..Its county seat is Brevard..The county was formed in 1861 from parts of Henderson County and Jackson County. Its name is derived from the colonial Transylvania Company and has Latin origins: trans ("across") and silva ("woods")..The highest point, Chestnut Knob, 6,025 feet (1,836 m), lies northwest of the county seat Brevard..As of the census of 2000, there were 29,334 people, 12,320 households, and 8,660 families residing in the county..The county is divided into eight townships: Boyd, Brevard, Cathey's Creek, Dunn's Rock, Eastatoe, Gloucester, Hogback, and Little River..DuPont State Recreational Forest is a 10,000 acre (40 km²) tract, located in Henderson and Transylvania counties of North Carolina..Transylvania Regional Hospital (TRH), formerly known as Transylvania Community Hospital, is a Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations accredited 94-bed non-profit hospital. It was formed in 1933 and is located between downtown Brevard and the entrance to Pisgah National Forest in Transylvania County, North Carolina..Hospital facilities include a fully stocked blood bank..

The Mississippi River is the chief river of the largest drainage system in North America..Flowing entirely in the United States (though its drainage basin reaches into Canada), it rises in northern Minnesota and meanders slowly southwards for 2,340 miles (3,770 km) to the Mississippi River Delta at the Gulf of Mexico. With its many tributaries, the Mississippi's watershed drains all or parts of 31 US states and 2 Canadian provinces between the Rocky and Appalachian Mountains..On 27 August 1774, Richard Henderson, a judge from North Carolina, organized a land speculation company with a number of other prominent North Carolinians. Originally called "Richard Henderson and Company", the name was first changed to the "Louisa Company", and finally to the "Transylvania Company" on 6 January 1775..Transylvania is an unincorporated community in East Carroll Parish, Louisiana. As of the 2000 census, the population of Transylvania is 743..Transylvania is located at 32.66° North, 91.25° West (ZIP Code centroid). It is about 10 miles (16 km) south of Lake Providence on U.S. Highway 65... friend from Sesame Street, plus one friend from Sesame Street, equals two friends from Sesame Street! Ah, ha, ha!.. there’ll be open sesame for all of us..You're a clever little man little master of the universe, but mortals are weak and frail. If their stomach speaks, they forget their brain. If their brain speaks, they forget their heart...

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