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  www.ci.smyrna.ga.us
n Friday, August 17 the City of Smyrna took another step toward preserving and promoting Smyrna's urban forest when Mayor A. Max Bacon signed the grant and the City of Smyrna received $10,000 in cost-share funding through the Georgia Forestry Commission’s (GFC) Urban & Community Forestry Grant Program.
The purpose of the Smyrna project is to inventory the existing City urban forest. 
- Water Ban - To report violations of the water use restrictions in Smyrna call 770-319-5338 during normal business hours and 770-434-6666 after hours and on weekends.
www.ci.smyrna.ga.us   (654 words)

  
  Smyrna clipper ship
The Smyrna a 1,305-ton vessel of the Aberdeen White star line built in 1876 was laden with general cargo when she had left London bound for Sydney.
The Smyrna would be seen to make good progress on her way under full sail as she passed St Catherine's point on the Isle of Wight.
With general cargo estimated at £43,000 English pounds and a the vessel itself £11,000 the High court of the Admiralty decided that the 'Moto' was solely at blame for the collision awarding the Smyrna's owners G.Thompson and Co a sum not exceeding a total of £55,811 in compensation.
www.deepimage.co.uk /wrecks/smyrna/Smyrna_mainpages/smyrna_mainpage.htm   (1458 words)

  
  Smyrna (BiblePlaces.com)
Smyrna was the second city to receive a letter from the apostle John in the book of Revelation.
Smyrna in Ancient Times (Republic of Turkey, Ministry of Culture) Examines the history of the city from the mythical stories of its beginnings to the destruction of its monuments by earthquake.
Pictures of Modern Smyrna (ourfatherlutheran.net) Demonstrate the proximity of the modern city to the ruins of its ancient past.
www.bibleplaces.com /smyrna.htm   (502 words)

  
  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Smyrna, Tennessee
Smyrna is the location of a very large manufacturing facility for the Japanese automobile manufacturer Nissan, and has been since 1982.
Smyrna is said to have been a city of the autochthonous Leleges before the Greek colonists settled in the coast of Asia Minor.
Smyrna possessed two harbours, the outer, which was simply the open roadstead of the gulf, and the inner, which was a small basin, with a narrow entrance, partially filled up by Timur in 1402.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Smyrna%2C-Tennessee   (3168 words)

  
 Smyrna - Phantis
Smyrna was among the cities that claimed Homer as a resident.
Smyrna is said to have been a city of the autochthonous Leleges before the Greek colonists settled in the coast of Asia Minor.
Smyrna possessed two harbours, the outer, which was simply the open roadstead of the gulf, and the inner, which was a small basin, with a narrow entrance, partially filled up by Timur in 1402.
wiki.phantis.com /index.php/Smyrna   (2142 words)

  
 Smyrna History
The establishment of a railroad depot in 1851 led to an increase in the community's population and eventual incorporation in 1869.
Though primarily an agricultural town, the face of Smyrna changed with the establishment of an air base in 1941.
Smyrna continues to develop and grow in population.
janus.mtsu.edu /Smryna/Smyrna.htm   (127 words)

  
 SMYRNA 1922 - SMYRNA IN FLAMES
Helpless Greeks civilians waiting on the docks of Smyrna harbor to be evacuated in September 1922.
The entire Greek population of Smyrna was Ethnically Cleansed by the Turks in September 1922.
The following typical incident illustrates the perfect harmony prevailing in naval circles in the Harbor of Smyrna resulting from international discords and how punctiliously the amenities were observed: An admiral of a battle-ship had been invited to dine with one of his colleagues.
www.greeklibrary.agrino.org /projects/Smyrna1922/Smyrna_burning.htm   (1174 words)

  
 Highlights of Izmir - All About Turkey
Old Smyrna lived its heydays until 4th century BC when its harbor was silted up because of Meles river and floods, therefore it was moved to the location of Pagos mountain.
This is the oldest Christian church in Izmir which was built in 1625 with the permission of Sultan Suleyman of the Ottoman Empire and by the wish of King of France Louis 13th.
Polycarp, bishop of Smyrna, who was martyred by Romans in 155 AD, at the age of 86, in the stadium near Kadifekale.
www.allaboutturkey.com /izm_site.htm   (2562 words)

  
 Smyrna   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Smyrna (Greek: Σμύρνη) is an ancient city (today İzmir in Turkey) that was founded at a very early period at a central and strategic point on the Aegean coast of Anatolia.
Its initial location at the northeastern corner of the tip of the Gulf of Smyrna is commonly called "Old Smyrna", and the city after the move to a new location on the slopes of Mount Pagos (Kadifekale today) at the time of Alexander the Great, constitute Smyrna proper.
Smyrna was also among the cities that claimed Homer as a resident.
www.buzznet.com /tags/smyrna   (604 words)

  
 Smyrna, GA Colleges, Universities and Technical Schools--Get Your Degree - World Wide Learn
Smyrna In-Depth: With a population of almost 50,000, Smyrna, Georgia is Atlanta's closest suburb (roughly 10 miles away), which means that it should have been hardest hit by the urban sprawl for which Atlanta is so famous.
With a population of almost 50,000, Smyrna, Georgia is Atlanta's closest suburb (roughly 10 miles away), which means that it should have been hardest hit by the urban sprawl for which Atlanta is so famous.
Despite Smyrna's close proximity to Atlanta, only 2% of the population commutes to the city on a regular basis.
www.worldwidelearn.com /campus-degrees/search-campus-schools.php?degree=All&subject=All&program=All&location=Georgia&city=Norcross&city=Smyrna   (383 words)

  
 izmir,smyrna
This so enraged the goddess that she made Smyrna fall in love with her own father and one night Smyrna's nurse having made the king drunk, she climbed into his bed.
When he finally awoke from his drunken slumber, the king drew his sword and drove his daughter from the palace, pursuing her into the countryside.Just as he was about to overtake her and kill her with his sword, Aphrodite took pity on the girl and turned her into a myrrh tree.
This settlement was known as Smurna, written as Smyrna in ancient Greek.In the 11th century B.C. the coastal city of Smyrna was inhabited by Ionians and Aeolians.
www.turizm.net /cities/izmir   (849 words)

  
 Smyrna Real Estate -- Great Homes in Georgia -- Smyrna Homes For Sale   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Known as the "Jonquil City," the Smyrna area is decorated with thousands of jonquils blooming in the spring and a colorful change of leaves in the fall.
Smyrna is located in the rolling hills of the Piedmont Region, and is only 10 miles northwest of Atlanta.
Smyrna is considered to be an integral part of the Metro Atlanta area.
www.greatga.com /atlanta_smyrna.htm   (412 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Smyrna
Smyrna rises like an amphitheatre on the gulf which bears its name.
It is the capital of the vilayet of Aïdin and the starting-point of several railways; it has a population of at least 300,000, of whom 150,000 are
Smyrna had a celebrated school of rhetoric, was one of the cities which had the title of metropolis, and in which the concilium festivum of Asia was celebrated.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14060b.htm   (635 words)

  
 Smyrna Beach
Smyrna wasamong the cities that claimed Homer as a resident.
Smyrna is said to have been a city of the autochthonous Leleges before the Greekcolonists settled in the coast of Asia Minor.
Smyrna's position at the mouth of the small river Hernus at the head of a deep arm of the sea (Smyrnaeus Sinus) thatreached far inland and admitted Greek trading ships into the heart of Lydia, placed it onan essential trade route between Anatolia and the Aeg...
www.altvetmed.com /face/29626-smyrna-beach.html   (749 words)

  
 Smyrna Historical and Genealogical Society - Smyrna, Georgia
Hundreds of political and community leaders, invited guests and Smyrna area citizens were present for the dedication, ribbon cutting ceremonies and open house.
The materials are from both Smyrna and Cobb County and date to 1832.
The Museum is staffed 100 % of the time by volunteers from the Smyrna Historical Society, the Smyrna Golden K Kiwanis Club and many individuals who have an interest in preserving this history of this city and contributing service to the community.
smyrnahistory.org /_museum.htm   (167 words)

  
 Smyrna, Tennessee
Smyrna, Tennessee, in Rutherford county, is 11 miles NW of Murfreesboro, Tennessee and 19 miles SE of Nashville, Tennessee.
Smyrna is regarded in the state as a town where many of the people are well-off.
Smyrna finds a smaller share of its people living in poverty than most places in the state.
www.citytowninfo.com /places/tennessee/smyrna   (439 words)

  
 Smyrna   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Smyrna was a port city in Asia Minor, in what today is Turkey.
In ancient times Smyrna contended with Ephesus and Pergamum for the honor of being called the foremost city of Asia.
Smyrna claimed to be the birthplace of the poet Homer and built a shrine in his honor.
www.luthersem.edu /ckoester/Revelation/Smyrna/Main.htm   (117 words)

  
 Bible Study - Smyrna
Smyrna was a coastal city in what is today western Turkey.
It is best known to readers of The Bible as the location of one of The Seven Churches of Revelation, each of which was given a personal message from God, through Jesus Christ, delivered by the apostle John (Revelation 1:1, 2:1-29, 3:1-22).
Smyrna was long a pro-Roman city (Ancient Empires - Rome), serving as a regional center for worship of the "divine" Roman emperor.
www.keyway.ca /htm2000/20000525.htm   (361 words)

  
 Smyrna Cemetery - Clackamas County, Oregon
Smyrna Cemetery is located about one half mile north of Yoder, or 7.3 miles from Canby on the Canby-Marquam Road.
The land is on the DLC of Benjamin and Sophia Roop and was donated to the Smyrna United Church of Christ by them.
Information on the Smyrna Cemetery taken from "Walking Through The Cemeteries," Volume I compiled by Lucille Geigle in the Fall of 1991.
www.interment.net /data/us/or/clackamas/smyrna/smyrna.htm   (602 words)

  
 Smyrna Police Department, Smyrna Tennessee   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The Smyrna Police Records Division uses one of the most sophisticated computer system records entry systems available.
Smyrna Police Records provides a local criminal history check within the city limits of Smyrna TN.
Criminal history checks are processed through Smyrna Police Dispatch, and will be available after 48 to 72 hours in Smyrna Police Records during normal business hours.
www.smyrnapolice.net /Records.htm   (347 words)

  
 georgia.gov - City of Smyrna
Smyrna was first known as Ruffs Siding and later Varners Station.
Eventually, the name Smyrna was given to the campground area.
The name "Smyrna" is found in the Bible's book of Revelation as the name of one of Paul the Apostle's seven churches in Asia.The railroad once played a fairly significant role in Smyrna's development.
smyrna.georgia.gov /05/home/0,2230,8315831,00.html;jsessionid=BA0C6BA98F6D1E5340741129FEDC4EC2   (157 words)

  
 Smyrna Gospel Ministries - Glory to God the Father and His Only Begotten Son.
Smyrna Gospel Ministries - Publishing nontrinitarian Historic Seventh-day Adventist materials, relating the views of pioneers of the Seventh-Day Adventist church or different doctrine like the trinity, divinity of christ, 2300 days and other pilliars of our faith.
Smyrna also cling to certain scriptural teachings, like separation of church and state, the Sabbath, free will of the conscience, health reform, the state of the dead, the investigative judgement, and prohecy
Smyrna have studies on how Revelation talks about an end time prophet, that prophet was Ellen White, the trinity brings false Gods into the beliefs of the Seventh day adventist church.
www.smyrna.org /default.htm   (523 words)

  
 DigitalSports - Team Summary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The inevitable was clear, Smyrna must clean up their defensive game to be victorious against Gallatin on their home field advantage.
Smyrna walks away with a 45-21 win over the Oakland Patriots.
Smyrna down by only a td at the half rallied in the fourth to outscore Riverdale, but wasn't enough to overcome the deficit.
www.sportscombine.com /scripts/p_tm_story.asp?T=223395   (486 words)

  
 Holy Land Photos
Smyrna (modern Izmir) is located on a deep sheltered bay of the Aegean Sea.
It is located at the end of a very important ancient road which came from the east (Syria, India, China) to Laodicea, and from there to Smyrna via Philadelphia and Sardis on the Hermes River.
By the time of the early church, Smyrna was a center of emperor worship and a very close ally of Rome.
www.holylandphotos.org /browse.asp?SiteID=99   (142 words)

  
 Smyrna, Tennessee TN, town profile (Rutherford County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Smyrna is a town in Rutherford County, in the Nashville-Davidson metro area.
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Smyrna was $19,704, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Smyrna, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $512.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=12672   (589 words)

  
 Smyrna, Delaware DE, town profile (Kent County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Smyrna is a town in Kent County, in the Dover metro area.
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Smyrna was $17,443, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Smyrna, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $404.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=9079   (531 words)

  
 Smyrna - Seven Churches - Biblical Sites in Turkey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The second city of the seven churches of Revelation to receive the message from the Apostle John was that of Smyrna.
Smyrna was established thirty-five miles north of Ephesus on the road that lead to Pergamum.
At the same time, Sulla was called to witness that “with his army in most critical position through the inclement winter and scarcity of clothing, the news had only to be announced at a public meeting Smyrna, and the whole of the bystanders stripped the garments from their bodies and sent them to our legions.
www.meandertravel.com /biblicalanatolia/biblical_anatolia.php?details=smyrnai&m=8&md=sc8   (720 words)

  
 Smyrna, Tennessee Businessman Pleads Guilty in Satellite Television Piracy Case (February 20, 2003)
Tracy Dwayne Lee, 30, of Smyrna, Tennessee was sentenced to three years of probation with six months of home confinement and required to pay restitution to DirecTV in the amount of $19,650.
William Franklin Rice, Jr., 37, of Antioch, Tennessee was sentenced to three years of probation with six months of home confinement and required to pay restitution to DirecTV in the amount of $29,450.
Tanksley, 30, of Smyrna, Tennessee was sentenced to serve three years of probation with six months of home confinement and required to pay restitution to DirecTV in the amount of $19,650.
www.cybercrime.gov /tollesonSent.htm   (1102 words)

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