a city in central Illinois.
a town in SW Washington.
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How to use Centralia in a sentence
Three years earlier, in 1999, another rock python killed a 3-year-old boy when it escaped its cage in Centralia, Illinois.Python Murder Mystery: How Did a Snake Kill Two Young Boys? | Christine Pelisek | August 7, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
For four years, one straight after the other, Centralia had won the annual summer baseball tournament.Mystery Wings | Roy J. Snell
The terrible 376 massacre and rout at Centralia was the crowning event, and Parmer performed a conspicuous part in that conflict.Life and adventures of Frank and Jesse James | J. A. Dacus
And it is this effort to form a union and establish union headquarters that led to the tragedy at Centralia.
Around Centralia are wooded hills; men have been beaten beneath them and lynched from their limbs.
In Centralia this bank and its Hun dictator dominates the financial, political and social activities of the community.