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Where ya from; Where ya been; Where ya at?

Posted: June 11 19, 10:32 am
by CardsofSTL
Here's a fun little thing that people can choose to do or not; list your hometown; where you live now; other places you have lived--might be interesting and maybe you can answer some of your fellow GRBers questions about different parts of the country.

Re: Where ya from; Where ya been; Where ya at?

Posted: June 11 19, 10:32 am
by CardsofSTL
Where I'm from: Nashville, IL

Where I've been: Centralia and Belleville; both in Illinois. Rolla, MO. Owensboro, KY.

Where I'm at: Columbus, Ohio

Re: Where ya from; Where ya been; Where ya at?

Posted: June 11 19, 10:46 am
by stlouie_lipp
Some OG's in this thread. I still haven't moved, but the time is getting closer.

viewtopic.php?f=4&t=34065&hilit=do+you+ ... ou+grew+up

Re: Where ya from; Where ya been; Where ya at?

Posted: June 11 19, 10:48 am
by Swirls
I'm also listing the closest big metro areas since nobody will know the tiny suburbs/towns...

Where I was born: Oklahoma City, OK

Where I'm from: Republic, MO (Springfield, MO)

Where I've been: Rolla, MO; Marshalltown, IA (Des Moines, IA); Oswego, NY (Syracuse, NY); Irmo, SC (Columbia, SC)

Where I'm at: Rosemount, MN (Minneapolis, MN)

Re: Where ya from; Where ya been; Where ya at?

Posted: June 11 19, 11:01 am
by wart57
From - Alton/Edwardsville, Ill.
Lived in Birmingham. Alabama then Hoover Alabama. - 5 years
Bowie, Maryland. - 1 year
Phoenix, Az - 17 years.
Now in Peoria, Az.

Hope to eventually be closer to where I grew up - but that is probably a long way off.

Re: Where ya from; Where ya been; Where ya at?

Posted: June 11 19, 11:11 am
by go birds
CardsofSTL wrote:Where I'm from: Nashville, IL

Where I've been: Centralia and Belleville; both in Illinois. Rolla, MO. Owensboro, KY.

Where I'm at: Columbus, Ohio
Interesting.

I'm currently in Nashville--what part do you hail from?

Re: Where ya from; Where ya been; Where ya at?

Posted: June 11 19, 11:14 am
by Tim
South Arkansas

Central Arkansas

Now in the best city in America, Charleston SC

Re: Where ya from; Where ya been; Where ya at?

Posted: June 11 19, 11:14 am
by CardsofSTL
go birds wrote:
CardsofSTL wrote:Where I'm from: Nashville, IL

Where I've been: Centralia and Belleville; both in Illinois. Rolla, MO. Owensboro, KY.

Where I'm at: Columbus, Ohio
Interesting.

I'm currently in Nashville--what part do you hail from?
Not Tennessee :wink:

Re: Where ya from; Where ya been; Where ya at?

Posted: June 11 19, 11:16 am
by go birds
lololol

classic me

from: jackson tn
been: cape girardeau, boston, stl
now: nashville TENNESSEE

Re: Where ya from; Where ya been; Where ya at?

Posted: June 11 19, 11:17 am
by CardsofSTL
Tim wrote:South Arkansas

Central Arkansas

Now in the best city in America, Charleston SC
38th according to this unbiased source

https://www.businessinsider.com/us-news ... ica-2016-3

Which puts it two spots behind Columbus, the capital of the great state of Ohio.