Dogwood blossoms are seen on a sunny day April 21, 2009 in Washington, DC. Rain and mild temperatures have made the trees bloom. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Capital News Service
Posted at 10:49 PM, Apr 13, 2017
and last updated2017-04-13 22:49:24-04
How long have you lived in Virginia?
Do you know there are a bunch of official emblems for the commonwealth?
The commonwealth has 35 official designations, including two new ones: a state spirit (George Washington’s rye whiskey) and an official TV series (“Song of the Mountains).
There are also emblems like the official type of bat and sea shell.