Business News Archive - November 17, 2006

By Belleville News-Democrat, Ill. Nov. 17--Group operated drug ring in area A dozen St. Clair County people have been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of a methamphetamine ring, the U.S. attorney's office announced Thursday.

SunEdison today announced the appointment of Matthew Dickey as Director of Municipal and State Sales. Based in Colorado, Dickey will report directly to VP of Sales Brian Jacolick and will oversee all delivery of solar energy services to government agencies and public utilities.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.