Business News Archive - December 06, 2006

Flotek Industries, Inc. (AMEX: FTK) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the assets of Teal Supply Co., which does business as Triumph Drilling Tools, Inc. ("Triumph") headquartered in Corpus Christi, Texas.

By Dan Margolies, The Kansas City Star, Mo. Dec. 6--WDAF-FM may have ditched its annual Turkey Day fundraiser this year, but it's not quite willing to give up the trimmings.

By Margaret Baker, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Dec. 6--OCEAN SPRINGS -- One man was behind bars Wednesday and another hospitalized with stab wounds after an apparent argument over the volume of a television, said Ocean Springs Chief of Detectives Louis Miller.

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.