Business News Archive - April 28, 2008

Crosstex Energy, L.P. (NASDAQ:XTEX) (the Partnership), today announced plans to construct an $80 million natural-gas processing facility called Bear Creek in the Barnett Shale region of North Texas.

HOUSTON, April 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Rock Energy Resources, Inc. (OTCBB:RCKE), an independent, domestic oil and natural gas company, today announced the expansion of its Board of Directors with the appointment of Mark G. Harrington as Vice Chairman, effectively immediately.

By Trebor Banstetter, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Apr. 26--The airline industry merger dance appears to be in full swing, with carriers eyeing one another for potential hookups after the proposed combination of Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines.

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'