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2015-02-03 23:07:40

North Texas area residents can purchase 50-gallon rain barrels from BRIT beginning February 16 through April 18 at a reduced price of $72.50 each Fort Worth,

2011-04-26 10:25:00

More Working Women Than Men Have College Degrees, Census Bureau Reports New Data Provide Most Detailed Look Ever at Years of School Completed WASHINGTON, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Among the employed population 25 and older, 37 percent of women had attained a bachelor's degree or more as of 2010, compared with 35 percent of men, according to new data from the U.S.

2008-07-17 09:01:07

By Diane Smith, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jul. 17--FORT WORTH -- District leaders received a sneak peek at Fort Worth's newest elementary school, the first to be built under the $593.6 million bond program. Conceptual designs were obtained by the Star-Telegram this week.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • 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'.
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