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2014-09-11 23:01:37

Kenneth O. Simon provides participants with an inside view on the 10 most effective ways to overcome barriers to settlement Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 The law firm of Christian & Small LLP, headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, announces that Kenneth O. Simon, Esq., a Partner in the Firm, has been given the honor and opportunity to hold a webcast for the National Judicial College (NJC).The informative webcast entitled Dispute Resolution Skills: Top Ten Ways to...

2014-09-02 23:04:20

Birmingham City Schools realize both cost and time savings with Registration Gateway Online Student Enrollment Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Birmingham City Schools (BCS) implemented a new process this year to register students for the 2014-2015 school year. As part of this initiative, BCS brought in Registration Gateway from SRC Solutions to automate the process. "It is estimated that BCS will save costs related to personnel hours, paper, and printing. The main goal...

2014-08-21 12:27:09

BALTIMORE, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that J.C. Lowe, who was Sinclair's General Manager in Birmingham, will become the General Manager of WEAR (ABC) and WFGX (MyNet) in Pensacola, FL. Mike Murphy will be the General Manager of WBMA (ABC), WABM (MyNet) and WTTO (CW) in the Birmingham, AL market. Mr. Murphy will also be responsible for the oversight of WDBB (CW), which is a simulcast operated by Sinclair under a local...

2014-07-28 12:27:45

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Southern Research Institute today announced that Arthur J. Tipton, Ph.D., President and CEO of Southern Research Institute, has been named president of the Controlled Release Society (CRS) for the 2014-2015 term. The inauguration took place at the Society's annual meeting on July 12 in Chicago with attendees from more than 40 countries. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140728/130523 The Controlled Release Society is...

2014-07-24 16:29:00

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE: VMC) will release second quarter financial results on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 before the market opens and will host an investor conference call at 10:00 a.m. CT (11:00 a.m. ET). Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090710/CL44887LOGO The Company invites investors and other interested parties to listen to the live webcast of the conference call at www.vulcanmaterials.com. To participate by phone,...

2014-04-29 23:05:03

Alabama House District 43 Candidate and Biggest Loser At-Home Winner Gina H. McDonald will be Emcee at the National Walk@Lunch Day sponsored by Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Alabama on April 30, 2014. Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Alabama House District 43 Candidate and Biggest Loser At-Home Winner Gina H. McDonald will be Emcee at the National Walk@Lunch Day sponsored by Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Alabama on April 30, 2014. The event will take place at Birmingham’s Linn Park. The...

2014-04-29 16:23:16

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Southern Research Institute today announced the appointment of M. Allison Taylor as vice president and general counsel. Ms. Taylor has more than 15 years of experience in legal and business affairs in diverse industries including the manufacturing, services and technology sectors. Ms. Taylor will be based in the Institute's Birmingham headquarters where she will manage the contract administration and intellectual property...

2014-03-10 20:22:14

Grayson Hall Elected, Ann McLaughlin Korologos Announces Retirement BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE: VMC) announced today that Grayson Hall, 56, has been elected a director of the Company. Mr. Hall is chairman, president and chief executive officer of Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE: RF), one of the nation's largest full-service providers of consumer and commercial banking, wealth management, mortgage and insurance products and...

2014-02-27 23:00:42

Country music superstar Jason Aldean will be playing a Birmingham, Alabama show on May 10, and TicketProcess.com is now offering fans wide range of affordable Jason Aldean tickets. (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Fans often get plenty pumped up before a Jason Aldean concert, and the smooth-voiced performer knows exactly how to thrill thousands of fans. He has quickly climbed the country music mountain after a recent studio albums surged up the country music Billboard charts. TicketProcess.com...

2014-02-11 12:22:00

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alabama Power Board of Directors has elected Mark A. Crosswhite as the new president and CEO of the company, effective March 1. Crosswhite also will join the board of directors of Alabama Power. Crosswhite succeeds Charles McCrary, who is retiring after more than 12 years as the company's leader. McCrary will remain chairman of the board of directors of Alabama Power until May 1, when Crosswhite is expected to assume the role....


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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