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2010-09-09 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- In observance of World Habitat Day, Habitat for Humanity International will honor former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter at Habitat for Humanity's "Thanks a Million! A salute to the life and service of our most famous volunteers -- Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter" Gala in Washington, D.C., at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium -- Monday, Oct. 4, 2010. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050501/NYSU020LOGO ) (Logo:...

2010-04-13 10:52:00

ARLINGTON, Va., April 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When Werner Enterprises truck driver Dave Nelson decided to help a stranded motorist on Feb. 10, he saved the life of a 7-year-old girl. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO) Vicki Carter and her mother, Pam, were traveling along I-20 near Birmingham, Ala., on the way to pick up father and husband Air Force Capt. Ryan Carter in Texas when their car ran off the road and hit a sign. Pam jumped out of the car and...

2010-01-19 06:18:00

SCOTTSBURG, Ind., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Founded in 2007, T Carter Music is fast becoming the company of choice that brides and grooms turn to when searching for specialty wedding ceremony and dance songs. Both Daddy's Angel and A Mother's Song were written and produced by Tony Carter, T Carter Music founder. Daddy's Angel, a father daughter dance song, shares the words that a father wants to say to his daughter on her wedding day. A Mother's Song, a mother son dance song, captures the...

2009-12-21 13:18:00

ATTLEBORO, Mass., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sensata Technologies, Inc. is announcing that Martin Carter has joined the company as Senior Vice President for the Controls Global Business, including Sensata's worldwide Electrical Protection, Power Protection, and Inverters businesses. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070227/CLTU192LOGO ) Before joining Sensata, Carter served as the Vice President and General Manager of Kaiser Aluminum from 2007 to 2009. At Kaiser, he was...

2009-12-16 12:43:00

DALLAS, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas-based litigation firm of Munck Carter, LLP, announced a $1.45 million verdict for firm client Touch Tell, Inc. dba Touch Tell Communication, after a four-day jury trial before Judge Carlos Cortez of the 44th Judicial District Court in Dallas (Touch Tell, Inc. dba Touch Tell Communication v. V3 Global, Inc., Sameer Mohan, and S.K. Mohan, Case No. DC-05-01575-B). Touch Tell, one of the nation's largest distributors of prepaid telephone calling cards,...

2009-11-16 05:44:00

CHIANG MAI, Thailand, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Former U.S. President and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, welcomed volunteers to Thailand as they kicked off the 26th annual Habitat for Humanity Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project in Chiang Mai. The Carters will lead the annual Habitat for Humanity build in five Asian countries, Nov. 15-20. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091116/CL00000A ) (Logo:...

2009-10-16 07:45:00

CHICAGO, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago's history of notorious thugs and gangsters is explored through mystery and comedy in Chris Carter's latest play, "The Lost Stories 2." Carter uses laugh-out-loud dialogue to entertain his readers and to provide some insight into the criminal mind. Detective John Slay attempts to unravel a curious case involving mobster Slick Rick, and comedy writer Smiley G. Smiley G foils a bank robbery plot organized by Slick Rick, and Detective John Slay is...

2009-10-15 17:04:00

ATLANTA, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, former U.S. President Jimmy Carter signed copies of a new book for young readers published by Candlewick Press that tells the true-life stories of Habitat for Humanity volunteers and homeowners working to build simple, decent and affordable housing. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050501/NYSU020LOGO) If I Had a Hammer: Building Homes and Hope with Habitat for Humanity by David Rubel, with a foreword by Carter and an afterword by...

2009-09-17 10:41:00

ATLANTA, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Troutman Sanders Strategies (TSS) announced today that former manager, Stephanie Carter, recently accepted a new position with the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) as the Special Assistant to the Commissioner for Policy and Projects. Prior to accepting the position, which will report directly to the GDOT commissioner, Carter served four years with TSS, advocating corporate issues with government relations for the state of Georgia, general...

2009-08-24 04:30:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- "it" Girl Public Relations, one of Los Angeles' leading public relations firms, announces the return of teen pop sensation/actor Aaron Carter. The publicity firm joins forces with the charismatic and talented Carter as he prepares to dance his way through the newest season of Dancing With The Stars as this year's youngest contestant. The Triple Platinum selling Carter began his music career at the age of seven, as the lead singer of Dead End before...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • 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.'
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