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2014-05-08 08:36:38

CONVERSE, Ind., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First Farmers Financial Corporation (FFMR), parent company of First Farmers Bank & Trust, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire deposit relationships of nine BMO Harris Bank N.A. Indiana branches. The purchase includes deposit relationships at locations in Marion, Logansport, Terre Haute, Farmersburg, Sullivan, Clay City, Brazil, Carlisle and Shelburn, Indiana. First Farmers Bank & Trust will...

2014-03-07 12:24:35

New Original Track "Hero" Featuring Mick Jones, Paul Simonon, Frank Ocean and Diplo Will Be Available For Free Download on March 10 NORTH ANDOVER, Mass., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, CONVERSE Inc. announces the next innovative track from the Three Artists. One Song series featuring legendary musicians Mick Jones (The Clash, Big Audio Dynamite) and Paul Simonon (The Clash, The Good, The Bad & The Queen), award winning recording artist Frank Ocean and internationally...

2014-02-27 12:25:45

Signature Pop-Up Recording Studio And Free Concerts Provide A Platform For Texas ArtistsTo Create And Showcase Their Work NORTH ANDOVER, Mass., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, CONVERSE Inc. announced its return to Austin to unleash the creative spirit during the 2014 SXSW Music and Media Conference. "Converse Rubber Tracks in Austin" pop-up studio is back for its third year, from March 3-15, offering Texas-based bands the opportunity to record original music alongside...

2014-02-20 16:23:41

TO CELEBRATE THE FADER'S 15th ANNIVERSARY AND 90th ISSUE, The FORT LINEUP FEATURES SURPRISE PERFORMANCES THAT ECHO FIRST COVER ARTISTS THROUGHOUT THE YEARS; INCLUDES FIRST-TIME PERFORMANCES FROM FKA TWIGS, JEREMIH, THE ORWELLS, AND SO MUCH MORE NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The FADER FORT Presented by Converse, long positioned as the spot to see live music during its March homestead, is back for its 13(th) year in Austin, Texas. The FADER, launched in 1999, is also celebrating its...

2014-02-11 08:26:37

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jackie Christie, fashion designer and star of VH1's Basketball Wives LA, is set to launch her Signature footwear collection at urban contemporary retailer Shiekh Shoes this spring. The women's line, featuring sexy stiletto heels, versatile casual shoes and trendy handbags, is inspired by Christie's loyal fans and is designed to give fierce fashionistas a runway look of style and comfort in the affordable price range of $50 to $100 USD....

2013-10-01 23:27:19

Farmers' market manager lauds HMHP for embracing healthful diet as integral part of wellness program. Youngstown, OH (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 After suffering a heart attack in 2007, Jim Converse, manager of the Northside Farmers’ Market, underwent quintuple heart bypass surgery at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown. Last Oct. 17, after setting up for a farmers’ market at St. E’s, Converse suffered a second heart attack. "It was a busy day setting up tables and at...

Word of the Day
  • 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.