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2014-05-09 12:22:11

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Coastal communities will have another tool to understand the impact of opening tidal inlets in terms of the abundance of marine life and tourist dollars with the latest data from Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies. "There are areas all along the Gulf Coast experiencing this problem of closed tidal inlets due to development, decreased freshwater inflow or hurricanes," said Quentin Hall, a researcher with...

2014-05-02 08:22:31

HOUSTON and LONDON, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) has received a key permit required in the company's multi-plant ethylene expansion program which, when fully operational, is expected to increase annual ethylene capacity by an estimated 1.85 billion pounds per day, for a total estimated capacity of 11.8 billion pounds in North America. The ethylene expansion program began in 2013 and represents a total investment of approximately $1.3 billion in the...

2014-03-27 16:21:17

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Mar. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An emergency hearing has been set in Federal Court to hear arguments about a demand that General Motors issue an immediate "Park It NOW" notification to owners of GM vehicles affected by the faulty ignition problem that came to light in February 2014. The hearing is set for April 4, 2014 before U.S. District Judge Nelva Gonzales Ramos in Corpus Christi, Texas. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140327/DA92585 GM: EMERGENCY...

2014-03-13 16:21:27

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi continued its preparations to be fully operational as one of only six federal test sites for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) with another series of test flight missions this week over South Texas ranchland. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120502/DC99584LOGO Researchers have been conducting missions twice a day with the University's RS-16 unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), and...

2014-03-05 23:23:41

Taps Corpus Christi native Leticia Gonzalez to lead fast growing office. Corpus Christi, Texas (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 TelePacific Communications, the leading business communications carrier that is making waves as it aggressively expands its Texas operations is bringing increased focus backed by deep local understanding to its new Corpus Christi office. New Sales Manager Leticia Gonzalez is a born and bred Corpus Christi native who brings more than 15 years of telecom expertise and deep...

2014-03-03 16:22:33

HOUSTON, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Restoration is the focus of the third "State of the Gulf of Mexico" summit to be held in Houston, in March, by the Harte Research Institute (HRI) for Gulf of Mexico Studies at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. "The Gulf of Mexico is our nation's most vital marine resource and the ninth largest body of water in the world," said Dr. Larry McKinney, Director of HRI. "This summit will bring together Gulf state leaders in government,...

2014-02-27 08:23:43

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Susser Holdings Corporation (NYSE: SUSS) today announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Sam L. Susser will present at the 35th Annual Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference in Orlando on Monday, March 3, at 7:30 a.m. Eastern Time. A webcast of his presentation will be available live and for later replay at www.susser.com in the Investor Relations section under Events and Presentations. Susser Holdings...

2014-02-14 16:23:59

Corpus Christi Church Fellowship of Oso Creek Hosts Its Third Annual Photizo Event to Benefit Local and International Mission Projects. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Local church Fellowship of Oso Creek invites the community to shine a spotlight on love this Valentine's Day weekend by attending its third annual Photizo fundraiser event. The free event will be held Saturday, February 15, at 6:30 p.m. and features appetizers, live music, and a silent art...

2014-02-10 12:21:50

Non-profit Receives CITGO Gift Cards to Help it Serve Foster Children in the Region CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Jan. 29, representatives from the CITGO Corpus Christi Refinery and local CITGO Marketer Texas Star awarded the Foster Angels of South Texas Foundation $5,000 in CITGO Gift Cards. The non-profit was a Fueling Good Project winner for its work improving the lives of foster children in South Texas. (Photo:...

2014-02-04 08:24:46

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Susser Holdings Corporation (NYSE: SUSS) today announced that Steve DeSutter is leaving the Company, effective February 28, 2014, to accept an opportunity to lead a significant company outside the convenience store industry. Mr. DeSutter currently serves as the President and CEO of Susser's Retail segment. That segment will now report directly to Sam L. Susser, Chairman and CEO of Susser Holdings, on an interim basis. "I want to...


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