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2009-05-13 13:18:00

EVANSVILLE, Ind., May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Long-time Vectren Corporation (Vectren) executive Carl L. Chapman, the company's president and chief operating officer, was elected to the Vectren board of directors today at the annual shareholders' meeting. "We are very pleased to welcome Carl to our board of directors given his proven leadership and experience with Vectren," said Niel Ellerbrook, Vectren Chairman and CEO. "He has long been a major contributor to the success of our...

2009-05-08 16:02:00

EVANSVILLE, Ind., May 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vectren Corporation (NYSE: VVC) will hold its 2009 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Wednesday, May 13, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. CDT. Shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 11, 2009 will be eligible to vote at the meeting. The meeting will take place at Vectren's headquarters located at One Vectren Square, 211 N.W. Riverside Dr., Evansville, Indiana. A live audio-only webcast of the meeting accompanied by a slide...

2009-04-29 15:17:00

EVANSVILLE, Ind., April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vectren Corporation (NYSE: VVC) today announced that it will present at the American Gas Association Financial Forum in Las Vegas, Nevada at 4:40 p.m. Eastern time on Monday, May 4, 2009. Niel C. Ellerbrook, Chairman and CEO, and Jerome A. Benkert, Executive Vice President and CFO, will provide an overview of the company's utility and nonutility businesses and key strategies for growth. A live webcast of the company's presentation and...

2009-04-14 15:46:00

EVANSVILLE, Ind., April 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vectren Corporation (NYSE: VVC) will announce its 2009 first quarter results after the market closes on Wednesday, April 29, 2009. Vectren management will discuss those results during a conference call on Thursday, April 30, 2009 at 2:00 p.m., EDT. To participate in the call, analysts are asked to dial 1-888-818-6237, ID# 94745769, ten minutes prior to the start of the call. All interested investors may listen to a live audio-only...

2009-03-10 04:30:00

CHAPPAQUA, N.Y., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal themes of love and loss are explored in Cashay (Houghton Mifflin), a new novel by award-winning author Margaret McMullan, in which readers 12 and up learn what happens to one teenager when her life is changed forever by a stray bullet. Chicago's mean streets form the backdrop for this riveting story of a teen who manages to overcome unspeakable tragedy with the help of a caring adult. After fourteen-year-old Cashay's beloved younger...

2009-03-06 09:47:00

EVANSVILLE, Ind., March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Construction has already begun on three landmark athletic fields in Evansville, Indiana that will be resurfaced by Sprinturf this spring. The Sprinturf fields mean better footing for local athletes and a better standing in the community for the Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation (EVSC) which will make the fields more accessible. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090306/PH80027 ) (Logo:...

2009-01-26 17:37:00

EVANSVILLE, Ind., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vectren Corporation (NYSE: VVC) will host a conference call on Thursday, February 19, 2009, at 2:00 p.m. (ET) to review 2008 earnings results and provide an outlook for 2009. Earnings results will be released on Wednesday, February 18, 2009 following the market close. To participate in the call, analysts are asked to dial 888-818-6237, ID# 81139532, ten minutes prior to the start of the call. All interested investors may listen to...

2008-11-06 15:00:23

EVANSVILLE, Ind., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vectren Corporation today announced that it will present at the Edison Electric Institute Financial Conference at 12:30 p.m. Eastern time on Tuesday, November 11, 2008. Members of senior management will provide an overview of the company's utility and energy-related businesses and its key strategies for growth. A live webcast of the company's presentation and accompanying slides will be available on Vectren's website,...

2008-10-28 18:00:26

EVANSVILLE, Ind., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vectren Corporation announced the Board of Directors declared a quarterly common stock dividend of 33 1/2 cents per share, a 3.1% increase over the 32 1/2 cents paid the previous quarter. The dividend will be payable December 1, 2008 to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 14, 2008. "We are pleased to announce this dividend increase particularly in today's uncertain economic climate," said Niel C. Ellerbrook,...

2008-10-10 00:00:36

By GAVIN LESNICK Courier & Press staff writer 464-7449 or lesnickg@courierpress.com Sitting in the corner of one of two large wooden crates set up Tuesday in the basement of St. Mary's Medical Center, Carol Kahre pretended to be dead. The crate looked like an elevator that was broken loose by a magnitude 7.0 earthquake and had come crashing down six stories in the shaft. Kahre and three other volunteers in the crates with her were made to look like victims of such a calamity: blood...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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