Latest Flood Control Inc. Stories

2010-06-30 17:02:00

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Flood Control, Inc. has recently mobilized its CAT Teams (Catastrophic Loss Teams) from its other major offices in New York, Illinois and Florida in order to prepare for Hurricane Alex: a hurricane that is soon to hit Southern Texas. Flood Control - a nationwide damage restoration company - currently has its local technicians on call from its Corpus Christi and Brownsville, Texas offices. (Logo:...

2010-06-23 13:23:00

BOHEMIA, N.Y., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Three weeks ago, Flood Control, Inc. (a professional, damage restoration company), announced that it would donate one dollar to breast cancer research for every new member that joined their new Facebook fan page over a two week period. The organization to receive the charity is the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer during their New York City walk in October. The charity started on Monday, June 7th, 2010 with 165 existing fans and on June 18th, Flood Control...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'