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2012-06-17 23:02:48

Recent flooding in the Panhandle of Florida caught many coastal residents off guard. Disaster Relief Supply in Destin, Florida recommends preparing for the next flood with alternative methods of water barriers to protect property. Destin, FL (PRWEB) June 16, 2012 The unprecedented amount of rainfall recently received in Pensacola and Escambia County Florida was a wakeup call for protection of property located in flood prone areas. Many homeowners experienced losses due to the lack of any...

2012-04-12 23:03:00

New book from Josh Henkin details sandbag training system for athletes, weekend warriors and fitness enthusiasts Scottsdale, Ariz. (PRWEB) April 12, 2012 With Americans on a never-ending hunt for the magic pill or piece of equipment to get healthy, functional fitness expert Josh Henkin has developed a training system that uses a widely available resource to achieve fitness success -- sandbags. In his new book, “Sandbag Training for Athletes, Weekend Warriors and Fitness...

2010-11-09 07:59:00

HescoNews.com Launches New Video featuring Tennessee plant WASHINGTON, Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HescoNews.com - an online portal for warfighters, military leaders, first responders, and emergency management officials seeking information about barrier protection against enemy threats and natural disasters - today released a video of American workers who help make the HESCO Bastion products protecting warfighters overseas. The video features employees of Propex in...

2010-09-13 12:57:00

www.HescoNews.com Online Portal for Warfighters and First Responders WASHINGTON, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new Web site launched today at www.HescoNews.com will serve as an online portal for warfighters, military leaders, first responders, and emergency management officials seeking information about barrier protection against enemy threats and natural disasters. Sponsored by HESCO Bastion LTD., the developer and manufacturer of Concertainer® units used around...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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