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2014-05-08 16:30:34

GENEVA, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Weatherford International Ltd. (NYSE/Euronext Paris/SIX: WFT) today announced that it has scheduled a conference call for Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. ET. The purpose of the conference call is to discuss results for the Company's second quarter ended June 30, 2014. The call will be open to the public. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/19990308/WEATHERFORDLOGO To access the call, please contact the conference call operator at...

2014-05-07 23:14:14

The Whambulance & KHMX 96.5 will be featured at the event. Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room, the leading freestanding emergency room system in the United States, will host a street party at their Atascocita facility on Saturday, May 10th from 12pm-2pm. During the event, the Whambulance, a converted 2005 Chevy Kodiak Heavy Duty Ambulance that now stands 14 feet tall, 13 feet wide and 25 feet long, will be parked outside the facility and attendees can...

2014-05-07 23:03:55

Several performers of the Scarborough Renaissance Festival are taking on national exposure opportunities nationwide this year. Waxahachie, TX (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Scarborough Renaissance Festival® is proud to announce that several of its performers are hitting the big time on the national stage. On April 29, Melissa Arleth (Cirque du Sewer) appeared on CBS’ “David Letterman Show.” Arleth is the “Acro-bat with Acro-Rats” combining acrobatics, fire and a rat circus that...

2014-05-06 23:16:50

Plans are to grow the company 100% in three years. Kilgore, Texas (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 Returning to Local Ownership Excitement is flowing through Surface Equipment Corporation in Kilgore as the oil and gas equipment company recently returned to local ownership. In 2007 owner Bart Owens sold SEC to ITP Energy of Rome, Italy. The company remained profitable, doubling in size over the last three years under the leadership of SEC president Stephen McLemore. When ITP was looking to unload the...

2014-05-06 23:07:21

New office anchors growing TelePacific Texas presence. Houston, TX (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 TelePacific Communications, the leading business communications carrier that has been on a sustained investment and growth spurt in Texas, celebrated the opening of its new Houston office at an Open House that brought its senior executives, local officials and business leaders together. The 5,000 square foot office houses 20 sales executives focused on the small, medium and enterprise (SME) business...

2014-05-06 23:01:16

Fiesta® 2014 marks four years in a row that this goal has been achieved. The Fiesta® San Antonio Commission works year-round with its partners, TxDOT, SAPD, Silver Eagle Distributors and Yellow Cab, to establish safe options for getting to and from Fiesta® events. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 The Fiesta® San Antonio Commission, Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and the San Antonio Police Department (SAPD) are proud to report that there were no...

2014-05-06 12:27:46

Three-year agreement includes fashion, endorsements and store appearances DALLAS, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Belk, the nation's largest family owned and operated department store company, today announced a three-year partnership agreement with the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders (DCC). The agreement includes endorsements, appearances, and numerous co-branded marketing initiatives. In the month of October, Belk will also be the exclusive provider of the iPromise clothing line for the...

2014-05-05 23:11:30

The distinguished “Top Docs” list, published each April, is a highly sought-after designation which recognizes the best physicians in the Tarrant County area. Southlake, Texas (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Dr. Angela Bowers has been named to the 2014 “Top Docs” list as one of the best doctors in the field of dermatology. This is Dr. Bowers’ 13th year to be recognized in this annual publication by Fort Worth, Texas magazine since founding Southlake Dermatology. The distinguished “Top...

2014-05-05 20:21:21

HOUSTON, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Reports 42 Percent Increase in Total Company and 45 Percent Growth in U.S. Crude Oil and Condensate Production Year-Over-Year -- Raises 2014 Full-Year Crude Oil Production Goal to 29 Percent from 27 Percent -- Adds High Rate-of-Return Horizontal Drilling Inventory in Four U.S. Crude Oil and Combo Plays with Total Estimated Potential Reserves of 400 MMboe, Net -- Repeats Outstanding Operating Results...

2014-05-05 16:27:23

OWINGS MILLS, Md., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), a leading United States manufacturer and provider of clinically proven, portion-controlled weight-loss products and programs, announced today that its strategic partner, Medix, has acquired another Medifast Weight Control Center in Austin, Texas, bringing the total number of centers acquired to twelve. This deal continues to advance Medifast's previously announced plan to transition their corporate weight...


Latest Geography of Texas Reference Libraries

Wild Man
2014-01-28 14:30:10

The Wild Man of the Navidad has been claimed to be the first Bigfoot in Texas. It was widely reported in 1837 along the Navidad River, in Sublime, Texas. The slaves of that era called it “The Thing That Comes,” because it was never seen, but evidence pointed to something being there. During the night inside the cabins, food would go missing; their fattened hogs would be replaced with thin ones. However, no valuables were never touched. Tools would sometimes go missing but would return...

Davy Crockett National Forest
2014-01-20 14:27:28

The Davy Crockett National Forest is a national forest located off of U.S. Highway 69 lying west of Lufkin, Texas and east of Crockett. It is administered by the United States Department of Agriculture National Forest Service whose headquarters can be found in Lufkin. There are local ranger district offices found in Ratcliff. The forest encompasses a total of 160,647 acres in two counties. 94,481 acres are located in Houston and 67,361 acres are located in Trinity. This national forest...

Angeline National Forest
2013-11-01 09:50:24

The Angelina National Forest is a United States National Forest, one of four that can be found in Texas. The 153,180 acre Angelina National Forest is located in East Texas in parts of Angelina, Jasper, San Augustine, and Nacogdoches counties. It is managed together with the three other National Forests in Texas from Forest Service offices located in Lufkin, Texas. There are local district offices found in Zavalla. The forest lies in the Neches River Basin and on the north and south shores of...

Edwards Plateau
2013-04-19 19:37:49

The Edwards Plateau is an area of west-central Texas which is bordered by the Balcones Fault towards the south and the east, the Llano Uplift and the Llano Estacado towards the north, and the Chihuahuan Desert and Pecos River towards the west. San Angelo, San Antonia, Del Rio, and Austin make a rough outline of the area. The eastern part of the plateau is the Texas Hill Country. The trees of this savanna include a juniper-oak mix and a mesquite-acacia mix scattered over the fairly short...

2013-04-18 23:10:55

The Texas Blackland Prairies are a temperate grassland ecoregion that is located in Texas that stretches roughly from the Red River in North Texas to San Antonio in the south. This area covers an area of 19,400 square miles, consisting of a main belt of 17,000 square miles and two islands of tall grass prairie grasslands located southeast of the main blackland prairie belt; both the main belt and the islands stretch northeast/southwest. It hosts many different eco-regional organisms....

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