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Fastest growing insurance company in Texas partners with local Major League Soccer team DALLAS, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Elephant Auto Insurance is pleased to announce its recent
SUGAR LAND, Texas, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Quality Texas Foundation has awarded
Registration has opened for the second annual 5K “Run For Recovery”, sponsored by The Ranch at Dove Tree in Lubbock, Texas.
Abilene Christian University has announced plans to expand its presence in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex with a new campus and several new graduate programs. Abilene,
DALLAS, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- RSP Permian, Inc. ("RSP" or the "Company") (NYSE: RSPP) today announced financial and operating results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2014.
Contact Football Camps is scheduled to run camps in four cities in Texas for the 2015 summer. San
Kay Insurance Services debuts a new local charity campaign in San Antonio to support a nonprofit organization, San Antonio Coalition For Veterans And Families (SACVF).
Company captures sole Texas Water Foundation Blue Legacy Award for manufacturing facilities FRIONA, Texas, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Water Foundation, a non-profit educational
HOUSTON, March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital has been named one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals(®) by Truven Health Analytics,(TM) a leading
Austin-based startup invests in new office space to unite employees and foster collaboration AUSTIN, Texas, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
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...
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...
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...
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...
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....
- Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
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