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CARite Abilene brings progressive used car business model to central Texas ABILENE, Texas, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- CARite, a nationally expanding network of used car
JACKSON, Miss., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When it was raining outside at Jenice Luckett's home, her grandchildren would say, "Grandma, it's raining in your living room!" All
NATCHEZ, Miss., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Johnny Hardin's blood pressure rose every time it rained. His leaky roof caused him significant stress and extra work.
LUBBOCK, Texas, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lubbock Entertainment and Performing Arts Association (LEPAA) unveiled
The builders plan to celebrate the grand opening with seven days of luxury including a home tour that offers the latest trends in home design and a chance to win luxury prizes from March 30 to
Works of Art from Entrepreneur Sam Wyly's Collection on May 20th DALLAS, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dallas Auction Gallery announces its spring, American and European Fine Art and Sculpture
Zonal Isolation Plug Enables Higher Run-In Speeds and More Efficient Milling HOUSTON, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Weatherford International plc announced today the commercial release
SAN ANTONIO, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Valero Energy Partners LP (NYSE: VLP) (the Partnership) has filed its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2014 with
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, March 20, 2015 NextDecade, LLC submitted an official request to the U.S.
FORT WORTH, Texas, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Trinity Basin Preparatory, a free public charter school district in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, held a groundbreaking ceremony this
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....
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