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2014-03-07 16:20:57

Ruling Impacts Royalties Due Under Lease FORT WORTH, Texas, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wick Phillips has won a significant oil and gas appeal and a judgment in excess of $1 million against Chesapeake Exploration on behalf of a group of Fort Worth-based leaseholders. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140307/DA79354LOGO On March 5, 2014, the Fourth Court of Appeals of Texas in San Antonio issued a unanimous decision in Chesapeake Exploration, LLC v. Hyder (No....

2014-03-07 08:20:09

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The winners of the Airport Revenue News (ARN) Best Airports awards for last year were announced March 4 at the ARN 2014 Revenue Conference & Exhibition in Orlando, Florida. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20060705/NYW034LOGO Hudson Group President & CEO Joe DiDomizio said: "Congratulations to our airports on this well-deserved recognition of their excellence. As a company, Hudson works hard at being 'The Traveler's...

2014-03-06 23:01:30

National Vietnamese Language Television Networks Celebrate Launch on Time Warner Cable with Local Community Visits Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 International Media Distribution (IMD) today announced the partnership of SBTN and TVB Vietnam to create an “SBTN and TVB Vietnam Fun Day” to interact with local residents in Dallas, Texas, at two popular Asian shopping centers. Representatives from SBTN and TVB Vietnam will be on-site distributing premiums, playing games, sharing...

2014-03-06 08:21:15

Paul Brinkley's Newly Released Book, "War Front to Store Front," Highlights Struggles, Solutions to Ending America's Wars Faster, More Successfully Through Experience Gained in Iraq and Afghanistan DALLAS, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Join Dallas area native and author Paul Brinkley as he discusses his new book, "War Front to Store Front: Americans Rebuilding Trust and Hope In Nations Under Fire." http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140211/PH62590 DATE: Thursday, March 13, 2014...

2014-03-05 23:29:05

Ascientia medical clinic in Dallas sponsors the Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational golf tournament to help give back to Texas Kids Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 Ascientia, a leading integrative medical clinic in Dallas, Texas is a proud sponsor of the Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational golf tournament this year. This charity was started by the legendary Dallas Cowboy Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith and his wife Pat Smith. It creates and funds unique educational experiences and...

2014-03-05 23:23:41

Taps Corpus Christi native Leticia Gonzalez to lead fast growing office. Corpus Christi, Texas (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 TelePacific Communications, the leading business communications carrier that is making waves as it aggressively expands its Texas operations is bringing increased focus backed by deep local understanding to its new Corpus Christi office. New Sales Manager Leticia Gonzalez is a born and bred Corpus Christi native who brings more than 15 years of telecom expertise and deep...

2014-03-05 12:31:16

Interactive Online Learning Environment Raises the Bar on What Small Business Owners Can Expect from a Bank DALLAS, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Bank today introduced its Small Business Resource Center, an interactive online learning environment that raises the bar on what small business owners can expect from a bank. Loaded with tips and advice for customers looking to start-up a new business, set and reach their business goals and better manage cash flow, the Center...

2014-03-05 12:25:06

- Houston goalkeeper joins bank to support joint initiatives with Dynamo, Dynamo Charities HOUSTON, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA Compass today announced two-time Major League Soccer All-Star and Houston Dynamo goalkeeper Tally Hall as its brand ambassador. Hall, 28, will promote and support joint initiatives of BBVA Compass and the Dynamo, including their Building a Better Houston campaign, which kicked off in 2011 and has helped revitalize the city's East End through a...

2014-03-04 23:25:23

B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national chief executive officer search for Titus Regional Medical Center in Mount Pleasant, Texas. One of the top executive search firms in the healthcare industry, B. E. Smith has recently placed more than 900 healthcare executives into organizations. Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm...

2014-03-04 23:24:29

ShipStation Offers Events and Exhibits at 2014 SXSW Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 ShipStation, the leading web-based e-commerce shipping solution, announces events and booth exhibits during the SXSW Trade Show taking place in Austin from March 7 to 11, 2014. ShipStation will offer information and goodies at its booth (#1437) from March 9 to 12, 2014 and welcomes all visitors. In addition, ShipStation will be taking part in the following events: Start-up Crawl – Pre-SXSW event -...


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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