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2011-04-18 17:31:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Piedmont Natural Gas (NYSE: PNY) today announced $50,000 in assistance for tornado relief efforts underway in several communities throughout Piedmont's eastern North Carolina service area that were hit hard by this past weekend's tornado and severe storm activity. Piedmont will provide assistance through local Red Cross agencies and other organizations involved in the relief effort. Commenting on the impact of the tornados, Piedmont...

2011-01-21 14:35:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Piedmont Natural Gas (NYSE: PNY) announces that the Charlotte Business Journal has presented the Energy Leadership Award to Thomas E. Skains, Piedmont's chairman, president and CEO. Mr. Skains is one of 10 people who received the award and were recognized as having the most positive influence on Charlotte's position in the energy industry. Mr. Skains was chosen specifically for his impact on energy legislation and job growth in the region,...

2010-05-05 14:00:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Piedmont Natural Gas (NYSE: PNY) today announced the hiring of Mr. Karl W. Newlin, as Senior Vice President - Corporate Planning and Business Development. He will assume his position with the Company on May 10, 2010 and will report directly to Piedmont Chairman, President and CEO Thomas E. Skains. Mr. Newlin was until recently Managing Director, Investment Banking with Merrill Lynch & Co. in their New York and Los Angeles offices. Mr....

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  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).