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2014-07-16 12:29:04

COLUMBIA CITY, Ind., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rex Schrader, longtime president of Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company, received the auction industry's highest recognition last week, when he was inducted into the National Auctioneers Hall of Fame. Schrader received the honor at the National Auctioneers Association's annual Conference & Show in Louisville, Ky. Hundreds of fellow auctioneers rose for an extended ovation as he took the stage after fellow Hall of Fame...

2014-07-01 16:30:12

AUSTIN, Texas, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spindletop Capital, an Austin-based, healthcare-focused private equity firm, congratulates the 2014 Texas Business Hall of Fame inductees. The Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundation's mission is to "recognize the accomplishments and contributions of our outstanding Texas business leaders, to perpetuate and inspire the values of entrepreneurial spirit, personal integrity, and community leadership in all generations of Texans." Logo -...

2014-03-27 12:27:09

Baseball legends and Congressional leaders introduce coin today on Capitol Hill WASHINGTON, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Baseball Hall of Fame and the United States Mint today unveiled the first-ever curved commemorative coin to honor the 75th anniversary of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. The coin goes on sale today. At a launch event on Capitol Hill, Hall of Famers Joe Morgan and Brooks Robinson joined Treasurer of the United States Rosie...

2014-03-14 16:22:45

PITTSBURGH, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The annual SBN Sports Black College All-American Awards weekend (BCAA) took place on Friday, February 28 and Saturday, March 1, 2014, at the Loews Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. Celebrating its 40(th) anniversary, the weekend of activities, included an awards ceremony honoring the 2013 SBN Black College All-American Team, a reception for honorees and guests, a mentoring brunch "NFL Skull Session" and a gala enshrinement dinner hosted by the Black...

2013-08-28 23:29:12

Roger Crawford to be Honored at U.S. Tennis Open Granite Bay, California (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 Speaker and author Roger Crawford has been selected as the winner of the 2013 ITA Achievement Award, presented by The International Tennis Hall of Fame and Rolex Watch USA. He will receive the award during the Sept. 6th 2013 International Tennis Hall of Fame Board of Directors Meeting and tennis legend Stan Smith will make the presentation. In addition, Roger will be honored at the...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.