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2014-10-01 12:24:17

PetroChoice Reaches into the Southeast with the Acquisition of LubriCorp FORT WASHINGTON, Pa., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PetroChoice, a leading provider of lubrication solutions, announced today that it has acquired LubriCorp, headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee. PetroChoice is focused on acquiring best-in-class lubricant distributors to expand both its service offering as well as its geographic footprint. "LubriCorp is a great company and we are proud to have them join the...

2014-09-25 23:11:01

Experiential agency continues work with university campuses in Knoxville, TN to bring interactive experiences to University of Tennessee. (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Brightline Interactive, in partnership with Blaine Construction, has brought two new interactive experiences to the University of Tennessee’s Anderson Training Center. The experiences live in the lobby of the newly constructed Anderson Training Center, providing a layer of interaction with all visitors immediately upon...

2014-09-25 16:22:12

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Tennessee Valley Authority announced Wednesday that it has priced $1 billion of new 10-year global power bonds with an interest rate of 2.875 percent - TVA's first new 10-year power bond offering since 2012. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100304/TVALOGO TVA receives no funding from taxpayers, and pays its own way with revenues from power sales and power program financings. The proceeds from the sale will be used...

2014-09-24 16:24:56

Jeff Daniels Scheduled to Attend Fundraiser for Variety - The Children's Charity KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, today announces that Jeff Daniels is scheduled to attend an exclusive benefit screening for Universal Pictures' upcoming film, "Dumb and Dumber To." Regal Cinemas Pinnacle 18 IMAX & RPX in Knoxville, TN, will...

2014-08-17 23:02:35

Angel Capital Group, a leading national angel investor network, is proud to announce that it has made a second investment in OnCore Golf (http://www.oncoregolf.com). Knoxville, TN (PRWEB) August 17, 2014 OnCore has developed a remarkable hollow-steel core golf ball with all the characteristics of champion play balls, but with a dramatic reduction in hooking and slicing. OnCore received its USGA approval in October of 2013 and represents the first great advance in golf ball technology...

2014-08-08 23:01:00

Decosimo will be participating as an exhibitor and as an educational session presenter at the 2014 Annual Convention & Trade Show for the Tennessee Health Care Association and the Tennessee Center for Assisted Living in Nashville, Aug 24-27. Decosimo Assurance Principal Renee Ford, CPA, will serve as one of the presenters during the THCA/TNCAL annual meeting. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 Decosimo, a Top 100 accounting and business advisory firm, will participate as an...

2014-08-05 08:25:12

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tennessee Valley Authority reported Tuesday net income of $147 million for the nine months ended June 30, 2014, on almost $8 billion in revenue, and a nearly 7 percent reduction in operating and maintenance expenses year-over-year resulting from cost-saving initiatives. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100304/TVALOGO "We have seen some positive signs both operationally and financially through the first nine months of the year,"...

2014-07-15 23:13:04

Thriveworks Counseling Knoxville Establishes Speedy Scheduling and a "No Waiting List" Policy. Knoxville, TN (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 A counseling practice in Knoxville, TN is promising appointments within 24 hours. This announcement comes on the heals of criticisms that former Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki’s plan to help patients within14 days was “unrealistic.” According to Owner and Clinical Director Dr. Michael Pilcher, “We’re not trying to make a political...

2014-07-01 16:29:57

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TeamHealth Holdings Inc. (NYSE: TMH), one of the nation's largest providers of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals, announced today that Lynn Massingale, MD, co-founder and executive chairman of TeamHealth, won the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year(TM) award for the Southeast Region in the Services category. EY announced the award recipients on June 26 at a gala in Atlanta, Ga., where one winner was selected for each of...

2014-06-03 23:11:23

Nuclear Research Organization Trusts TrakLok for Their Critical Cargo Knoxville, TN (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 TrakLok, Inc., a cargo security firm specializing in trailer and container security, today announced that it has been awarded a $450,000 contract to provide engineering support to Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Global Threat Reduction Initiative Transportation project. This project seeks to enhance the security of radioactive sources during transport within the United States....


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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