Latest Lacey Stories

2011-07-17 16:53:00

HOUSTON, July 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WHERE DOES MY DAUGHTER GET THE ABILITY TO FIGHT DEMONIC KINGS? Alicia Barber's "Lacey Mystery" ebook of "sugar and spice everything nice" couldn't have prepared "Lacey Bloom" for the mystical experience about to unfold in her life. A restless spirit is awakening in Lacey to reveal a deep, dark family secret that will require spiritual protection. "Quiet as it is kept" the suspense of clues left in this mystery has Lacey's life turned around. The...

2010-03-31 11:15:00

WASHINGTON, March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- April 1, 2010 marks the beginning of enforcement for basic information transparency requirements under the Lacey Act for guitars, revolvers, hand tools, pool cues and certain types of furniture. The US Lacey Act, amended in May 2008, makes it a federal crime to trade in illegal wood products. Under a phased-in process, many sectors also have to declare the scientific name and the country of harvest for any plant constituents of their imported...

2010-03-23 08:51:00

WASHINGTON, March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands and the Subcommittee on Insular Affairs, Oceans and Wildlife will hold a joint oversight hearing on "How To Manage Large Constrictor Snakes And Other Invasive Species." The Subcommittees will receive testimony on efforts to monitor and control Burmese Pythons and other invasive species in Everglades National Park. At the center of this debate is the US Fish & Wildlife...

2009-11-09 06:35:00

LACEY, Wash., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The evolution controversy rages hot as ever, with aggressive initiatives from popular secular scientists and best-selling authors like Sam Harris and Richard Dawkins in fighting deep-seated religious beliefs of Creationism and Intelligent Design. But according to Lawrence Wood, author of "Evolution's Fatal Flaw: The Inevitable Consequence of the Need to Ensure Species Survival" (published by iUniverse), evolutionists have failed to address evolution's...

2009-04-14 21:35:58

British-born stuntman Steve-O was booted from Dancing with the Stars in Los Angeles Tuesday night. The former Jackass stuntman and his partner, Lacey Schwimmer, were eliminated in the sixth week of Season 8 of the popular dance-off show. Still in the running for the coveted mirrorball trophy, along with their professional dance partners, are Ty Murray, Gilles Marini, Lil Kim, Melissa Rycroft, Chuck Wicks and Shawn Johnson.

2009-02-26 09:07:00

IT-Lifeline grows by adding West Coast financial institution SPOKANE, Wash., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- IT-Lifeline, the Northwest's largest provider of Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity solutions for small and medium sized businesses, will provide multiple recovery services for Venture Bank of Lacey, WA. Venture Bank has chosen IT-Lifeline to safeguard vital data and applications at their Business Recovery Center located in Liberty Lake, Washington. IT-Lifeline will also be...

2008-06-15 15:00:33

Three demonstrators who wore Stop Airport Expansion T-shirts during a protest at London's Heathrow Airport say officials detained them because of their attire. Former Christian Aid worker Mike Lacey said he and two other demonstrators were stopped and detained by police for wearing T-shirts that opposed airport officials' plans to add a third runway at Heathrow, the Mail on Sunday reported. The process took half an hour and the police were unable to give any justification for their...

2006-06-15 11:23:11

By Anne Harding NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People believe happiness declines with age, new research shows, even though numerous studies have demonstrated that we actually get happier as we get older. "Our stereotypes about aging being an unhappy time of life are not correct... you have a lot of good times left in front of you," lead author Dr. Heather Pond Lacey, University of Michigan Medical School in Ann Arbor, told Reuters Health. "We're probably better off expecting good...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'