Latest Laredo, Texas Stories

2014-06-02 08:29:44

Funds Will Benefit 13 Children's Hospitals in Three States CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stripes® and Laredo Taco Company® are proud of their customers and employees for surpassing their goal of raising $1 million for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals during their 10(th) annual Miracle Balloon icon campaign from March 31 to April 27. Stripes Stores raised a total of $1,177,804.27 in more than 580 store locations, which will flow directly to 13 member...

2014-04-17 23:04:50

Ticket Down announces that Marc Anthony will headline at the following locations in 2014: Allstate Arena Rosemont/Chicago IL, El Paso County Coliseum in El Paso TX, Toyota Center in Houston TX, AT&T Center in San Antonio TX, American Airlines Arena in Miami FL, Amway Center in Orlando FL, Patroit Center in Fairfax VA, Sleep Train Amphitheatre in Chula Vista/San Diego CA, Jobing.com Arena in Glendale/Phoenix AZ, Laredo Energy Arena in Laredo TX, Concord Pavilion in Concord/Oakland CA,...

2014-02-04 16:21:53

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- C.R. England has opened a new IdleAir facility at its terminal at 8422 Amparan Road in Laredo, TX. The 24-space IdleAir facility provides C.R. England drivers with in-cab services that provide heating and air conditioning, Internet connectivity, television, and 110-volt electrical, completely eliminating the need for idling. An open house marking the opening of the facility was held on February 4, 2014. IdleAir developed a customized...

2014-01-31 23:01:34

US Fleet Tracking-sponsored FLS Microjet headed to WBCA Stars & Stripes event. Oklahoma City (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 The US Fleet Tracking FLS Microjet, renowned as the “World’s Smallest Jet”, will open its 2014 airshow performance schedule at the WBCA Stars & Stripes Airshow Spectacular in Laredo, Texas on February 16. This display of high-energy aerobatics is spearheaded by Justin Lewis, who built and pilots the Microjet. Fans of this head-turning aircraft are welcome to...

2014-01-29 23:03:12

Laredo Drug Rehab assists individuals looking to stop cocaine, marijuana and other drugs through no-cost consultations. Call (888) 444-9148 for an appointment. Laredo, TX (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 A Laredo drug rehab center is launching a new video that details updated services offered through Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. This video goes into descriptive terms and offers information on where and how to get help for drug dependency. According to statistics released from the U.S....

2013-12-04 23:30:10

A Laredo treatment center offers programs to stop drug and alcohol dependency. Call (855) 912-7867 for an appointment at Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Laredo, TX (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 A Laredo treatment center is announcing that new adult and adolescent programs aimed at tackling substance abuse issues are now available for people living in Laredo, Zapata, Nuevo Laredo and surrounding cities through Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. These programs expand upon the center’s...

2013-07-22 23:01:30

Malik Obama and the Peaceful Solution Character Education team peace tour arrives in Nuevo Laredo. Abilene, TX (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 In a recent interview, Yisrayl Hawkins, author of the Peaceful Solution Character Education Program, spoke about this hair-raising event. “Yes!” said Yisrayl Hawkins, when asked if he knew the dangers lurking in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico at this time. “But, the Peaceful Solution Character Education team are not the first to face dangers in order to further...

2013-06-29 23:16:08

Non-Profit Group discusses importance of character education at Laredo Event (PRWEB) June 29, 2013 On June, 21, 2013 The Peaceful Solution Character Education Incorporated attended a community outreach program for the public in Laredo, Texas. The event was hosted by Judge Rosie Cuellar and addressed topics such as bullying, the dangers of texting and driving, anger management, and character education, among others. The Peaceful Solution Character Education Program was invited to speak...

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.'