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2014-09-19 08:24:45

Winner to Receive Tempur-Pedic Mattress, VIP Golf Experience at PGA TOUR Event in Mexico LEXINGTON, Ky., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For golf lovers, the Tempur-Pedic(®) Golf Sweepstakes is what sweet dreams are made of. One lucky golfer will win the ultimate VIP vacation for four at the PGA TOUR's OHL Classic at Mayakoba in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, a Tempur-Pedic mattress and even up to $15,000 in prize money just like the pros. Starting today, consumers nationwide can enter...

2014-08-20 12:24:10

Companies Partner to Award Qualifying Kentucky Student Grand Prize for Education Expenses LEXINGTON, Ky., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Viamedia, the television industry's leading independent provider of outsourced local television advertising services on behalf of cable companies, today announced that it has partnered with Hardee's Restaurants LLC to award a qualifying Kentucky student a $10,000 college fund to go towards college tuition. The 2014 Hardee's(®) $10,000 College Fund...

2014-08-20 08:33:52

LEXINGTON, Ky., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- News Facts: -- Lexmark International, Inc. (NYSE: LXK) announced today that Paul Rooke, Lexmark chairman and chief executive officer, will participate in Citi's 2014 Global Technology Conference on Sept. 3, 2014, in New York City. -- Rooke's remarks, scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. EDT, can be accessed live from Lexmark's investor relations website at http://investor.lexmark.com. -- The time and...

2014-08-06 16:27:11

Team stresses link between quality sleep and performance for athletes CHICAGO, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A staggering amount of preparation is made in positioning a professional football team for a championship run. Anything that elevates an athlete's performance immediately becomes a strong consideration. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140806/134187 With that in mind, the Chicago Bears are leaving nothing to chance off the field as they prepare for a promising 2014...

2014-07-24 16:32:59

LEXINGTON, Ky., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lexmark International, Inc. (NYSE: LXK) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.36 per share of Lexmark Class A Common Stock. The dividend is payable on Sept. 12, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 29, 2014. About LexmarkLexmark is uniquely focused on connecting unstructured printed and digital information across enterprises with the processes, applications and...

2014-07-15 08:25:47

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. and LEXINGTON, Ky., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The PGA TOUR and Tempur-Pedic today announced an agreement through 2016 that makes the leading bedding provider an official sponsor of the PGA TOUR. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140715/127058 Through the relationship, Tempur-Pedic will receive designations as the TOUR's official mattress, bedding and pillow sponsor. This represents the first national sports sponsorship for the company, one that grew...

2014-06-18 08:27:14

Discover the Best of what Virginia has to offer LEXINGTON, Va., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Best of Virginia 2014 issue of Virginia Living is the statewide guide to all that is 'best' in Virginia, from dining, to shopping to doing. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140617/118991 Virginia Living readers honored Lexington, and its surrounding attractions, restaurants and businesses with multiple awards. "Lexington residents and merchants are known for their hospitality...

2014-06-06 12:26:30

LEXINGTON, Ky., June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- News Facts: Corporate News -- Lexmark International, Inc. (NYSE: LXK) announced first quarter financial results, reflecting the company's ongoing progress in transforming to a higher value portfolio. To access the earnings news release, click here, and for the earnings presentation, click here. -- Lexmark announced that its Board of Directors approved a 20 percent increase of its dividend to $0.36 per...

2014-06-02 08:31:08

LOMBARD, Ill., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lombard's award-winning and only locally owned assisted living community is expanding their fully accessible rooms and services. Available in June, Lexington Square of Lombard's assisted living floor will have 18 new rooms available along with other amenities. Sherry Kizer, the SVP of Lexington Squares of Lombard, says, "June is a very exciting time for us because in addition to 18 new rooms, we are adding a town center activity area, new...

2014-05-15 08:41:30

LEXINGTON, Ky., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Lexmark International, Inc. (NYSE: LXK) announced today that Paul Rooke, chairman and chief executive officer, will participate in Sanford C. Bernstein's 30(th) Annual Strategic Decisions Conference on May 29, 2014, in New York City. -- Rooke's presentation, scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. EDT, can be accessed live from Lexmark's investor relations website at http://investor.lexmark.com. --...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'