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2014-01-08 16:21:49

WICHITA, Kan., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vess Oil Corporation announced today that Ronnie Nutt has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Nutt previously served as Senior Vice President of Operations, Engineering and Business Development since he joined the Company in October 2012. Commenting on the change in management of the Company, Chief Executive Officer Barry Hill stated, "Ronnie's competent leadership has been critical to the management of our existing asset base...

2014-01-07 08:21:59

NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Girl Scouts of the USA is proud to announce the results of Girl Scouts Forever Green (GSFG), its signature 100(th) anniversary "Take Action" project targeting waste reduction, energy conservation, and rain gardens. Alcoa Foundation provided a two-year, $1.5 million grant to expand the program globally to 12 countries. This grant enabled U.S. and international councils to work together and lead their families, schools, and communities in...

2014-01-06 20:20:18

DETROIT, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the heels of the latest winter storm that brought several inches of snow, DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) has some important reminders for natural gas customers. These tips will minimize the risk of customers being exposed to carbon monoxide and help customers continue receiving top quality service. Customer safety Carbon monoxide buildup in a home could result in serious injury or even death. To avoid exposure, customers should: -- Keep intake and...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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