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2011-05-05 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) FRIDAY, MAY 6: FIRST TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT Profile America -- Friday, May 6th. Most people know that Charles Lindbergh was the first to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean in May 1927. But fewer are aware that the first aircraft to cross the Atlantic made its historic journey eight years earlier....

2010-10-15 09:56:00

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- North Carolina's Touchstone Energy cooperatives will sponsor the 14th Annual Clover Classic golf tournament benefitting NC 4-H Youth Development on Monday, October 18, at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course in Raleigh, N.C. The golf tournament was created to celebrate those individuals and businesses, including the state's participating electric cooperatives, who have generously donated to 4-H throughout the year. One electric cooperative will...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.