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2010-08-16 13:36:00

SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Rodney T. Smith, Ph.D., President of the Board of Managers of Southwest Texas Water Resources, LP (STWR), spoke Friday in Corpus Christi before the Board of the Nueces River Authority regarding the impact of the proposed Uvalde Water Project on surface water supplies in the Nueces River Basin. Joining Smith for the presentation was Gene Dawson, Jr., P.E., President, Pape-Dawson Engineers. The STWR presentation to the Board addresses the concerns...

2009-08-17 14:25:00

DALLAS, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aces Wired, Inc. (the Company - OTC Bulletin Board: AWIR) resolved its legal battle with state authorities over its "Amusement With Prize" business system. A plea agreement covering company directors, officers, and employees dismisses all criminal cases brought against more than two-dozen employees across the state as well as parent company Aces Wired in three Texas counties. The cases stemmed from a gambling investigation by the Texas Attorney...

2008-08-27 09:00:17

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) -- A 12-year-old boy took his grandmother's car and led police on a chase at speeds up to 60 mph before swerving to avoid spikes in the road and crashing into a fence, police said. The boy was treated for a small cut to the head then taken to Nueces County Juvenile Justice Center, where he remained in custody Tuesday, chief juvenile probation officer Homer Flores said. Corpus Christi Police Capt. Todd Green said officials spotted the youngster in the car late...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.