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2008-12-11 09:08:00

Non-Exclusive License to produce up to 250 MW of continuous power CRANBURY, N.J., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- BlackLight Power (BLP) Inc. today announced its first commercial license agreement with Estacado Energy Services, Inc.

2008-08-02 03:00:26

By Gabriel Monte, Clovis News Journal, N.M. Aug. 2--Eastern New Mexico schools are facing an uphill battle trying to meet the state's adequate yearly progress. Nine Clovis schools and all five Portales schools fell short of AYP this year.

2008-08-01 12:00:47

By Mickey Winfield, The Portales News-Tribune, N.M. Aug. 1--It may surprise many Portales residents who frequently browse the latest new releases at their favorite local video store, that they can actually rent a movie, or a television show featuring an Eastern New Mexico University theater alumni.

2008-07-01 12:00:28

By The Portales News-Tribune, N.M. Jul. 1--Eastern New Mexico University at Portales has been awarded almost $960,000 in federal grant money to make technological upgrades to its computer, telecommunications and multi-media classrooms. The $957,967 grant derives from an earmark secured by Sen.

2008-06-18 12:00:58

By The Portales News-Tribune, N.M. Jun. 18--Roosevelt General Hospital Director James D'Agostino told board members Tuesday an AreoCare helicopter was now stationed in Clovis to handle emergency patient transfers to Lubbock.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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