Latest Rick Perry Stories

2013-05-06 23:01:37

W. David Prescott, President of Talon/LPE was recently appointed by Texas Governor Rick Perry to the Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists for a six year term. Amarillo, TX (PRWEB) May 06, 2013 Texas Governor Rick Perry has appointed W. David Prescott from Amarillo, Texas to the Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists for a six year term which will expire on February 1, 2019. W. David Prescott II of Amarillo is president of Talon/LPE LTD. He is a member of the Texas Association of...

New Stem Cell Therapy Guidelines Approved in Texas
2012-04-16 04:17:24

The Texas Medical Board has approved new rules regulating adult stem cell therapies similar to the ones used to treat Governor Rick Perry last summer, the Associated Press (AP) reported on Friday. The rules were drafted by the state board, which licenses and disciplines doctors, at the request of Houston's Dr. Stanley Jones, the same man who in July 2011 injected Perry with the governor's own stem cells in order to help him recover from a back injury, Nathan Koppel of the Wall Street...

iPad Maker To Open New Operations Center in Austin, Texas
2012-03-10 07:13:21

Apple has announced plans to build a new, $300-plus million dollar campus in Austin, Texas that will reportedly be second in size only to the company's worldwide headquarters in Cupertino, California. According to Poornima Gupta of Reuters, Austin was already home to a customer support and complaints center for the Mac, iPhone, and iPad manufacturer. That facility currently employs "thousands" of people, Gupta said, while the forthcoming center will create 3,600 additional jobs over the...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'