Latest River Parrett Stories

2012-12-14 05:01:53

New Leader Brings Proven Track Record of Growing Technology Companies ALPHARETTA, Ga. (PRWEB) December 13, 2012 CoLinear Systems, Inc., a leading provider of multi-channel order management software, today announced the addition of Dan Parrett as its new executive vice president of sales. Parrett will focus primarily on sales strategy for CoLinear Systems expanding into the e-commerce market, and building an overall ecosystem where all of its clients will benefit. "Parrett's well-rounded...

2009-04-19 00:37:58

Rescuing seven cows from a muddy English estuary turned out to be a complicated operation involving 20 firefighters and two hovercraft, officials said. By the time the firefighters arrived Friday afternoon, some of the cows were buried up to their necks in mud, the BBC reported. Investigators said they believe the animals stampeded into the River Parrett in Somerset, possibly frightened by gunfire. More than 20 firefighters were called to the scene. They used ropes and tractors to drag the...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'