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2014-05-30 08:26:17

ROCKWALL, Texas, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Surface Armor has delivered temporary surface protection solutions to manufacturers, distributors and home owners for over 8 years from their Rockwall, Texas, distribution and operations center. Surface Armor is now providing advanced safety and security solutions in the form of Blast Armor, a shatter-resistant window film that is designed to protect building occupants and property. "Glass windows, while necessary and desirable, also...

2013-11-15 23:24:29

Texan Military Personnel can now receive discounted hair removal. Rockwall, TX (PRWEB) November 15, 2013 European Wax Center Rockwall is thrilled to announce their exclusive offer in observance of Veterans Month. With the Veterans Month promotion, any past or present member of the military and their spouse can receive 20% off professional waxing near Dallas, TX. With this limited time offer, Military can choose from a range of waxing services to enjoy, such as eyebrow waxing, leg waxing,...

2011-06-30 06:45:00

ROCKWALL, Texas, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Immigrants Who Built America tell their story through the life of one man, Ramon Santiso de la Quiroga, who left everything behind in his Spanish homeland to seek adventure in the United States. Author Raymond Santiso gives voice to his father as he shares this story to all readers. Leaving his parents, siblings, and even his fiancee, Ramon braved the long sea voyage between Europe and the New World. Friendless, jobless, and unable to...

2006-09-03 16:14:12

OKLAHOMA CITY (Reuters) - Officials on Sunday began investigating the collision of two powerful jet boats during a racing competition that killed five people at a lake on the Oklahoma-Texas border. The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety said the sole survivor of Saturday's crash may hold the answers to the crash between the two speeding two boats on Lake Texoma. The collision occurred on the Oklahoma side of the border during an event called a "poker run," in which the jet boats...

2006-03-16 00:05:00

WASHINGTON -- Florida's Flagler County, on the Atlantic coast between Daytona Beach and Jacksonville, was the fastest growing U.S. county for the second year in a row, the Census Bureau reported on Thursday. Based on the bureau's latest estimates, Flagler County saw a 10.7 percent population increase in the year ended July 1, 2005, to 76,410 residents. It also has led the nation with a 53 percent increase in population since the 2000 Census. Most of the top 10 fastest growing counties between...

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  • A punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information.
  • A little rod; a twig.
This word comes from the Late Latin 'virgula,' accentual mark, a diminutive of 'virga,' rod.