Latest Shannon Stories

2013-10-17 23:00:56

The whole Burton family - 2 parents with 4 kids - have booked several projects in the last year and a half. All 6 members participated in AMTC and showcases their talents in January 2012 then just a month later they were shooting their first commercial all together. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 From Dallas, TX, they auditioned for and attended AMTC’s SHINE bi-annual conference in Orlando, Florida - just a year and a half ago. Now, Logan, the eldest son is not only doing...

2013-06-28 23:27:18

Maggie Oman Shannon, author of Crafting Calm, was recently featured in The Huffington Post and Mother Earth Living with inspirational crafts. (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 "In this wired, wild world, it is harder than ever to truly calm oneself—everywhere we go, we are assaulted by noise, stimulation, the never-ending crawl at the bottom of our television screens," states Maggie Oman Shannon in her recently released book from Viva Editions, Crafting Calm: Projects and Practices for...

2011-11-01 16:25:00

Shannon Miller, the most decorated gymnast in United States history, tells the story of her journey from super star athlete to cancer survivor in her new free eBook. Williamsport, PA (PRWEB) November 01, 2011 Shannon Miller, winner of 7 Olympic and 9 World Championship medals, tells the story of how she went from superstar athlete and new mother to ovarian cancer survivor in a free eBook called, 'Competing with Cancer'. Shannon writes, âœI wrote 'Competing with...

2011-10-25 12:00:00

IMC, Inc. would like to congratulate one of its companies, the Cancer Solution Center, on their launch and partnership with gymnast and 7 times Olympic Medalist, Shannon Miller. A free copy of Shannon Millerâs book entitled, âœCompeting with Cancer; My Journey, My Mindset, My Mission,â has been made available through the Cancer Solution Centerâs website. Williamsport, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) October 25, 2011 IMC, Inc. would like...

2010-02-12 08:00:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Playboy is bringing sexy back with its annual Sexiest Celebrities list. The magazine is once again revealing its picks for hottest celebs on earth in its annual March Sex and Music issue (on newsstands and online at www.playboydigital .com Friday, February 12, with additional photos available at www.playboy. com/celebs). The honor roll includes 26 actresses, reality TV stars, musicians and models - including Beyonce, Scarlett Johansson and Angelina...

2009-02-25 07:42:00

SHANNON, Ireland, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genesis Lease Limited (NYSE: GLS) today announced the appointment of Brian T. Hayden, age 61, to its board of directors, effective immediately. Commenting on the appointment, John McMahon, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Genesis, noted, "I am delighted to welcome Brian Hayden to the board of directors. Brian brings many decades of aviation industry and commercial aircraft leasing experience to Genesis Lease and will be a tremendous...

2009-02-20 09:44:00

SHANNON, Ill., Feb. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the wireless company with the highest customer loyalty, has activated a new cell site in Shannon, Ill., which will enable more customers to use their wireless phones concurrently to make calls; send and receive email and text, picture and video messages; access the Internet; view high-quality videos; and download music, games and ringtones, while enjoying clearer reception and fewer dropped calls. The new cell site in Shannon...

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.'