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2013-10-17 08:20:25

Company now employs close to 500 in Clarksville area; delivers critical roadside assistance services throughout U.S. MEDFORD, Mass. and CLARKSVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Agero, Inc. the leading provider of vehicle and driver safety and security services celebrated the one year anniversary of its expansion into Clarksville, Tennessee. Since the company officially opened the doors of its new call center on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, it has added almost 500 associates from...

2013-10-15 16:26:27

CHICAGO, Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Feeding America announced today that the Food Lion Charitable Foundation and The Western Union Foundation have rejoined forces to support programs that enrich the lives of children by donating a combined total of $200,000 to Feeding America and nine of its member food banks. The Food Lion Charitable Foundation's contribution is in support of addressing child hunger, while the educational component is funded by The Western Union...

2013-10-14 16:24:01

PLANTATION, Fla., Oct. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Solstice Benefits has been recognized as a recipient of the 2013 Florida Companies to Watch award, an honor presented by GrowFL at the University of Central Florida. In its 3rd year, Florida Companies to Watch is presented by GrowFL at the University of Central Florida in association with the Edward Lowe Foundation. Fifty companies from across the state of Florida will receive their recognition and be treated like rock stars at an awards...

2013-10-10 23:18:13

The UT Center for Industrial Services (CIS) is hosting events around the state to promote its Made in Tennessee initiative, honor the state’s manufacturers. Lawrenceburg, TN (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 On October 10th, 2013, the University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services will host a celebration and recognition of manufacturing in Southern Middle Tennessee for Bertolini Sanctuary Seating. Manufacturing is an integral part of Tennessee’s economy; according to the National...

2013-10-10 08:26:18

The $10 Ticket Columbus Day Sale offers customers the best prices of the year JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Florida Theatre announces the start of their first annual $10 Ticket Columbus Day Sale event, the non-profit company's largest sale of the year. For one day only, the Florida Theatre is offering their best prices of the year on 18-featured shows - in honor of Columbus Day. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, as well as...

2013-10-04 20:20:09

Preparations Underway to Move Iconic Statue to The Maryland Historical Society this weekend *Plus FREE admission to Furloughed Government Workers BALTIMORE, Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lady Baltimore, the eight-foot iconic symbol of Baltimore, will be moved this weekend from her perch atop The Battle Monument in downtown Baltimore. After years of restoration efforts, the original marble statue will move to an environmentally friendly location for its preservation at The...

2013-10-01 23:01:06

Annual golf tournament generates a record $352 thousand for regional charities. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 CCA, America's leader in partnership corrections, is pleased to announce its 22nd Annual Chairman's Charity Golf Classic reached new heights in fundraising. The 2013 tournament on September 26 at the Hermitage Golf Course in Old Hickory, Tennessee, generated more than $352,750 in donations. It represents the most money ever raised in the event's 22 year...

2013-09-27 12:22:48

The nearly $5 million, state-of-the-art facility is the first of its kind for the natural gas industry; doubles OSUIT's capacity to train students in its Natural Gas Compression program OKMULGEE, Okla., Sept. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology (OSUIT) dedicated the recently completed Chesapeake Energy Natural Gas Compression Training Center during a public ceremony on Wednesday, Sept. 25 on the OSUIT campus in Okmulgee. The...

2013-09-27 12:20:16

COLLEGE PARK, Md., Sept. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Maryland was selected in a national competition to lead a two-year, $11.3 million new National Center for Strategic Transportation Policies, Investments and Decisions. The University of Maryland consortium includes Arizona State University (ASU), Louisiana State University (LSU), Morgan State University (MSU), North Carolina State University (NCSU), Old Dominion University (ODU), and the University of New...

2013-09-26 12:21:53

$50,000 to be presented at Atlanta Awards Ceremony on Oct. 23 ATLANTA, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Natural Gas (GNG), Georgia's leading natural gas provider, announced today that it will award 13 Georgia nonprofit organizations a total of $50,000 in grants through its third TrueBlue Community Awards. The nonprofits include organizations from around the state that share the company's community outreach focus on children and education, seniors, energy assistance, and environmental...


Latest Southern United States Reference Libraries

Delta National Forest
2014-01-20 10:49:59

The Delta National Forest is a U.S. National Forest located in western Mississippi. It is located in Sharkey County and has an area of 60,898 acres. The forest headquarters are located in Jackson, Mississippi, as are all six National Forest in Mississippi, but there are local ranger district offices found in Rolling Fork. It is one of only six National Forests that are featured entirely within a single county. The Green Ash-Overcup Oak-Sweetgum Research National Areas within the Delta...

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2007-01-23 14:54:33

The American Alligator, Alligator Mississippians, is one of two species of living Alligator. It is native to the southeastern United States, where it inhabits wetlands that frequently overlap with human populated areas. It is larger than the other living species, the Chinese Alligator. The American Alligator has a large, slightly rounded body, with thick limbs, broad head, and a very powerful tail. The tail, which accounts for half of the alligator's total length, is primarily used for...

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