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2011-08-15 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) TUESDAY, AUGUST 16: FOOTBALL PIONEER Profile America -- Tuesday, August 16th. From just about any perspective, Amos Alonzo Stagg, who was born on this date in 1862, was an amazing man. He played in the first public game of basketball, and also on the first All-American football team. In...

2011-06-23 00:00:29

Former Star Quarterback of the Washington Redskins to Help Promote Health Awareness and Disease Prevention Dallas, TX (PRWEB) June 22, 2011 U.S. Preventive Medicine® has announced that Joe Theismann, Super Bowl-winning quarterback, is now a spokesperson for the company. Through the partnership, Mr. Theismann will help the company spread its message about the importance of proactive health management and risk prevention. "U.S. Preventive Medicine is effectively saving lives and...

2010-08-13 13:22:00

Men's Sabrists Claim 10th National Title ATLANTA, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Peter Westbrook Foundation's athletes joined 6,500 others from around the country to compete for the distinction of being crowned the nation's best at the 2010 Summer National Championships. Held in Atlanta's Georgia World Congress Center, the annual event showcased some of the best fencers the United States has to offer competing for various titles. With a new generation of PWF athletes claiming...

2009-08-10 10:57:00

DALLAS, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Businesswomen from around the country gathered from Thursday, August 6 to Sunday, August 9 to honor outstanding women in business and paid special tribute to Debbie Meyer, the successful international entrepreneur and inventor of DEBBIE MEYER(TM) GreenBags(R), as recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award. The award was presented at a Gala on August 6, which also included the announcement of the 2009 International Femtor Award winners. Debbie Meyer was a...

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