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2014-04-23 08:34:51

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tengasco, Inc. (NYSE MKT: TGC) announced today that the Board of Directors has approved the relocation of the Company's principal offices from Knoxville, Tennessee to Denver, Colorado. The relocation is expected to be completed by June 30, 2014. Michael J. Rugen, CEO, said, "Following the sale of the Company's Tennessee oil and gas production and intrastate pipeline in the summer of 2013, there have been few business reasons to remain...

2014-02-24 16:24:07

MATTHEWS, N.C., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the annual survey of North Carolina's largest museums and historic attractions conducted by Carolina Publishing & Associates in Matthews, NC, Biltmore once again ranks as the state's largest museum historic attraction for 2013. The largest privately owned home in America based in Asheville saw 1,210,138 visitors last year. "The results reinforce the economic impact these treasurers have on tourism in our state," said...

2014-01-17 23:21:39

Vertical Consultants has managed to average a 153% immediate increase in cell tower revenues for several Knoxville area residents throughout the years 2012 and 2013. Knoxville, Tennessee (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 Vertical Consultants is proud to announce that the telecom lease-consulting firm has successfully negotiated substantial cell tower revenue increases, averaging 153%, for several Knoxville property owners, businesses and individuals alike, since 2012. Vertical Consultants was also...

2013-11-08 23:22:17

Shannon Sumner, formerly Senior Vice President and Chief Quality Officer for CHAN HEALTHCARE, has been named a Principal of PYA and will head the Nashville office. Knoxville, TN (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 Pershing Yoakley & Associates (PYA), which has served the Nashville area for a quarter of a century, has announced the hiring of a local healthcare executive to lead an expansion of its consulting, litigation support and accounting services in Middle Tennessee. Shannon Sumner,...

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...

2013-08-06 23:26:05

PYA (Pershing Yoakley & Associates) announces Chief Financial Officer as Cecilia B. Petersen. Knoxville, TN (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 Cecilia B. Petersen has joined Pershing Yoakley & Associates as Chief Financial Officer, PYA President Ed Pershing has announced. Petersen has served in a number of business and civic leadership positions, most recently as Chief Operating and Chief Financial Officer of RIVR Media Enterprises in Knoxville. “We are pleased to have an individual of...

2013-07-17 23:03:02

$57.3 million acquisition expands and strengthens the company’s healthcare portfolio. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 CNL Healthcare Properties, an investment offering focused on senior housing and healthcare real estate, has acquired four medical office buildings in or near Knoxville, Tennessee, from affiliates of N.T. Brinkman, Inc. for approximately $57.3 million (the Knoxville Medical Office Properties). The four Knoxville Medical Office Properties are part of the Tennova...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.