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2013-12-11 23:22:49

Premium Verizon wireless retailer adds to its more than 60 stores in North Carolina SYLVA, N.C. (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 Cellular Sales, the nation’s largest premium Verizon Wireless retailer, with approximately 570 U.S. locations, announced the grand opening of a new store at 1409 E Main St in Sylva. The new store, which opened on Nov. 15, is the first Cellular Sales to open in Jackson County and is the latest addition to the company’s more than 60 stores located throughout the Tar...

2011-05-07 00:00:29

A new computer repair company has opened in Sylva, NC, and promises the lowest prices in the region. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) May 06, 2011 With nationwide economic issues, consumers are getting tired of paying high prices for computer repair. Many repair shops charge as much as $200 for something as simple as the removal of a virus. Well, there is good news. A computer repair company in Sylva, NC is offering high quality computer repair at the fraction of the cost customers are used to...

2010-07-19 07:30:00

CHICAGO and SYLVA, N.C., July 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allscripts (Nasdaq: MDRX) announced today that MedWest Health System, a three-hospital system in western North Carolina, has selected Allscripts Electronic Health Record (EHR) and Practice Management (PM) solution for its 60 employed physicians. MedWest is also planning to host and deliver the Allscripts solution to more than 200 independent physicians in the communities it serves. (Logo:...

2009-02-04 09:10:00

Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars in Contributions from Duke Energy PAC, Executives Traced to State-Level Candidates, Utility-Friendly State Lawmakers   RALEIGH, N.C., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At 11:30 a.m. ET on Thursday (February 5, 2009), four North Carolina groups will release a major new report detailing the statewide candidates and elected officials who have benefited from hundreds of thousands of dollars in political contributions in North Carolina by Duke Energy's...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'