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2014-04-17 23:10:15

New e-booklet by Nashville therapist Bonnie Lenihan tells how to end panic disorder, a typically chronic and debilitating condition, by eliminating what causes it. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Nashville therapist Bonnie Lenihan announced today's launch of "How to End Panic Disorder: A Simple Guide," a trailblazing new e-booklet that untangles the mystery of what causes panic disorder and lays out simple steps for resolving it. Written for persons who have...

2014-04-17 16:27:31

Dr. Jason Wendel of Nashville, TN is ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews. NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vitals is pleased to announce that Dr. Jason Wendel has been honored with the prestigious 2013 Compassionate Doctor Award. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140417/76177 The accolade, which recognizes physician excellence, is given only to doctors who receive outstanding patient reviews throughout the calendar...

2014-04-17 08:26:30

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "The Rock Stars of Bluegrass," Dailey & Vincent, in partnership with Springer Mountain Farms and the Ryman Auditorium (http://ryman.com/bluegrass), announce the launch of a special fan-engaging sweepstakes in conjunction with the duo's performance July 17, 2014 during Bluegrass Nights at the famed Ryman Auditorium. The sweepstakes officially launched April 8, 2014 at 3 p.m. CDT and offers an exclusive Nashville experience prize pack to...

2014-04-17 08:25:30

Thomas Nelson and Zondervan novelists receive a combined total of four 2014 Christy Awards nominations NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HarperCollins Christian Publishing is pleased to announce that the following Thomas Nelson and Zondervan novelists have been named finalists in the 15(th) Annual Christy Awards: -- "Rosemary Cottage" by Colleen Coble (Thomas Nelson) in Contemporary Romance/Suspense -- "Once Upon a Prince" by Rachel Hauck (Zondervan) in...

2014-04-16 23:15:03

JLB, a full service web marketing firm voted Best in Williamson County. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 JLB, today announced that it was recently awarded the Sizzle Award for Williamson County’s (South Nashville) Best Web Development company. The Sizzle Awards, hosted by Southern Exposure Magazine, the Williamson Herald, and Franklinis.com, promotes the annual competition to allow thousands of residents and business owners choose their “favorite” businesses and services in...

2014-04-16 12:28:08

Brianna Turner of Manvel (Texas) Named Player of the Year; Chad Hibdon of Murfreesboro (Tenn.) Named Coach of the Year McLEAN, Va., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY High School Sports today unveiled the 2014 American Family Insurance ALL-USA Girls Basketball Team, highlighting the best high school players from across the country during the 2013-2014 season. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120822/DC61260LOGO Brianna Turner, a Notre Dame signee and 6-3 senior forward...

2014-04-15 23:07:07

Central Logic and Mountain States Health Alliance (MSHA) released a case study highlighting the impact of efficient hospital transfer centers. After implementing a patient transfer center, MSHA improved service to providers and patients, leading to market share increases, and a $650 million contribution margin. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Mountain States Health Alliance (MSHA) and patient flow software provider Central Logic released a case study highlighting seven benefits...

2014-04-15 16:20:30

Project earning most votes through April 30 to receive $25,000 transformation NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridgestone Americas has announced the 12 finalists of its Fuel the Cause contest and has opened public voting to determine the winner. One of the 12 selected submissions will win a $25,000 gift from Bridgestone to be used toward the transformation of a green space project in one North American community - be it a park, school, playground, community garden or...

2014-04-15 12:27:47

Music Fills Region Highlighted by 'Cross-County Lines' Festival FRANKLIN, Tenn., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Venues and community leaders in Franklin, Tennessee have come together to create the Americana Experience, ten music-filled days featuring more than 50 acts performing throughout the area's restaurants, theatres and music venues. Events begin on Thursday May 22(nd) and are highlighted by the Americana Music Association's 'Cross-County Lines' Festival (presented...

2014-04-15 12:21:22

Bridgestone survey reveals distracted driving behaviors persist among young drivers; Teens Drive Smart scholarship contest continues to encourage responsible driving NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eight out of 10 teens say that texting and driving is more dangerous than skydiving, yet young drivers are 50 times more likely to text and drive than skydive, according to a recent nationwide survey*. The survey found that while teens say texting and driving is dangerous,...


Latest Tennessee Reference Libraries

2012-06-14 09:21:57

Symbol: STTE12 Group: Lichen Family: Stereocaulaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Stereocaulaceae Genus   Stereocaulon Hoffm. – snow lichen Species   Stereocaulon tennesseense H. Magn. ex Degel. – Tennessee snow lichen

2012-06-15 05:53:02

Symbol: LEEXL Group: Dicot Family: Brassicaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:KY Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

2012-06-15 05:53:03

Symbol: LEEXE Group: Dicot Family: Brassicaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:GA, TN Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

2012-06-18 09:49:49

Symbol: ASTE7 Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   GETE7 Geoprumnon tennesseense (A. Gray ex Chapm.) Rydb. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, IL, TN Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed...

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2005-05-25 17:58:42

Shale is a fine-grained sedimentary rock whose original constituents were clays or muds. It is characterized by thin laminae breaking with an irregular curving fracture, often splintery, and parallel to the often indistinguishable bedding planes. Non-fissile rocks of similar composition but made of particles smaller than 1/16 mm are mudstones. Rocks with similar particle sizes but with less clay and therefore grittier are siltstones. The fine particles that compose shale can remain...

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