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2014-02-03 23:00:58

Sorority Raises $15 Million in Three and a Half Years for Leading Children's Hospital Arlington, TX (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 On Saturday, Feb. 1, Delta Delta Delta Fraternity officially announced the completion of its $15 million fundraising goal for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, which is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other deadly diseases. The original campaign, which began in July 2010, was to raise $15 million in 5...

2014-02-01 23:02:09

SuperSlow Zone®, a premier personal wellness and exercise studio, is set to open a new location in Gallatin, Tennessee on March 1, 2014. Gallatin, TN (PRWEB) February 01, 2014 SuperSlow Zone®, a premier personal wellness and exercise studio, is set to open a new location in Gallatin, Tennessee on March 1, 2014. Owner, Dr. Robert Ladd, is excited to be bringing this tried and true method of exercise to Tennessee. “The best medicine is that which helps the body help itself. I...

2014-01-31 12:25:03

Terminix Identifies Most Rodent-Infested Cities MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shaping up to be one of the coldest winters in memory, the recent polar vortex is driving both people and rodents indoors. Today, Terminix, the world's largest pest control provider, released its list of most rodent-infested cities, with San Francisco taking the top spot. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110824/CL56999LOGO) Based on Terminix call volume, the most rodent-infested cities...

2014-01-30 23:28:36

A Heroes in Recovery 6K Run/Walk event takes place on May 3 to support those in recovery and break the stigma associated with addiction. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Heroes in Recovery, a movement which celebrates the heroic efforts of those who seek the addiction and mental health help they need without feeling ashamed or isolated is proud to announce the 2nd annual Heroes in Recovery 6k Run/Walk in South Florida. The movement, started by Foundations Recovery Network...

2014-01-30 08:27:19

"Through My Father's Eyes" Coming Soon NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Throughout much of the last century, the world has been captivated by the message of salvation delivered by Billy Graham. In his upcoming release Through My Father's Eyes (W Publishing Group, ISBN# 978-0-7852-2713-7, $24.99, date tbd), Franklin Graham is preparing to share a lifetime of personal memories, anecdotes, and lessons that he has learned from his father. The book has taken almost eight...

2014-01-29 23:34:32

RJ Young, on Tuesday, February 4th at 10:00 a.m. with the support of the Tupelo Chamber of Commerce, will have a formal ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of its new office at 1893 Cliff Gookin Boulevard in Tupelo. Nashville, Tenn. (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 RJ Young, on Tuesday, February 4th at 10:00 a.m. with the support of the Tupelo Chamber of Commerce, will have a formal ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of its new office at 1893 Cliff Gookin Boulevard in...

2014-01-29 12:20:17

LENOIR CITY, Tenn., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sterling Global Operations (SGO) has named Ambassador (retired) David T. Johnson as Vice President for Strategic Development and Washington Operations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130205/CL54289LOGO-b) Ambassador Johnson joins Sterling Global Operations after a career in which he held security and diplomatic positions at some of the U.S. government's highest levels. His service includes assignments as U.S. Ambassador...

2014-01-29 08:22:23

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is partnering with the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) to administer commercial and industrial energy efficiency programs that will help keep energy costs low for consumers across the Southeast. Lockheed Martin will supply program management, engineering, and operations services to TVA and local power companies to deliver energy more efficiently. (Logo:...

2014-01-28 23:25:29

Innovative Agreement with State of Tennessee Will Reduce Costs and Assist Municipalities and Counties Cincinnati, Ohio (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Vinimaya, Inc. and the State of Tennessee announced today an agreement to deploy the Vinimaya vMarketPlace solution to serve the State’s agencies, municipalities and counties. Vinimaya delivers a private marketplace for the State that aggregates supplier data from negotiated contracts, simplifies catalog management and provides an intuitive...

2014-01-28 08:22:03

New publicly held distribution company to create strong platform for profitable growth in Packaging, Print and Facility Solutions MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Paper (NYSE:IP) today announced that distribution solutions businesses xpedx and Unisource Worldwide, Inc. will merge under the terms of a definitive agreement that will result in the creation of a new publicly traded company. The agreements providing for the combination of the two businesses were signed...


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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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