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2014-05-06 23:14:33

Dr. George Flinn, otherwise known as “The Man with the Plan,” has been traveling across the state of Tennessee to promote what he calls “the solution" to replace Obamacare. Memphis, TN (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 Dr. George Flinn, otherwise known as “The Man with the Plan,” has been traveling across the state of Tennessee to promote what he calls “the solution" to replace obamacare. He has been speaking to groups all over about the importance and necessity of repealing...

2014-05-06 08:33:35

NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: CPIX) and China's Gloria Pharmaceuticals Co. (SHE: 002437) announced today a joint research & development initiative. Each company has made a $1 million investment in Cumberland Emerging Technologies ("CET"), which is majority owned by Cumberland and partners with academic research centers to develop promising biopharmaceutical technologies. The new funds will be used to accelerate development...

2014-05-06 08:28:52

Personalized cancer treatment helped Auburn lineman return to his field of dreams MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Auburn University offensive lineman Shon Coleman, who beat leukemia through personalized treatment at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®, will join NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to announce a first round NFL Draft pick Thursday, May 8, at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110506/DC97593LOGO-c...

2014-05-06 08:25:23

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Tennessee Valley Authority reported Tuesday that operating revenues for the six months ended March 31, 2014, were unchanged from the same period a year ago, despite lower revenues from directly served industries. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100304/TVALOGO "Power sales to the 155 local power companies that distribute TVA power across the Tennessee Valley were up almost 8 percent for the first six months of this...

2014-05-02 08:23:09

One U.S. city will win $100,000 and four runner-ups will win $25,000 each to build a new dog park KNOXVILLE, Tenn., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Are the dogs in your town longing for a wide open space to call their own? This summer, one corporation will make this dream come true for five U.S. communities. PetSafe(® )Brand, a leading innovator in pet behavior and lifestyle solutions, is launching its fourth annual Bark for Your Park nationwide contest on May 7, 2014. One U.S. city...

2014-04-30 23:06:54

Banc Intranets was recently selected to provide its DirectorsLink board portal to New Resource Bank of San Francisco, Calif. DirectorsLink gives directors secure and instant access to important corporate data, enhancing their ability to complete their governance duties. Johnson City, Tenn. (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Banc Intranets LLC is pleased to have been chosen as a solutions provider for New Resource Bank of San Francisco, Calif. Based in Johnson City, Tenn., Banc Intranets recently...

2014-04-30 16:30:34

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TeamHealth Holdings, Inc. ("TeamHealth") (NYSE: TMH), one of the largest suppliers of outsourced healthcare professional staffing and administrative services to hospitals and other healthcare providers in the United States, today announced that its management team will presenting at the following conferences: 2014 Deutsche Bank 39(th) Annual Healthcare ConferenceMay 7, 2014Presentation - 2:10pm Eastern TimeBoston, MA 2014 Bank of...

2014-04-30 16:27:17

HarperCollins Christian Publishing congratulates all ten finalists from Thomas Nelson and Zondervan NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomas Nelson will take home two Christian Book Awards from the 2014 ECPA Executive Leadership Summit this week. The publishing group won in the Bible and Inspiration categories with works from two of the industry's most influential voices. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140430/82453 The winners were: -- "The MacArthur Study...

2014-04-30 08:31:42

PURIXAN(TM) (mercaptopurine) Oral Suspension Finally Makes Accurate Dosing Simple for Healthcare Professionals to Achieve--Especially with Children FRANKLIN, Tenn., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rare Disease Therapeutics, Inc. (RDT), the producer of orphan pharmaceuticals for the treatment of rare diseases, announced today that they have received FDA approval for PURIXAN(TM) (mercaptopurine) 20 mg/mL oral suspension---a new, easier-to-dose, liquid form of an established treatment for...

2014-04-29 08:31:40

HarperCollins Christian Publishing's publisher emeritus and founder of JCountryman® gift books accepts ECPA's Jordon Lifetime Achievement Award NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Publishing veteran Jack Countryman has hit another industry milestone. After surpassing the 20 million-unit mark this past December as author of the God's Promises brand, Countryman continues to gain recognition for his impact on the publishing industry. At the Evangelical Christian...


Latest Tennessee Reference Libraries

Tennessee Walking Horse
2014-08-12 13:49:36

The Tennessee walking horse, also known as the Tennessee walker, is a breed of gaited horse that was developed in the state of Tennessee in America. It was developed in 1790, when Canadian pacers and Narragansett Pacers were crossbred with American mustangs. The resulting horse was one with a smooth gait that was able to perform variety of tasks. Later, other breeds were introduced into the bloodline including Morgan horses, Thoroughbred horses, and American saddlebred horses. The foundation...

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
2014-05-27 15:19:19

Great Smoky Mountains National Park is an American National Park located in the two states of North Carolina and Tennessee. The Great Smoky Mountains, from which the park received its name, are part of a small section of the Appalachian Mountain chain known as the Blue Ridge Mountains. The park holds 522,419 acres of federally protected land and was established in 1934, although Congress had sanctioned the development of the park in 1926. It is known as the first park to be funded in part...

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  ...

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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
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This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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