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2014-09-10 23:06:31

Christian devotional "Made For Love" features real-life tales from the watering hole by Dr. Edson Knapp Kingsport, Tennessee (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 As the child of a missionary, Dr. Knapp spent his childhood living and sharing stories in Tanzania. Now, with his new book, Made For Love, readers can join him on his incredible life journey. Few people can say they avoided charging elephants in the dead of night and climbed Mount Kilimanjaro. Fewer still can say they also found...

2014-09-10 16:24:27

Company to give three dream vacations away throughout the fall MARYVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the spirit of fall's football season, Clayton Homes, America's largest homebuilder*, is launching a nationwide sweepstakes that will give participants the chance to win one of three dream vacations, including a trip to the pro football championship game. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2014-09-10 08:33:42

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Paper Company (NYSE: IP) announced the election of Ray G. Young to its board of directors effective October 1, 2014. Mr. Young, age 52, has been the senior vice president and chief financial officer of Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) since 2010. Prior to joining ADM, Young served as vice president of international operations in China at General Motors Company (GM), as well as executive vice president and chief financial...

2014-09-10 08:32:33

Healthcare companies collaborate to ensure the integrity and consistency of data exchange to six state public health agencies FRANKLIN, Tenn., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDHOST, Inc., a provider of market-leading enterprise, departmental and healthcare engagement services and solutions, today announced that Capella Healthcare, headquartered in Franklin, Tenn., is successfully submitting Meaningful Use public health data through MEDHOST YourCareLink, a turn-key service that...

2014-09-09 16:27:33

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Paper's (NYSE: IP) board of directors today increased the company's quarterly dividend by 14% from $.35 to $0.40 per share for the period from October 1, 2014, to December 31, 2014, inclusive, on its common stock, par value $1.00. This dividend is payable on December 15, 2014, to holders of record at the close of business on November 17, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20020701/IPLOGO "This dividend increase,...

2014-09-08 23:01:34

The Chattanooga Mud Run was held on Aug. 16 this year. Chattanooga, TN (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Flypaper recently took part in an event to benefit the local community. The digital marketing company volunteered in the Chattanooga Mud Run on Aug. 15, which raises funds for the Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga. This is the fifth year that the Chattanooga Mud Run has been held. This 5k mud run is a military-style obstacle course race, with most of the obstacles surrounded by (or...

2014-09-08 16:26:54

Other Promotions, New Assignments and Retirement Announced MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Paper (NYSE: IP) today announced that the board of directors has elected Mark S. Sutton Chief Executive Officer, effective November 1, 2014 and chairman of the board effective January 1, 2015. Sutton currently serves as president and chief operating officer responsible for leading and running the company's global operations. Prior to his current role he was senior...

2014-09-04 08:33:08

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NN, Inc. (Nasdaq: NNBR) announced today that effective immediately Scott Weinstein and Robbie Atkinson have joined the Company as Chief Information Officer and Corporate Treasurer and Manager of Investor Relations, respectively. Mr. Weinstein who will be responsible for leading NN's global IT function will report to Richard Holder, President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Atkinson will be responsible for assisting in both the...

2014-09-04 08:27:15

Aaron Rodgers, Peyton Manning, J.J. Watt, and John Elway Among NFL Greats Past and Present Featured in Launch of the Brand's Fall 2014 Line of NFL Player-Inspired Fashion Tees Exclusively at Target. NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pro Merch today unveiled its Fall 2014 line of NFL player-inspired fashion tees designed and sold exclusively at Target. The unveiling serves as the official launch of the brand's exclusive partnership with NFL Players Inc. (NFLPI), the...

2014-09-03 23:12:58

The historic Peabody Hotel in Memphis, Tennessee implements TrakRef® Brentwood, TN (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Polar Technology, the leading provider of refrigerant management solutions, is pleased to announce that The Peabody Hotel in Memphis, TN is implementing a cloud-based solution called TrakRef®. The Peabody Hotel located in the heart of “Blues City” is a Forbes Four-Star, AAA Four-Diamond historic Memphis, TN hotel. The Peabody hotel is known for The Peabody Ducks...


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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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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