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2014-08-12 12:24:58

HORN LAKE, Miss., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Phase 1 of restoration has commenced at Circle G Ranch, formerly owned by Elvis Presley. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140812/135424 Plans include the relocation and restoration of the historic Honeymoon Cottage to the interior of the property near the horse stables, which will also be restored. An arena will be created next to the stables for horse and pony rides, shows, and equine therapy, to help those with developmental...

2014-08-12 08:30:55

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Christie Medical Holdings, Inc., a global leader in mobile vascular imaging systems, and Wolfson Children's Hospital, today announced an agreement to replace all current peripheral vascular access visualization devices at the hospital with 17 VeinViewers through Christie's FreshStart program. The hospital was using the latest version of a hand-held, red laser-based competitive illumination device, but switched to Christie's VeinViewer....

2014-08-11 16:28:42

Tennessee Doctor, Who Survived Substance Abuse, Says Similar Actions in Tennessee Have Saved Lives, Money SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Proposition 46 can save California taxpayers up to $406 million annually by requiring doctors to check California's statewide prescription drug database before prescribing narcotics to first time patients, according to a report released by Consumer Watchdog today. Dr. Stephen Loyd, a recovering prescription drug addict from...

2014-08-08 23:06:12

Local performers have just ten days to prepare for August 18 and August 20 talent auditions for International Organization, AMTC. (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 With a vision to see the Great Commission of Jesus Christ fulfilled in film, fashion, music and theatre, the AMTC team is scouting the country for performers who are called to be lights in entertainment: the darkest mission field on earth. Through a unique, faith-based education, AMTC equips performers with industry-current knowledge and...

2014-08-08 23:01:00

Decosimo will be participating as an exhibitor and as an educational session presenter at the 2014 Annual Convention & Trade Show for the Tennessee Health Care Association and the Tennessee Center for Assisted Living in Nashville, Aug 24-27. Decosimo Assurance Principal Renee Ford, CPA, will serve as one of the presenters during the THCA/TNCAL annual meeting. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 Decosimo, a Top 100 accounting and business advisory firm, will participate as an...

2014-08-08 12:24:27

New facility will bring approximately 700 new jobs to the Cookeville, TN/Putnam County area over a five-year period KATY, Texas, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy, Ltd. (d/b/a Academy Sports + Outdoors), a premier sports, outdoor and lifestyle retailer, will open a distribution center in Cookeville, TN to support its continued expansion. Academy Sports + Outdoors will begin construction on the facility later this month with plans to become operational in early 2016. The company is...

2014-08-07 23:11:26

WeComply, a Thomson Reuters business and leader in online compliance training, will be exhibiting at the annual conference of the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA), August 17-21, 2014, at Gaylord Opryland, in Nashville, Tennessee. Mahwah, NJ (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 WeComply, a Thomson Reuters business and leader in online compliance training, will be exhibiting at the annual conference of the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA), August 17-21, 2014, at Gaylord...

2014-08-07 16:20:42

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For three students, paying for college just got a little easier thanks to their winning video submissions in Bridgestone Americas' Teens Drive Smart Video Contest. Austin Piedra of Chicopee, Massachusetts, received the top prize - a $20,000 college scholarship, for his winning video, "Break Bad Habits. Drive Safe." University of Pennsylvania freshman Barry Oshiba won second place and a $10,000 scholarship for his video, "The Risk You...

2014-08-06 23:06:36

Propell’s next generation tools provide the ability to work with the bulk of the US wire line truck fleet Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Propell Technologies (OTCQB:PROP), the exclusive U.S. licensee of a plasma pulse well treatment for enhanced oil recovery (EOR) today confirmed it will be treating the first two wells with its new plasma pulse tools made in the United States for Miller Energy Resources Inc. (NYSE: MILL). The wells owned and operated by Miller Energy are in the...

2014-08-05 08:29:32

NEW YORK, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Graceland is hallowed ground, not only to those who revere the memory of the man who made it famous - American icon Elvis Presley - but also to millions of fans worldwide who still think of Presley as the one and only "King of Rock and Roll." Interest in authenticated items that belonged to the superstar entertainer, or that were worn by him onstage, has never waned. This has led to an extraordinary, first-time event: the Aug. 14, 2014 auction of a...


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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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.