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2014-06-30 23:05:34

The Crown Automotive Group recently named Rod Ricciardi to the position of General Manager of Crown Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Chattanooga and Crown Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Cleveland in Tennessee. Chattanooga, TN (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 The Crown Automotive Group is proud to announce that Rod Ricciardi has joined the team as the General Manager of Crown Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Chattanooga and Crown Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Cleveland. Ricciardi brings with him a wealth of automotive experience,...

2014-06-30 08:34:23

MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Asentinel, a technology-driven Telecommunications Lifecycle Management company announced that it has been awarded a third United States patent covering core elements of its groundbreaking Telecom Expense Management (TEM) software. U.S. Patent No. 8,712,878 joins previously granted U.S. Patent Nos. 7,340,422 (2008) and 7,805,342 (2010). The basis of these patents, owned by Asentinel, relates to systems and methods of processing and analyzing...

2014-06-30 00:20:52

Tennessee's Morgan Wins Angler Of The Year Title, $100,000 PARIS, Tenn., June 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rookie pro Skip Johnson of Goodells, Mich., brought the fourth-largest stringer of the entire tournament to the scale Sunday - a five-bass limit weighing 24 pounds even - to win the Walmart FLW Tour at Kentucky Lake presented by Evinrude. Johnson's four-day total of 20 bass weighing 88 pounds, 10 ounces gave him the win by a narrow 1-pound, 2-ounce margin over second-place pro Jason...

2014-06-29 00:20:43

Arkansas' Kelley Wins Co-Angler Title, $20,000 PARIS, Tenn., June 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boy Scouts of America pro Tom Redington of Royse City, Texas, brought a five-bass limit weighing 18 pounds, 13 ounces to retain his lead after day three of the Walmart FLW Tour at Kentucky Lake presented by Evinrude. Redington now enters the fourth and final day of competition as the No. 1 seed in the event featuring 162 of the best bass-fishing anglers in the world casting for the top cash...

2014-06-28 00:20:52

Arkansas' Kelley Leads Co-Anglers PARIS, Tenn., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pro angler Tom Redington of Royse City, Texas, brought five bass to the scale Friday weighing 24 pounds, 9 ounces to grab the lead on day two of the Walmart FLW Tour at Kentucky Lake presented by Evinrude. Redington now has a two-day catch of 10 bass weighing 46-15 and holds a 1-pound, 8-ounce lead over second-place pro Scott Martin of Clewiston, Fla., in the four-day event, hosted by the Henry County...

2014-06-26 23:16:52

"I would not and will not ever support such a measure as it is a tax increase, plain and simple. Rather than our State creating revenue by taxing small business owners and individuals, they should roll-up their sleeves and start cutting the budget," said George Flinn Memphis, TN (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 "If some leaders in Tennessee had their way, individuals conducting business online who have no physical presence or storefront in our state would be subjected to harsh...

2014-06-25 16:28:46

Heroes and Leaders Are Honored; Education, Training, and Public-Private Partnerships Are Fostered; Nashville Celebrities Drop By and Praise 9-1-1's "Unsung Heroes" NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal policy pronouncements, awards for heroic and dedicated emergency service, renewed and expanded corporate leadership, and hundreds of hours of meaningful dialogue and training were among the highlights of the National Emergency Number Association's (NENA's) Annual Conference...

2014-06-25 12:30:53

Downing, internationally recognized as a genome sequencing pioneer and member of the National Academy of Sciences' Institute of Medicine, becomes sixth leader to serve at hospital's helm MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, www.stjude.org, announced today the appointment of James R. Downing, M.D., as its new CEO, effective July 15, 2014. Downing most recently has served as the Deputy Director, Executive Vice President and Scientific Director of...

2014-06-25 12:26:13

NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A new reality television show featuring new country music artists is now casting singers and songwriters. The company producing this new country music show states, "If you sing, write songs, and are ready to take your music career to the next level, WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU!" Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140625/121365 The award winning TV production company is teaming up with multi platinum Nashville record producers,...

2014-06-25 08:27:12

Award-winning Restaurants in 26 States and Washington, D.C.; California, New York, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey Restaurants Make Strongest Showings SAN FRANCISCO, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of the local restaurants diners return to time and again, OpenTable (NASDAQ: OPEN), the world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations, is pleased to honor the 2014 Diners' Choice Award winners for the Top 100 Best Neighborhood Gem Restaurants in America. These awards reflect...


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.