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2014-10-20 23:11:16

Personal protection officers use intelligence-based techniques to provide security. Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 McCann Investigations, a Texas-based private investigations firm is pleased to announce that its new division McCann Security is now able to offer its clients personal protection. When increased security measures are required to protect both our clients as well as their property, McCann Security provides fully-trained expert personal protection officers. McCann’s...

2014-10-20 23:10:02

Tummy tuck expert's method transcends typical standards to deliver beautiful, natural-looking results, says surgeon, generating "overwhemingly positive" audience response Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Houston plastic surgeon Dr. Christopher Patronella was invited to present the key elements of his innovative True Form Tummy Tuck® method as a visiting professor to plastic surgery residents and faculty at The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston...

2014-10-20 23:06:39

Workforce quality, business-friendly tax policies, direct incentives, regulated electric rates and available buildings make a great business climate for manufacturing, particularly metal fabrication. Kilgore Economic Development Corp. in Texas will be showcasing those attributes at the Fabtech Expo November 11-13 in Atlanta. Kilgore, Texas (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Increasingly, companies are taking a long, hard look at the quality and quantity of a workforce in deciding where to do...

2014-10-20 23:05:58

Capitol SkyMine deploys new technology to transform greenhouse gas emissions into marketable, carbon-negative products such as baking soda and bleach. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Designed to be both beneficial for the environment and profitable for business, Skyonic Corporation will open Capitol SkyMine, the first-of-its-kind, commercial-scale carbon capture and utilization facility, on Tuesday, Oct. 21. Located in San Antonio at Capitol Aggregates, an existing cement plant,...

2014-10-20 23:01:52

Shriners Hospitals for Children® and UK HealthCare sign agreement to build new hospital on University of Kentucky Campus Lexington, Kentucky (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Shriners Hospitals for Children® and UK HealthCare have signed an agreement that will change the current location of Shriners Hospitals for Children - Lexington from 1900 Richmond Road to South Limestone across from the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital. The new facility will be a state-of-the-art...

2014-10-20 23:01:14

Dallas Airmotive, a BBA Aviation company providing global MRO service and support for business aircraft turbine engines, broke ground on its new, six-cell state-of-the-art test center and announced that its new rotorcraft center of excellence will be built at the same location. Both facilities will be situated on a 20-acre site on the south end of DFW airport. DALLAS, TX (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Dallas Airmotive, a BBA Aviation company providing global MRO service and support for business...

2014-10-20 16:23:14

- Three Permian Basin horizontal wells averaged 1,300 Boe per day on peak 24-hour IP tests DENVER, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Resolute Energy Corporation ("Resolute", the "Company," "we," "us" or "our") (NYSE: REN) today updates certain operating data, provides horizontal well results and provides information for its scheduled conference call to discuss results for the quarter ended September 30, 2014. Our drilling during the third quarter and into the fourth quarter has...

2014-10-20 16:21:16

Mac Haik Georgetown adds 2015 Jeep Cherokee in Austin, Texas to inventory AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The new 2015 Jeep Cherokee was recently added to the Mac Haik Georgetown CDJR inventory, and to help SUV shoppers learn more about this new SUV the Jeep dealership in Austin, Texas is offering an in-depth review of the new Jeep model. The information provided by Mac Haik details the 2015 Jeep Cherokee's available engines, four-wheel drive options and the...

2014-10-20 12:35:41

Trojan(TM) Brand Condoms' recent study finds only 41 percent of college aged adults report always using a condom EWING, N.J., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oregon State University tops the Trojan(TM) Sexual Health Report Card for the first time in the history of the rankings, making an unprecedented jump from No. 26 to the No. 1 spot in the 2014 rankings. The 9(th) annual study sponsored by the makers of Trojan(TM) Brand Condoms and conducted by Sperling's BestPlaces, calls attention to the...

2014-10-20 12:23:26

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trecora Resources (NYSE: TREC), a leading provider of high purity specialty chemicals and waxes, today announced the planned release of its third quarter 2014 financial results after market close on Thursday, October 30, 2014. Chief Executive Officer Nick Carter, Chief Financial Officer Connie Cook and President of its wholly owned subsidiary, South Hampton Resources, Inc. (SHR), Simon Upfill-Brown, will host a conference call that day...


Latest Texas Reference Libraries

Wild Man
2014-01-28 14:30:10

The Wild Man of the Navidad has been claimed to be the first Bigfoot in Texas. It was widely reported in 1837 along the Navidad River, in Sublime, Texas. The slaves of that era called it “The Thing That Comes,” because it was never seen, but evidence pointed to something being there. During the night inside the cabins, food would go missing; their fattened hogs would be replaced with thin ones. However, no valuables were never touched. Tools would sometimes go missing but would return...

Davy Crockett National Forest
2014-01-20 14:27:28

The Davy Crockett National Forest is a national forest located off of U.S. Highway 69 lying west of Lufkin, Texas and east of Crockett. It is administered by the United States Department of Agriculture National Forest Service whose headquarters can be found in Lufkin. There are local ranger district offices found in Ratcliff. The forest encompasses a total of 160,647 acres in two counties. 94,481 acres are located in Houston and 67,361 acres are located in Trinity. This national forest...

Angeline National Forest
2013-11-01 09:50:24

The Angelina National Forest is a United States National Forest, one of four that can be found in Texas. The 153,180 acre Angelina National Forest is located in East Texas in parts of Angelina, Jasper, San Augustine, and Nacogdoches counties. It is managed together with the three other National Forests in Texas from Forest Service offices located in Lufkin, Texas. There are local district offices found in Zavalla. The forest lies in the Neches River Basin and on the north and south shores of...

Elmendorf Beast
2013-07-31 07:32:21

The Elmendorf Beast has been blamed for several attacks on livestock in the town of Elmendorf, Texas. A variety of opinions on what the creature was have been disclosed, with one such claim offering that it was a Mexican Hairless Dog mutated by illness. Some local residents associate it with the legend of the Chupacabra, and others claimed it was an escaped lab experiment or an unknown species discovered. In August of 2004, an animal perceived as the Elmendorf Beast was shot by a local...

Edwards Plateau
2013-04-19 19:37:49

The Edwards Plateau is an area of west-central Texas which is bordered by the Balcones Fault towards the south and the east, the Llano Uplift and the Llano Estacado towards the north, and the Chihuahuan Desert and Pecos River towards the west. San Angelo, San Antonia, Del Rio, and Austin make a rough outline of the area. The eastern part of the plateau is the Texas Hill Country. The trees of this savanna include a juniper-oak mix and a mesquite-acacia mix scattered over the fairly short...

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