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2015-03-03 04:22:21

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The European non-invasive & minimally invasive cardiac output monitoring devices market report defines and segments

2015-03-02 23:10:04

i5 web works launched a mobile-ready website for Southlake, Texas mayoral candidate Laura Hill showcasing her professional experience, community service, awards, and family:

2015-03-02 23:07:20

Company among fastest growing in #bitcoin AUSTIN, Texas (PRWEB) March

2015-03-02 23:04:14

Type 1 Diabetes patient Courtney Austin from Dallas, TX and her family have raised $6,000 out of the $16,000 they need to acquire a trained dog to help Courtney prevent and prepare for possible

2015-03-02 23:01:03

Company Releases Next Generation EP1 Smartphone Privacy Case Exclusively for iPhone 6 San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) March 02, 2015 On Sunday March 1st,

2015-03-02 20:24:01

ONTARIO, Calif., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Prime Healthcare announced today that it has completed its acquisition of two hospitals from subsidiaries of Community Health Systems: Dallas Regional

2015-03-02 16:35:55

IRVING, Texas, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Darling Ingredients Inc.

2015-03-02 16:33:09

SEGUIN, Texas, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Alamo Group Inc. (NYSE: ALG) announced today that Richard D.

2015-03-02 16:23:29

Column Alleges Oil Companies Value Profits over Worker Safety GALVESTON, Texas, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) union today said a newspaper

2015-03-02 12:36:58

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The South American SWIR market report defines and segments the South American SWIR with market size forecasts and analysis.


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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Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.