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2014-10-29 23:10:51

NDB Advisory now offers comprehensive Austin, TX PCI QSA consulting services for central Texas merchants and service providers who store, process, and transmit sensitive cardholder data. With proven industry experience and the ability to deliver a cost-effective, efficient assessment process, all within a fixed-fee budget, NDB Advisory is Texas’ leading PCI DSS firm for Austin PCI QSA services. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 NDB Advisory now offers comprehensive Austin, TX PCI QSA...

2014-10-29 23:07:31

Dallas-Fort Worth community encouraged to help collect items for CitySquare DALLAS, Texas (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 For the 11th consecutive year, Sleep Experts will host its annual Share the Warmth drive, collecting new and gently used blankets, sheets, comforters, towels and pillows. Sleep Experts will continue its partnership with Girl Scouts for the fourth year in a row, receiving a helping hand from thousands of Girl Scouts representing the Northeast Texas (Dallas) and Texas Oklahoma...

2014-10-29 23:05:10

The University of Texas at El Paso has selected Radiant RFID’s Virtual Asset Tracker (VAT) to manage asset security and location visibility of the college’s IT assets and test equipment at multiple buildings on campus. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 The University of Texas at El Paso has selected Radiant RFID’s Virtual Asset Tracker (VAT) to manage asset security and location visibility of the college’s IT assets and test equipment at multiple buildings on campus. Radiant...

2014-10-29 23:02:15

Texas private equity firm, Teakwood Capital adds Bob Mosteller to its team. Bob brings deep financial, investment and operational expertise to the firm and its portfolio companies. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Teakwood Capital, a Dallas, Texas private equity firm welcomes Bob Mosteller as Managing Director of Finance and Chief Financial Officer. Bob brings over two decades of experience in finance and operations across a diverse set of industries. As CFO, he will oversee the...

2014-10-29 16:25:22

- $3.85 billion in debt financing committed by JBIC, NEXI and six commercial banks HOUSTON, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Freeport LNG Expansion, L.P. (Freeport LNG) today announced that its subsidiary, FLNG Liquefaction, LLC, has entered into definitive agreements for the debt financing of approximately $3.85 billion of capital required for the development of Freeport LNG's first train facility (Train One) at its proposed natural gas liquefaction and LNG loading facility on...

2014-10-29 12:21:28

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2014-10-29 12:21:26

WESTCHESTER, Ill., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Insurance Auto Auctions, Inc. (IAA), a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), and the leading live and live-online salvage auto auction company, today announced the acquisition of two facilities from Auction Systems, a West Texas based salvage auction company. Located in Abilene, TX and Amarillo, TX, the acquisition further expands IAA's presence in the Texas Panhandle and the West Central Region of the state. These...

2014-10-28 23:12:04

RealManage announced today that David Layman has been named Director of Community Association Management at the company's Houston, Texas office. Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 RealManage announced today that David Layman has been named Director of Community Association Management at the company's Houston, Texas office. David brings with him over 30 years of management experience with large teams of direct reports where he honed his expertise in training, hiring, marketing...

2014-10-28 23:11:22

Making Sense, an IT software development firm, announced it will sponsor ISA14, one of the most important events for the Latam UX community, which will be taking place in Buenos Aires, Argentina, next November 19-22. San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Next November 19-22, the Interaction South America 2014 (ISA) will be held in Argentina, at Universidad Católica Argentina, in Buenos Aires. Making Sense is proud to announce they will sponsor this important UX event. This...

2014-10-28 23:01:42

At 95, legendary Big Band singer Louise Tobin announces the Golden Digital Network, a free 24/7 streaming broadcast service offering a variety of audio and video programming designed and organized for senior citizens. An Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign is underway to raise funds for the launch and the technology for the delivery systems of Golden Digital Network for its debut in the first quarter of 2015. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 At the golden age of 95 — soon to be 96 on...


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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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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