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2014-09-12 23:09:20

Founding partners of Dallas' Guajardo & Marks, LLP, Michael Guajardo and Greg Marks, have once again been included in Thomson Reuter's Texas Super Lawyers list for 2014. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Attorneys Michael Guajardo and Greg Marks, co-founders of Dallas personal injury law firm Guajardo & Marks, LLP, are honored to be selected for inclusion in the annual Texas Super Lawyers list. "It's always humbling to be selected by so many peers I...

2014-09-12 23:07:29

Guido Toscano, MD Welcomed to His New Role Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Guido Toscano, MD as the Medical Director of its Cedar Hill facility. “We are pleased to announce Dr. Toscano as the facility medical director of our Cedar Hill facility,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room. After receiving his...

2014-09-12 23:07:00

Consilium Staffing, Your Partner in Locum Tenens, has announced that Cynthia Hageny has joined the Irving, Texas-based firm. Hageny recently accepted a role as the company’s Director of Corporate Recruiting. Irving, Texas (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Consilium Staffing, Your Partner in Locum Tenens, has announced that Cynthia Hageny has joined the Irving, Texas-based firm. Hageny recently accepted a role as the company’s Director of Corporate Recruiting. “We are fortunate to have...

2014-09-12 16:21:11

DENVER, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cimarex Energy Co. (NYSE: XEC) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.16 per share. The dividend is payable on December 1, 2014, to stockholders of record on August 14, 2014. About Cimarex Energy Denver-based Cimarex Energy Co. is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company with principal operations in the Mid-Continent and Permian Basin areas of...

2014-09-12 12:20:46

Millimeter Wave Right Angle RF Adapters Up to 50 GHz Released by Fairview Microwave ALLEN, Texas, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Fairview Microwave Inc., a preeminent supplier of on-demand microwave and RF components, releases an expanded family of high frequency right angle adapters, widely used in the military and commercial sectors for communications and cellular applications. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140912/145654 Right angle adapters are commonly...

2014-09-12 08:21:48

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Basic Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: BAS) ("Basic") today reported selected operating data for the month of August 2014. Basic's well servicing rig count remained unchanged at 421. Well servicing rig hours for the month were 72,400 producing a rig utilization rate of 74%, compared to 69% and 76% in July 2014 and August 2013, respectively. During the month, Basic's fluid service truck count increased by five to 1,024. Fluid service...

2014-09-12 00:20:13

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hilliard Munoz Gonzales LLP is named one of the most successful law firms in the country by The National Law Journal, which released its inaugural list of America's Elite Trial Lawyers. MORE THAN 100 LAW FIRMS WERE VETTED The National Law Journal teamed up with Law.com to select law firms that won substantial victories in complex cases that impacted the law and legal business. One hundred law firms across the nation were...

2014-09-11 23:13:39

Ambitious outdoor touch screen project pays dividends for Dallas based website design firm. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 The Old State announced today that the full-service and digital marketing website design agency was awarded the Best Cultural Digital Signage from the Digital Screenmedia Association. Company officials say the award was provided in recognition of The Old State's installation of touch screen kiosks in the highly regarded new Rory Meyers Children’s...

2014-09-11 23:11:44

Data Facts, Inc-a nationwide provider of mortgage lending and background screening solutions-announced recently they are acquiring Houston-based One Source Credit Reporting Agency. Memphis TN (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Data Facts, Inc -a nationwide provider of mortgage lending and background screening solutions-announces the recent acquisition of One Source Credit Reporting Agency of Houston, TX. The goal of the acquisition is to expand Data Facts’ existing TX footprint and strengthen...

2014-09-11 23:04:44

The Tyler facility will be the company’s 43rd open center out of a total of 46 locations across Texas, Georgia and Tennessee. Tyler, TX (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Nova Medical Centers, the nation’s largest pure occupational medicine provider, is pleased to announce that they will be opening a new occupational medical center, in Tyler, Texas. The Tyler facility will be the company’s 43rd open center out of a total of 46 locations across Texas, Georgia and Tennessee. This new...


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
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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