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2014-07-25 23:09:05

Celebrates Grand Opening with Donation to Lovejoy High School Lewisville, Texas (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room opened its new Southeast Allen facility at 7am today. The facility is located at 1836 E. Bethany Road, Allen, Texas and is open 24-7. “Our promise to our neighbors in Allen is that we will deliver high quality emergency medical care as efficiently and expeditiously as possible,” said Dr. Gorav Bohil, Facility Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room...

2014-07-25 23:08:25

Jim Sturm Selected as a Finalist in the Emerging Company CEO Award Category Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 The Metroplex Technology Business Council (MTBC), the largest technology trade organization in Texas, has named Jim Sturm, CEO and President of Brierley+Partners, a finalist in the Emerging Company CEO category as part of the 14th Annual Tech Titans Awards. Tech Titans are recognized as outstanding technology companies and individuals in the North Texas area who have made...

2014-07-25 23:05:41

Brooklyn's Reactive wins first-ever Digital Campaign of the Year at industry’s top honors for indie and small agencies with less than 150 employees. Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 San Francisco's MUH-TAY-ZIK|HOF-FER last night was named Small Agency of the Year at the 2014 Ad Age Small Agency Awards, the premier honors saluting outstanding work created by independent shops with 150 or fewer employees. The Small Agency Awards were launched six years ago by Ad Age, the leading...

2014-07-25 23:02:56

Eye & Vision, a leading optometry and ophthalmology group of eye doctors in Richardson, Texas is announcing ten years of operations in North Texas by expanding their specialty eye and vision care clinics and opening a first of a kind comprehensive visual electro physiology clinic in Richardson. Richardson, Texas (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Eye & Vision has announced the celebration of ten years of operations at their office location by expanding a new specialized ocular and vision...

2014-07-25 23:01:06

11 Houston-area The Little Gym franchises will represent the business at the annual festival. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 The Little Gym of Houston will attend the 3rd Annual Family Fun Fest on Sunday, July 27 at Discovery Green in downtown Houston. The eleven Houston-area franchises include Memorial, Copperfield, Katy, Pearland, Friendswood, Spring, The Woodlands, Sugarland-Missouri City, Kingwood, Bellaire and their newest location in The Heights. “We’re thrilled to be...

2014-07-25 12:27:42

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) market is estimated to grow from $15.89 billion from 2013 to $28.45 billion by 2018, at a CAGR of 12.40%, for the given period. The adoption of the advanced metering infrastructure systems helps to modify the electric and distribution network and to satisfy the rising demand for energy. It is estimated that the global gas usage will rise up to 4% in coming years. Renewable fuel...

2014-07-25 12:23:54

Amos Lee and O.A.R. to headline; Lakewood Brewing Company to craft exclusive ale DALLAS, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) announced today the celebrity chef and music line-up for Cultivate Dallas-Ft. Worth, which is making its southern debut on Saturday, October 18 in nearby Irving, Texas at Lake Carolyn. The one-day festival includes cooking demonstrations by celebrity chefs, live music, local food artisans, regional beer and wines, a special Chipotle...

2014-07-25 12:21:02

Popular mid-size sedan brings style and substance to the Houston area HUMBLE, Texas, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- It isn't uncommon for vehicles in the mid-size sedan segment to leave automotive shoppers feeling a little numb. Even the "mid-size" signifier suggests a certain otherness, leaving buyers grasping at straws to define just what a vehicle represents. One model, however, has long satisfied drivers searching for an authoritative representation of the segment's ideal,...

2014-07-25 08:23:05

DALLAS, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RSP Permian, Inc. ("RSP" or the "Company") (NYSE: RSPP) today announced that it will release its second quarter 2014 results before the New York Stock Exchange opens on Monday, August 11, 2014. This release will be followed by a conference call for investors at 10:00 a.m. Central Time (11:00 a.m. Eastern Time) to discuss RSP's second quarter 2014 results. Hosting the call will be Steve Gray, Chief Executive Officer, Scott McNeill, Chief Financial...

2014-07-25 08:23:01

DALLAS, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RSP Permian, Inc. ("RSP" or the "Company") (NYSE: RSPP) today announced it has entered into definitive agreements in separate transactions with multiple sellers to acquire certain undeveloped acreage and oil and gas producing properties located in Glasscock County for an approximate aggregate price of $259 million in cash, subject to certain adjustments. The Company has posted a brief overview presentation of the acquisitions on its website at...


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
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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