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2014-08-26 23:01:01

San Antonio Hearing Centers is pleased to add Occupational Hearing Protection services and products to its current offerings. A great selection of hearing protection is available for workers, musicians, hunters and recreational shooters. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 With most forms of hearing loss being irreversible, it simply makes sense to use hearing protection when exposed to loud noises - or risk losing hearing forever. There are many different forms of hearing protection...

2014-08-26 12:25:02

STREAMING LIVE ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27TH AT 7PM ET/4PM PT NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GANDER.tv , a division of Eyes On The Go, inks a groundbreaking deal with social media megastars Cameron Dallas and Nash Grier. Dallas and Grier, who have nearly 15 million Vine followers combined, will each host their own reality-based, regularly scheduled programs on the video-streaming network, as well as appear together on special occasions. Look for the series to debut on...

2014-08-26 12:24:59

Offers Industry's First Content Marketing Solution to Enable Integrated Retargeting Across Display and Facebook Channels AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OneSpot, the content advertising company that combines content marketing with the scale and data intelligence of digital advertising, announced the expansion of its platform to help branded content reach online users via Facebook and FBX. Using the OneSpot platform, brands can automatically transform their content into...

2014-08-26 12:24:35

DALLAS and FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- What: Cutting Edge Haunted House When: August 30th 2014 Where: http://cuttingedgehauntedhouse.com/prodpage.cfm#.U-5S5-NSgpc 1701 E. Lancaster Ave., Fort Worth, Texas 76102 http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140826/139722 The haunting season starts early this year in Fort Worth, Texas! Cutting Edge Haunted House will open its doors on Saturday, August 30 for a long awaited "sneak peek."...

2014-08-26 08:37:13

San Antonio Attorney-Mediator Also Relisted in the International Who's Who of Commercial Mediation, Texas Super Lawyers, the Best Lawyers in America, and San Antonio's "Best Lawyers" SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney-Mediator Don Philbin was installed as Chair of the State Bar of Texas ADR Section at its Annual Meeting in Austin. Philbin was also named one of seven Texas mediators in the 2014 International Who's Who of Commercial Mediation. He has been included in the...

2014-08-26 08:31:37

-Stripes Celebrates Tomorrows - $500,000 Fundraising Goal CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stripes® Convenience Stores has announced a new alliance with The University of Texas MD Anderson Children's Cancer Hospital to help kids with cancer. During Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month, Stripes will launch its newest in-store fundraising campaign called "Stripes Stores Celebrates Tomorrows" beginning on September 1. The campaign goal of $500,000 will help save...

2014-08-26 08:24:13

HOUSTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucas Energy, Inc. (NYSE MKT: LEI) ("Lucas" or the "Company"), an independent oil and gas company with its operations in Texas, today announced that it has signed a binding participation agreement with Oak Valley Resources, LLC ("OVR"), to jointly develop the Company's Karnes County, Texas acreage in the Eagle Ford shale formation. At closing Lucas will receive $444,000 for a 50% working interest on approximately 400 acres. OVR will manage...

2014-08-26 08:21:40

New mid-size SUV has all the luxury of any Cadillac model SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Cadillac has not remained a premier name in luxury vehicles by ignoring the direct needs of their customers or failing to spot shifting trends in its industry. The 2015 Cadillac SRX in San Antonio, TX that is currently available at Cavender Cadillac, represents the latest edition of Cadillac's evolution. For many years, when customers needed the expanded space of an SUV...

2014-08-25 23:12:09

Midtown Dentistry in Houston, Texas, is currently trying to raise patients’ awareness of the connections between gum disease and general health. Numerous clinical studies have shown gum health can affect your general health, and vice versa, so it is vitally important not to miss regular checkups. (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Many patients are still unaware of the connection between periodontal disease (advanced gum disease) and general health, in spite of significant research over recent...

2014-08-25 23:05:08

A job fair for the upcoming October season at Screams® Halloween Theme Park will be held Saturday, Aug. 23 at 2511 FM 66 in Waxahachie. Waxahachie, TX (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Scarborough Renaissance Festival is excited to announce that on Saturday, Aug. 23, Screams® Halloween Theme Park will be holding their job fair for the upcoming season at the event’s offices located at 2511 FM 66 in Waxahachie, TX. The job fair and interviews for these seasonal positions will take place...


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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