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2014-08-13 23:05:33

Lone Star to Publish Series of Articles Discussing the Effective Use of Decision Analysis Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Lone Star Analysis, internationally recognized business and technology decision support, modeling, and simulation, and a trusted provider of advisory services that address highly complex client issues, announces the launch of a series of articles on demystifying decision analysis (DA). The fact is, decision analysis is mystery to some and not fully understood by...

2014-08-13 23:04:35

Rand Group was once again recognized for their ongoing commitment to customers, being named to the 2014 Microsoft Dynamics President’s Club, a group reserved for the top 5 percent of all global Microsoft Dynamics partners. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Rand Group has been named to the 2014 Microsoft Dynamics President’s Club, making this the 6th year they have been included. This achievement is a direct result of Rand Group’s outstanding dedication to customer satisfaction...

2014-08-13 23:04:08

End-to-end payments processor hires industry veteran to enhance technology product offering. Austin, TEXAS (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 SecureNet announced today that Jerry Bartlett, former senior vice president and chief development officer for First Data Corp., has been named chief technology officer. “Jerry’s years of experience in the technology and payments arenas are a welcome addition to our team,” said Brent Warrington, CEO at SecureNet. “I am confident his deep understanding...

2014-08-13 23:01:47

North Texas Chapter of the Association of Clinical Research Professionals and Baylor Research Institute, join with Myriad Genetics, Lynch Syndrome International, Progeny and Ambry Genetics to bring global expert, Patrick Lynch, JD, MD, to Dallas to present lifesaving information on Lynch syndrome (HNPCC), a hereditary cancer condition, to bring a community outreach presentation, Saturday, August 16, 2014. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 The North Texas Chapter of the Association of...

2014-08-13 16:28:53

LEWISVILLE, Texas, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Students enrolled in Texas Online Preparatory School, a tuition-free, online public school serving students in grades 3-12, will go back to school without leaving their homes on Monday, August 25. "Texas Online Preparatory School uses the outstanding curriculum from K¹² to serve students across Texas," said Sherri Remington, head of school of Texas Online Preparatory School. "Using our innovative learning program, TOPS...

2014-08-13 16:22:08

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FieldPoint Petroleum Corporation (NYSE/MKT:FPP) announced today its second quarter financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2014. Phillip Roberson, FieldPoint President, COO and CFO, stated, "Our second quarter results were much better than they appear on the surface. We are very fortunate that our new Ranger wells were coming online as we were faced with lower production from our Bone Spring wells in New Mexico, due to a bottleneck...

2014-08-13 12:30:05

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Since 1957, Trumble Crane and Rigging has been offering specialized crane and rigging services out of Lubbock, Texas to the West Texas and New Mexico areas. They are highly effective and skilled in both residential and industrial installation, dismantling, and moving through the use of professionally trained crane and forklift operators. All the machines Trumble uses are regularly inspected and are kept in excellent condition....

2014-08-13 12:23:08

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas American Resources, LLC ("TAR" or the "Company") announced today that it has closed on the sale of its South Texas properties to an undisclosed buyer for $135 million. The sale includes the Company's existing production, proved reserves, and Eagle Ford and Austin Chalk oil development opportunities on its approximate 55,000 net acres of leasehold in Dimmit, Frio, La Salle, and Zavala Counties, Texas. The Company intends to use the...

2014-08-13 12:20:45

DALLAS, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Metroplex Technology Business Council (MTBC), the largest technology trade organization in Texas, has named Reflect a finalist in the Emerging Company for Innovation 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 significant contributions to their industries during the past year. The Tech Titans Award winners will be revealed...

2014-08-13 08:29:26

HUMBLE, Texas, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. David Bush, owner of The Oaks Healthcare, announced that Dr. Richard King is launching his own practice at the center. A chiropractor with extensive experience in multiple fields, King has worked on the international stage, volunteering his services in Haiti and the Dominican Republic through Mission life International. "After receiving my Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science, I worked as an exercise specialist," said King. "That...


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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