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2014-10-20 16:23:14

- Three Permian Basin horizontal wells averaged 1,300 Boe per day on peak 24-hour IP tests DENVER, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Resolute Energy Corporation ("Resolute", the "Company," "we," "us" or "our") (NYSE: REN) today updates certain operating data, provides horizontal well results and provides information for its scheduled conference call to discuss results for the quarter ended September 30, 2014. Our drilling during the third quarter and into the fourth quarter has...

2014-10-20 16:21:16

Mac Haik Georgetown adds 2015 Jeep Cherokee in Austin, Texas to inventory AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The new 2015 Jeep Cherokee was recently added to the Mac Haik Georgetown CDJR inventory, and to help SUV shoppers learn more about this new SUV the Jeep dealership in Austin, Texas is offering an in-depth review of the new Jeep model. The information provided by Mac Haik details the 2015 Jeep Cherokee's available engines, four-wheel drive options and the...

2014-10-20 12:35:41

Trojan(TM) Brand Condoms' recent study finds only 41 percent of college aged adults report always using a condom EWING, N.J., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oregon State University tops the Trojan(TM) Sexual Health Report Card for the first time in the history of the rankings, making an unprecedented jump from No. 26 to the No. 1 spot in the 2014 rankings. The 9(th) annual study sponsored by the makers of Trojan(TM) Brand Condoms and conducted by Sperling's BestPlaces, calls attention to the...

2014-10-20 12:23:26

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trecora Resources (NYSE: TREC), a leading provider of high purity specialty chemicals and waxes, today announced the planned release of its third quarter 2014 financial results after market close on Thursday, October 30, 2014. Chief Executive Officer Nick Carter, Chief Financial Officer Connie Cook and President of its wholly owned subsidiary, South Hampton Resources, Inc. (SHR), Simon Upfill-Brown, will host a conference call that day...

2014-10-20 08:24:36

A new web article by Online Accounting Degree Programs details 25 of the world's most eco-friendly bank buildings. HOUSTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new article by education website Online Accounting Degree Programs proves that bank buildings can be ecologically sound as well as aesthetically pleasing. "25 Most Impressive Eco-friendly Bank Buildings" is a collection of the most environmentally green financial buildings in the world. The article was launched as an incentive for...

2014-10-20 08:23:09

MURRAY HILL and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Linde North America, a global leader in the growing liquefied natural gas (LNG) supply and fueling market, will highlight its expertise across the LNG supply chain at the Texas Natural Gas Summit, to be held in Austin on October 23, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130530/NY23246LOGO-b Linde is one of the exhibitors at the event (booth #43), which will be held at the Palmer Events Center, and which is...

2014-10-19 23:02:24

New systems allow for clients to be more proactive in their security protocol. Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 19, 2014 McCann Investigations, a Texas-based private investigations firm is pleased to announce that its new division McCann Security is now able to offer its clients intrusion detection systems that integrate with access solutions. McCann Security’s access control systems increase awareness of employees and visitors within a facility. When there are areas of restricted access,...

2014-10-18 23:03:20

Complimentary Delivery of Online and In-Store Medical Equipment Rentals Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 Medical supplies outfit Heal Well Medical Supply recently announced that delivery of medical equipment to clients for rent will be free of charge. It is a significant step in customer service for the company, which keeps tens of thousands of medical equipment products in its warehouses and has served the Houston metro area for several years. Heal Well Medical Supply prides...

2014-10-17 23:08:29

Individuals Exposed to Asbestos and Other Carcinogens Now Have More Legal Options Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Shrader & Associates, L.L.P., one of the foremost mesothelioma law firms in the country, recently announced complimentary legal consultations for clients exposed to harmful substances. Without the need to pay a single penny, people who are suffering from diseases they believe they contracted from their places of work or residence can sit down with one of Shrader...

2014-10-17 23:08:15

Today, the Baumgartner Law Firm announced the 2014 winner for its first annual Baumgartner Law Firm “Law Student Scholarship.” Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Today, the Baumgartner Law Firm announced the 2014 winner for its first annual Baumgartner Law Firm “Law Student Scholarship.” Hensleigh Crowell, a student at the University of Texas School of Law, has been awarded $3,000, which will be used to pay for tuition, books, and other law school expenses. The scholarship is...


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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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin