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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...

2014-08-25 16:28:57

Investor Interest Builds for Second Annual Texas Data Center Summit: New Opportunities in Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Austin in Focus DALLAS, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Hear from the most active data center developers, investors and researchers at The Second Annual Texas Data Center Summit, including: 451 Research, Compass Datacenters, SkyBox Datacenters, Digital Realty and DataBank. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140825/139109 * Where are developers...

2014-08-25 16:21:22

WACO, Texas, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When Baylor University's new football stadium makes its debut in late August, not only will the views and football be fabulous, so will the food. Baylor University Athletics chose FUEL by SAVOR U as its official foodservice provider for the new football stadium and other on-campus athletic venues. The university division of SAVOR..., SAVOR U, was selected for its fresh ideas and a commitment to sustainable operations that embrace local...

2014-08-25 16:20:31

Toliver Ford raises dealership awareness in Northeast Texas SULPHUR SPRINGS, Texas, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- One of the oldest car dealerships in the area has made it a goal to make itself even more well known in other localities outside of its Sulphur Springs, TX location. Toliver Ford has started highlighting cities and towns in close proximity to its location that can take advantage of the dealership's large inventory, professional customer service, and thorough...

2014-08-25 12:27:44

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HALBERDIER Holdings (www.theHrealestate.com), an emerging commercial real estate enterprise, broke ground clearing on a +/- 100,000 square foot Class A office building designed by Powers Brown - across from ExxonMobil's new mammoth operational HQ just south of The Woodlands TX. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140417/76165 The building plans for LEED Silver certification and will be minimum 4 floors - and possibly as many as 6...

2014-08-25 08:28:09

WASHINGTON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nursing Home Complaint Center is urging family members whose loved one now has sepsis, or septic shock, because of neglect at a nursing home anywhere in the state of Texas to call the Austin based law firm of Hotze Runkle at 877-919-0830 for their possible help, and assistance, or to contact the law firm via their web site at http://HotzeRunkle.Com Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140822/138941 Photo -...

2014-08-25 08:21:04

Mac Haik Ford DeSoto highlights new 2015 Ford Fusion, 2015 Fiesta in Texas DALLAS, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With such a large and versatile selection of new cars, trucks and SUVs to choose from these days, it can be hard for the average consumer to choose the vehicle that is right for them. Ford Motor Company makes it easy for shoppers to find the best vehicle by offering a one of the most extensive new car lineups in the auto industry. Mac Haik Ford DeSoto, a Ford...

2014-08-25 08:21:02

Mac Haik Georgetown compares 2015 Dodge Challenger vs. 2015 Chevy Camaro AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A Dodge dealership is helping muscle car enthusiasts choose the right vehicle with an informative and detailed vehicle comparison between two of the top choices. Mac Haik Georgetown, a Dodge dealership in Austin, Texas, knows how hard it can be to perform all of the research needed to make the best decision when buying a new muscle car. To help its customers...

2014-08-25 08:20:57

Mac Haik Hutto, Killeen Pre-Owned used cars provide Texas drivers with affordable vehicles KILLEEN, Texas, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- When it comes to innovating the way consumers buy used cars in Texas, no other automotive group is doing it better than Mac Haik. Mac Haik Auto Group has many locations throughout the state of Texas, which allows car shoppers to select from an incredibly large inventory making it easy for them to find the perfect used car in Texas. Two of...


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
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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