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2014-07-15 08:21:52

EnergyForce Champions can shorten the sales cycle of their energy projects and win more deals by using Noesis Energy's proposal development services and simplified access to third-party efficiency financing. AUSTIN, Texas, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Noesis Energy, the fastest-growing savings and financing platform for energy efficiency projects, has been selected by Affiliated Distributors to help its members close more energy efficiency projects. Affiliated Distributors...

2014-07-15 08:21:07

SOUTHLAKE, Texas, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading technology provider to the global travel and tourism industry, today announced Dasha Kuksenko as Vice President of Airline Solutions, Asia Pacific (APAC). Kuksenko has worked with APAC carriers for more than nine years, most recently as Vice President, Strategic Programs for Airline Solutions where she managed the Virgin Australia technology partnership including its migration to the...

2014-07-15 04:22:23

HOUSTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TIRR Memorial Hermann was again recognized as one of the nation's top rehabilitation hospitals in U.S. News & World Report's annual "America's Best Hospitals" rankings. Coming in at number three, the 2014-15 rankings mark the 25th consecutive year that TIRR Memorial Hermann has stood among the top rehabilitation hospitals in the country. "It is an exciting day for TIRR Memorial Hermann to celebrate such a momentous milestone - 25 years of...

2014-07-14 23:09:24

Utilizing a Consistent Methodology for Continuity of Spine Care in Physical Therapy Southlake, Texas (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Spine Team Texas continues to stay at the forefront in complete spine care—from diagnosis to treatment and recovery. Currently all physical therapists at Spine Team Texas’ locations are either certified in or training for certification in The McKenzie Method. Two therapists, Craig Cunningham and Theresa Adame, have recently completed the extensive program. “We...

2014-07-14 23:07:06

Staffing and Consulting Firm Expecting 50 Percent Revenue Increase Over 2013 Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 The Intersect Group, an Atlanta and Dallas-based technology and finance and accounting national staffing and consulting firm, today reports its Dallas operations finished the second quarter with a 67 percent increase in revenue growth over the first half of last year. The three-year-old office quickly ramped up efforts in the second half of 2013 to grow its leadership in the...

2014-07-14 23:05:34

Home of Dell Computers and Round Rock Donuts, Spectacular Media has opened a new office in Round Rock, TX where they plan to give their cloudware solution SM Infinity ™ a triple boost of fun, engagement, and superior content with central Texas talent. Round Rock, TX (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 With the rapid growth of SM Infinity ™, an online service to control advertising on LED signs, Spectacular Media (SM) announced a new office location in Round Rock, TX to facilitate expansion into...

2014-07-14 23:04:32

Cowboys will sign autographs and bowl with fans to raise money for kids with special needs on July 19th, 9am - 1pm, in Frisco, Texas. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Chari-T2000 and Main Event Frisco announced today that two Dallas Cowboy football players will participate in the organization's upcoming bowling fundraiser at Main Event in Frisco on Saturday, July 19th, from 9am - 1pm. Barry Church, Dallas Cowboy starting safety, loves football. When he isn’t knocking down passes,...

2014-07-14 23:01:03

Aztec Evaporative Units, leading evaporative cooling systems provider and manufacturer, is among an exclusive list of exhibitors presenting at the inaugural AFCOM Symposium 2014, to be held in Dallas, TX, for the first time on July 17, 2014. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Aztec Evaporative Units, a leading evaporative cooling systems provider manufactured by Mestex Inc. in Dallas, Texas, announced today it will be exhibiting at the inaugural AFCOM Dallas Symposium 2014 event to be held...

2014-07-14 23:00:24

Airbus Helicopters Inc. will feature Oklahoma Department of Public Safety's new AS350B3e helicopter at the Airborne Law Enforcement Association Annual Conference. Grand Prairie, Texas (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Airbus Helicopters Inc. (AHI) will feature the recently-delivered Oklahoma Department of Public Safety (DPS) AS350B3e helicopter at the Airborne Law Enforcement Association Annual Conference in Phoenix, July 16-19 at Booth 811. The Oklahoma DPS AStar features an advanced avionics...

2014-07-14 16:26:25

Mary Coffee of Southlake, Texas has been honored with a recognition by Dallas Business Journal in its selection of "North Texas Women In Technology Awards." SOUTHLAKE, Texas, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the May, 2014 issue of Dallas Business Journal published by American City Business Journals. Mary Coffee was selected for the following honor: "North Texas Women In Technology Awards"...


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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