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2014-09-25 23:09:05

Consilium Staffing, Your Partner in Locum Tenens, recently volunteered for Consilium Cares at North Texas Food Bank, providing meals for nearly five thousand people in the North Texas area. Irving, Texas (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Consilium Staffing, Your Partner in Locum Tenens, recently volunteered for Consilium Cares at North Texas Food Bank, providing meals for nearly five thousand people in the North Texas area. "NTFB is thankful for the support of partners like Consilium...

2014-09-25 23:08:14

National American University becomes first university to expand executive education courses to include 3D printing technology with a focus on production and operations and global supply chain manager simulations Austin, Texas (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 The Roueche Graduate Center at National American University in Austin, Texas announced plans to become the first university in the world to launch graduate-level courses that incorporate how 3D printing and additive manufacturing...

2014-09-25 23:07:56

Bryan-College Station, home of Texas A&M University, will have access to ultra-high-speed Internet of up to 1 Gigabit per second from Suddenlink by mid-2015, making The Research Valley the first Suddenlink market in Texas — and among the first nationally — with community-wide “GigaSpeed” connectivity. Bryan-College Station, Texas (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Bryan-College Station area residents and businesses will have access to ultra-high-speed Internet of up to 1 Gigabit per...

2014-09-25 23:06:11

Expanded office reflects fast-growing TelePacific Texas business Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Leading business communications provider TelePacific Communications continues its aggressive growth across Texas. The company celebrated the opening of its expanded Austin Texas headquarters office at an Open House this week that brought senior executives, local officials and business leaders together. The 7,000 square foot office houses a large team of more than 40 sales executives,...

2014-09-25 23:03:50

Donations for Recipient Organization, Duck Team 6, Can Be Accepted at the Stuff-the-SUV Event, at 5831 McCommas Blvd, or During a Scheduled Visit from a Park Cities Pet Sitter Employee Through November 8th. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Park Cities Pet Sitter, Inc. recently announced their participation in the 2014 NAPPS Presents 4 Pets supply donation drive that benefits the animal shelter and rescue communities. Presents 4 Pets is a national campaign that coincides with the...

2014-09-25 23:03:13

Addition of chic leather styles makes ultra supportive footwear an option day and night as Spenco’s new fall line includes more traditional, everyday styles for men and women. WACO, Texas (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 From the office to a night out or a weekend getaway, Spenco has done it again with the launch of a fashionable new line of footwear with superior arch support. For the first time, Spenco’s new fall line includes more traditional, everyday styles for men and women. “Our...

2014-09-25 23:02:02

Solveforce Telecom Consulting's online quoting tool offers an automated process for potential clients to search for the best possible telecom service pricing available in Texas. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 These days, finding the perfect telecom package that’s right for business can be overwhelming. Texans are finding there are so many choices and many companies with different features, that it can be difficult to sort through the information and technical terms....

2014-09-25 23:01:00

With room on the back for personalized engraving, the new Tungsten Revolution medical ID pendant can withstand almost anything. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 American Medical ID announced today the release of a new product, the Tungsten Revolution Pendant, crafted of an extraordinarily tough material that resists scratching and denting. Tungsten carbide is a strong and durable material, meaning the surface of the jewelry retains its polished finish much longer than other...

2014-09-25 16:26:16

IRVING, Texas, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transitioning from the traditional fee-for-service payment model to one based on value uniquely impacts every area of a hospital. To help hospitals and health systems nationwide, VHA Inc. today announced it is hosting a series of five free webinars that offer strategies designed around the distinct financial, clinical, operations and supply chain challenges leaders are facing in this transition. "The value based payment model is one of the most...

2014-09-25 16:25:58

Premier event for dentists to learn about the latest in dental solutions. AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- eRelevance Corporation (www.erelevancecorp.com), announced today that it will be exhibiting its progressive patient engagement service at the annual American Dental Association conference (booth 667) in San Antonio, Texas from October 9(th) to the 11(th). "In order to grow revenue and improve patient loyalty, Dental practices have to proactively build better...


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
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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