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2014-01-14 08:27:37

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SENTEL, an information technology, intelligence, integrated logistics, and engineering services company, has named retired U.S. Army General Officer William E. "Kip" Ward President and Chief Operating Officer. Ward will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of its programs, including leading the company's international expansion. Ward previously served as Senior Adviser at SENTEL, a team that comprises more than 750 individuals....

2013-10-10 23:30:43

Jackson Hole commercial and residential architecture firm Ward + Blake Architects was honored as 2013 Firm of the Year by the AIA Western Mountain Region at the organization’s annual conference on October 4. The award is the highest honor bestowed by the six-state AIA regional council. Jackson Hole, Wyoming (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Ward + Blake Architects of Jackson Hole was named 2013 Firm of the Year by the American Institute of Architects Western Mountain Region (AIA WMR) at its 2013...

2013-08-30 23:25:50

Jackson Hole firm Ward + Blake Architects in association with veteran school design specialists Fanning/Howey Associates will design a pre-K through 12th grade campus in Fort Washakie, Wyoming, named for a Shoshone chief who championed education. The design will incorporate cultural symbols related to area history. Jackson Hole, Wyoming (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 Wyoming’s Fremont County School District #21 has selected Jackson Hole architectural firm Ward + Blake Architects in association...

2011-07-11 08:18:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ward's Automotive Group announced that Jim Ziegler, widely known and followed trainer, speaker and author, will write a monthly column beginning in August 2011. This new regular feature, offering Ziegler's unique take on issues facing auto dealers today and tomorrow, will be published in the magazine Ward's Dealer Business as well as online at WardsAuto.com. Ziegler joins Ward's after nearly two decades of sharing his views in the pages of...

2009-11-18 10:00:00

$50,000 available to children and youth to implement Global Youth Service Day events. WASHINGTON, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Miley Cyrus recently partnered with Youth Service America (YSA) to create Get Ur Good On (www.GetUrGoodOn.org), a social network that brings together youth to support each other in their mission to do "good" in their communities. On Wednesday, November 18, YSA will launch Get Ur Good On Grants that fund youth-led service initiatives on Global Youth Service...

2009-09-16 12:40:00

A judge cleared New England boxer Irish Micky Ward of an assault and battery charge in a 2008 fight with his father-in-law. The Lowell (Mass.) Sun said Wednesday that District Court Judge James McGuiness made the ruling after the defense argued the 43-year-old Ward was acting in self defense when he broke 53-year-old Kevin Nolette's nose amid a shouting match at Nolette's home. What is clear is that Micky Ward does his fighting in the ring, lawyer Robert Normandin declared after Tuesday's...

2009-08-17 07:30:00

COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Integral Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISYS), announced today that it has appointed Major General (Ret.) H. Marshal Ward, USAF as Chief Operating Officer. General Ward will assume this newly created position on August 31, 2009. "We are pleased to welcome General Ward to our senior management team. He brings to Integral Systems significant operational expertise, comprehensive understanding of our markets, and recognized leadership within the defense...

2009-07-10 13:30:00

ERIE, Pa., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Erie Insurance is once again being recognized on the list of Ward's 50 Group of top performing insurance companies. This is the 19th consecutive year Ward Group has conducted the analysis, and ERIE has been on the national list 12 times. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20041112/ERIELOGO ) The Ward's 50 award analyzes the financial performance of 3,000 property and casualty companies and 800 life-health insurance companies and recognizes the...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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