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Park National Corporation
Park National Corporation Declares Fourth Quarter Dividend
NEWARK, Ohio, Nov. 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Park National Corporation (Park) (AMEX:PRK) announced today its dividend for the fourth quarter of 2007. Park's board of directors declared a $.94 per share quarterly cash dividend in respect of Park's common shares, which is payable on January 3, 2008 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on December 19, 2007. The new quarterly dividend rate of $.94 per share is 1.1 percent higher than the previous quarterly dividend rate of $.93 per share.
Alphatec Holdings, Inc.
Alphatec Holdings, Inc. Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for the ZODIAC LUXE 4.0 Millimeter Diameter Pedicle Screw
CARLSBAD, Calif., Nov. 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Alphatec Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATEC), a medical technology company focused on the design, development, manufacturing and marketing of products for the surgical treatment of spine disorders, announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market its ZODIAC LUXE(tm) 4.0mm diameter pedicle screw in concert with ZODIAC(tm) spinal disorder solution products.
AutoZone to Release First Quarter Earnings December 4, 2007
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Nov. 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO), the nation's leading auto parts retailer and a leading distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories, will release results for its first quarter ended November 17, 2007, before market open on Tuesday, December 4, 2007. Additionally, the Company will host a one hour conference call on Tuesday, December 4, 2007, beginning at 10:00 a.m. (EST), to discuss the results of the quarter.
Dobson Communications Corporation
Dobson Communications, Dobson Cellular Systems and American Cellular Issue Notices of Redemption for Outstanding Notes
OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Dobson Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DCEL) (the "Company") announced today that it has issued notices of redemption of the approximately $150 million aggregate principal amount outstanding of the Company's Senior Floating Rate Notes due 2012 (CUSIP No. 256069AJ4) (the "Floating Rate Notes") and the approximately $419.7 million aggregate principal amount outstanding of the Company's 8 7/8% Senior Notes due 2013 (CUSIP No. 256072AD1) (the "8 7/8% Notes"). The redemption date will be December 19, 2007. Holders of the Floating Rate Notes will receive $1,020.00 per $1,000 principal amount of the notes plus accrued and unpaid interest up to, but not including, December 19, 2007. Holders of the 8 7/8% Notes will receive $1,000 per $1,000 principal amount of the notes, plus the applicable premium calculated in accordance with the indenture governing the notes, plus the accrued and unpaid interest up to, but not including, December 19, 2007.