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Step Into the Intriguing Small Town of Sanderson, Texas -- Experience a Fascinating World of History, Humor, Romance, Western Lore, and More
OMAHA, Neb., May 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ranch life in southwestern Texas embraces a great scope of interesting things, especially during the time of old America. If you're interested in the not-so-long-ago small town America, then you'll surely find author Cleo Robinson's Trails to and Tales of Sanderson, Texas an interesting read. So, let's go back to days of racial segregation in eating establishments and other accommodations, back to a simpler time when neither TV nor radio was locally available, and back to when people still gathered and socialized at small town cafes for entertainment, through this book.
What a Ride It Has Been -- Different Life Adventures of a Fulfilled Individual in the Field of Medicine
PALM SPRINGS, Calif., May 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The direction and evolution of life's passages are often presented as a general plan, and the degree of success is usually related to timing and the ability to step through the opening as it presents itself. On the professional side of this recount, the author was able through fortune and talent to advance through the most exciting period in medical development. Diagnostic medical imaging has exploded into medical necessity to the great advantage of patients and physicians. Dr. Jacobs has been blessed to be on the pioneering forefront of the evolution of diagnostic medical imaging.
Evolution Fuels, Inc.
Earth Biofuels Changes Name to Evolution Fuels, Defines New Business Focus
DALLAS, Texas, May 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Earth Biofuels, Inc. (Pink Sheets:EBOF) (the "Company") today announced that it has changed its name to "Evolution Fuels, Inc." in order to better reflect the Company's strategy of developing demand and providing pump capacity for renewable transportation fuels at the retail level.
First National Bancshares, Inc.
First National Bancshares Files 2008 10-K
SPARTANBURG, S.C., May 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First National Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:FNSC) announced today it filed on May 1 its Annual Report on Form 10-K, for the year ending December 31, 2008.
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Law Office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Updates Investigation of Investor Options in Possible Sale of Hearst-Argyle Television, Inc.
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., May 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Law Office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC is continuing its investigation of the legal ramifications of the proposed acquisition of Hearst-Argyle Television, Inc. ("Hearst-Argyle" or the "Company") (NYSE:HTV) by the Hearst Corporation ("Hearst"). Hearst previously offered Hearst-Argyle shareholders $4.00 a share for their stock with a plan to then acquire remaining shares through a short-form merger. On April 27, 2009, Hearst increased its offer to $4.50 a share. The deal offered continues to appear to be unfair to Hearst-Argyle shareholders given that the Company's stock was trading at over $23.00 a share in September 2008 and, as recently as January 2009, the stock traded at $6.50 -- $2.00 a share more than the current Hearst offer.
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Law Office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Updates Investigation of Investor Options in Possible Sale of Cox Radio, Inc.
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., May 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC is continuing its investigation of the legal ramifications of the proposed acquisition of Cox Radio, Inc. ("Cox Radio" or the "Company") (NYSE:CXR) by Cox Media Group, Inc., ("Cox Media") a wholly owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, Inc. Cox Media previously offered Cox Radio shareholders $3.80 a share for their stock. On April 28, 2009, Cox Media raised its offer to $4.80 a share. The deal offered to Cox Radio shareholders continues to appear to be unfair given that Cox Radio stock traded at over $6.65 a share as recently as January 2009 and was trading at over $11.00 a share in September 2008.
inVentiv Health, Inc.
inVentiv Health to Present At the Bank of America and Merrill Lynch 2009 Health Care Conference
SOMERSET, N.J., May 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- inVentiv Health, Inc. (Nasdaq:VTIV), a leading provider of commercialization services to the global pharmaceutical and healthcare industries, today announced that Blane Walter, Chief Executive Officer, and Dave Bassin, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Bank of America and Merrill Lynch 2009 Health Care Conference, which will be held May 12-14 in New York City.