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Port of Houston Authority
Fonteno Re-Appointed to PHA Commission
HOUSTON, Sept. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- By a unanimous vote, the Harris County Commissioners Court re-appointed James W. Fonteno Jr. to the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority (PHA) for another two years. Initially appointed to the PHA commission in January 1999, Fonteno serves as chair of the Port of Houston Authority's Cruise Task Force and is a member of PHA's Pension Committee and Pilot Task Force. Port Commissioners are appointed biannually and serve without pay.
Gulf Western Petroleum Corporation
Gulf Western Petroleum Announces 9th Successful Texas Frio Well
HOUSTON, Sept. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Gulf Western Petroleum Corporation ("Gulf Western") (OTCBB:GWPC) (Frankfurt:GER), is pleased to announce that the Goodrich-Delaplain No. 1 well has been drilled and casing has been set to a depth of 3496'. The well is currently awaiting completion and testing. The Goodrich-Delaplain No. 1 natural gas well is part of the Brushy Creek V Natural Gas Project located in Lavaca County, Texas. The Project is a two well project and the wells were originally generated by utilizing newly acquired 3D seismic data. Both new wells test the amplitude anomalies with strong trough over peak 3D seismic expressions.
Lucas Energy Announces Re-Election of Board of Directors
HOUSTON, Sept. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Lucas Energy, Inc. (OTCBB:LUCE), a U.S.-based independent oil and gas company, today announced that shareholders overwhelmingly re-elected the Board of Directors at the Annual General Meeting of the Company held on September 25, 2007 in Houston, Texas.