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Sensys America Stop On Red Week
Sensys America Stop On Red Week

2017-08-06

Stop On Red week brings awareness of people’s driving habits to the forefront, something Sensys America does every day through red light camera photo enforcement…shown to change people’s driving habits… Orlando, FL August 06, 2017 — Sensys America celebrates National Stop on Red Week beginning August 6th to 12th by encouraging all drivers to pay special attention to slowing down at intersections and stopping at red lights. During Stop on Red Awareness Week, Sensys America is hoping for a Zero Fatality week. Sensys America is looking forward to one week out of the year when there are zero fatalities from red light running. Sensys America CEO Carlos...

Tennessee Truck Drivers Gearing up for Industry’s Top Prize
Tennessee Truck Drivers Gearing up for Industry’s Top Prize

2017-08-06

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Next week, American Trucking Associations is set to welcome more than 420 of the trucking industry’s top professional truck drivers to Orlando for the 80th annual National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Driving Championships. “Safety and precision will be the focus of these impressive professional truck drivers during this week in Orlando as they compete for honors at the National Truck Driving Championships,” said ATA President and CEO Chris Spear. “Truck drivers work their entire careers and practice for moments like this to showcase their safety skills and compete among friends.” The National Truck Driving Championships open August 9 with competitors taking a walk-through of the driving course and registering for the different class events. From there, competitors will go on to compete in three phases of competition: a written examination testing background knowledge of rules...

CAIR Offers $10K Reward for Info on Blast at Minnesota Mosque
CAIR Offers $10K Reward for Info on Blast at Minnesota Mosque

2017-08-05

Early morning worshipers at Dar Al Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington, Minn., were shaken by a blast at 5:05 a.m. that shattered windows in the imam’s (Islamic religious leader) office. No one was hurt in the explosion. A worshiper reportedly saw a truck speed out of the mosque’s parking lot after the blast. SEE: Blast Rocks Bloomington Islamic Center http://www.startribune.com/blast-investigated-at-bloomington-islamic-center/438715693/ “We hope a reward will help law enforcement authorities quickly apprehend the perpetrator of this act of violence targeting an American house of worship,” said CAIR-MN Civil Rights Director Amir Malik. “If a bias motive is proven, this attack would represent another in a long list of hate incidents targeting Islamic institutions nationwide in recent months.”...

New LP Release for James “Bubba” Hudson
New LP Release for James “Bubba” Hudson

2017-08-05

WINTER PARK, FLORIDA – 08/05/2017 (PRESS RELEASE JET) —             I’ve got a story to tell … It’s a story of a lot of years of living, with most of those years spent with my best friend: MUSIC. First I wanted to be the Beatles … then James Taylor … then a lot of other famous music people. I wrote my first song at about 12 years old. I quit school at 17 and took off to play music on the road. I never moved back home or stopped doing music from that point on. The road was my home. I played music with many top performers and traveled the country for years.  I finally moved to Nashville and spent 20 years making my living playing in bands, working as a session guitarist, a session singer, a staff songwriter for...

Check Into Cash Donates 43,000 Solar Eclipse Glasses to Students
Check Into Cash Donates 43,000 Solar Eclipse Glasses to Students

2017-08-04

Press Release – updated: Aug 4, 2017 08:00 EDT Cleveland, TN, August 4, 2017 – ​​​​When the Great Eclipse of 2017 takes place on August 21, students in four Tennessee school systems and two Georgia systems will be able to remember the historic moment thanks to the donation of special eclipse viewing glasses. Allan Jones, the founder and chairman of Check Into Cash, announced this week that 43,000 special dark glasses were donated by the company that has 987 centers nationwide. The Tennessee school systems included are Bradley County, Cleveland, Dayton, and Rhea County. Whitfield County and Dalton are the two Georgia systems. Jones, who frequently appears on Fox News, considers the eclipse to be the educational opportunity of a lifetime and said the glasses were made by American Paper...

BOLDplanning Inc. Announces Addition of Brittney Whatley for the Position of Emergency Planner
BOLDplanning Inc. Announces Addition of Brittney Whatley for the Position of Emergency Planner

2017-08-04

BOLDplanning Inc. Announces Addition of Brittney Whatley for the Position of Emergency Planner Nashville, TN, August 04, 2017– BOLDplanning Inc., the leader in online solutions for Emergency Operations Planning (EOP) and Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP), announced today the hiring of Brittney Whatley for the position of Emergency Planner. Previously, Whatley worked with the State of Arkansas as Continuity of Operations Program Manager. In that role, she worked closely with agencies, cities, counties and school districts to develop comprehensive continuity plans. Fulton Wold, Chief Executive Officer of BOLDplanning, said, “Brittney is a good example of the type of people we want on our team. She’s experienced in the field and well-educated in the science of emergency management. We’re delighted to have her on on board and excited to introduce Brittney to our current and future clients.” Whatley holds...

KOSBE Offers Seminar on How to Maximize ROI on Your Trade-show Booth
KOSBE Offers Seminar on How to Maximize ROI on Your Trade-show Booth

2017-08-04

Kingsport, TN, August 04, 2017– The Small Business Development Center ETSU – Kingsport Affiliate Office will host How to Maximize ROI on Your Tradeshow Booth on Monday, August 7, 2017 from 3:30 – 5:00 PM, at Your Kingsport Chamber. The training is co-sponsored by the Kingsport Office of Small Business Development and Entrepreneurship (KOSBE), Your Kingsport Chamber and TSBDC at ETSU Kingsport Affiliate Office. Attendees will learn how to select the best tradeshows to exhibit their products or services, identify potential customers and communicate effectively with them, using your booth to effectively promote your brand, select door prizes which relate to your product or service and the intangible successes you can achieve from your booth. This workshop is intended for small business owners, entrepreneurs, marketing and event professionals, office administrative staff, managers and professional service providers. The seminar...

Tennessee Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges a Public Utility or City Worker with Mesothelioma in Tennessee To Call Them for Instant Access to The Top Compensation Lawyers

2017-08-04

Call us at 800-714-0303 to ensure you are talking to some of the nation’s most skilled mesothelioma attorneys who do get the best compensation results to their clients” — Tennessee Mesothelioma Victims Center NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA, August 4, 2017 — The Tennessee Mesothelioma Victims Center is now urging a public utility or electrical worker who has just been diagnosed with mesothelioma in Tennessee or their family to call them anytime at 800-714-0303 for on the spot access to some of the nation’s top compensation lawyers. The group fears most people with mesothelioma in Tennessee will not receive the best possible compensation for this rare cancer caused by asbestos exposure because they impulsively hired a lawyer/law firm that lacks the skill or experience to get the best financial settlement results-as the Center would like to discuss.

Dirty Water Records Presents: The Darts (US) – “Me.Ow” New Album Release

2017-08-03

     (Photo: http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/541988/Me_Ow_Album_Cover.jpg )     (Photo: http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/541989/Me_Ow_album_back_cover.jpg ) Ever since that first fateful showing in Tucson, Nicole Laurenne (The Love Me Nots, Motobunny, Zero Zero), Rikki Styxx (The Two Tens, The Dollyrots, Thee Outta Sites), Christina Nunez (The Love Me Nots, Casual Encounters, The Madcaps) and Michelle Balderrama (Brainspoon) have blasted off like a guided missile, reaching speeds and heights over a global timeline that most new bands could never manage in the first year. In summary, The Darts have self released

Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges the Family of A US Navy Veteran to Call About Lawyers If their Loved One Recently Died Before an Attorney Could Be Hired to Help with Compensation

2017-08-03

    NEW YORK, NY, August 03, 2017 — The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, “We specialize in helping a family who has recently lost a loved one to confirmed mesothelioma before the diagnosed person had time to hire an attorney to assist with starting a financial compensation claim. “As we would like to discuss anytime at 800-714-0303 with a family dealing with this situation, sometimes the confirmation of the mesothelioma diagnosis and the death happen almost simultaneously. “If we had one vital tip for a family in this predicament it would be please call us and ensure you are dealing with some of the nation’s most skilled mesothelioma attorneys, especially if the family member was a Veteran of the US Navy. One other tip would be to not wait longer than one year after the confirmed diagnosis as some states do have statutes of limitation that can impact mesothelioma compensation as we would like to explain again anytime at 800-714-0303.”...

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