Geography of the United States

Grace Weatherly Sworn In As National President of the American Board of Trial Advocates

Saturday, January 23, 2021 - 6:10pm

DALLAS, Jan. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Grace Weatherly was installed as National President of the American Board of Trial Advocates at the organization's Annual National Board Meeting, which was conducted virtually.

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  • DALLAS, Jan. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Grace Weatherly was installed as National President of the American Board of Trial Advocates at the organization's Annual National Board Meeting, which was conducted virtually.
  • Ms. Weatherly was sworn in by The Honorable Maricela Moore, presiding judge in the 162nd District Court of Texas.
  • Ms. Weatherly is a founding partner at Wood Weatherly Trial Law in Denton, Texas, practicing personal injury and civil trial law for nearly 30 years.
  • Ms. Weatherly has served as a National Board Member for ABOTA since 2008, the President of TEX-ABOTA (which consists of all 1,600 members in Texas), and as President of the Dallas Chapter.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Environmentally-Friendly Design for Caskets (LVT-359)

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 6:45pm

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- "I wanted to create a more earth-conscious casket design for people and pets," said an inventor, from Las Vegas, Nev., "so I invented the E-CASKET.

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  • PITTSBURGH, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- "I wanted to create a more earth-conscious casket design for people and pets," said an inventor, from Las Vegas, Nev., "so I invented the E-CASKET.
  • As a result, it helps to protect the environment after the individual's death and it provides added peace of mind.
  • The invention features a unique design that is convenient and easy to use so it is ideal for the general population.
  • The original design was submitted to the Las Vegas sales office of InventHelp.

Free Drive-In Screenings of "Mary Poppins Returns" and "Miss Virginia" to Celebrate Education, K-12 School Choice

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

PHOENIX, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Families are invited to buckle up for a weekend drive-in movie night celebrating National School Choice Week.

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  • PHOENIX, Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Families are invited to buckle up for a weekend drive-in movie night celebrating National School Choice Week.
  • "Miss Virginia" shares the true story of a mom who changed American education to find the best school fit for her son.
  • Before the films, participants will hear special messages from Virginia Walden Ford, whose life inspired the film, as well as from National School Choice Week President Andrew Campanella.
  • Year-round, National School Choice Week develops resources and guides to assist families searching for schools or learning environments for their children.

Greater Omaha Chamber Announces Nearly $500 Million in 2020 Capital Investment

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 1:12pm

OMAHA, Neb., Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greater Omaha Chamber today announced $481 million in capital investment for year-end 2020 growth catalyzed by more than 40 economic development projects expected to add $943 million to the local economy each year, once the projects are fully operational.

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  • OMAHA, Neb., Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greater Omaha Chamber today announced $481 million in capital investment for year-end 2020 growth catalyzed by more than 40 economic development projects expected to add $943 million to the local economy each year, once the projects are fully operational.
  • Home to the Greater Omaha Economic Development Partnership (a seven-county, Nebraska / Iowa collaborative) the Greater Omaha Chamber also announced the launch of 24 startups as part of its fellowship-focused incubator, The Startup Collaborative .
  • We are very proud of all Greater Omaha has accomplished in 2020," said Timothy J. Burke , president and CEO, Omaha Public Power District and immediate past chairman of the board, Greater Omaha Chamber.
  • Greater Omaha is home to more than 30 communities and nearly 1 million people.

Hilco Real Estate Announces The Sale Of A Well-Located, Newly-Built Turnkey Restaurant In North Carolina

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 12:03pm

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Jan. 22,2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Hilco Real Estate, LLC , in cooperation with The Meridian Realty Group, announces the sale of a beautiful, 8,700 SF restaurant on 5820 Samet Drive in High Point, North Carolina.

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  • NORTHBROOK, Ill., Jan. 22,2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Hilco Real Estate, LLC , in cooperation with The Meridian Realty Group, announces the sale of a beautiful, 8,700 SF restaurant on 5820 Samet Drive in High Point, North Carolina.
  • Centrally located in the state of North Carolina, Winston-Salem and Greensboro are less than 30 minutes to the northwest and northeast.
  • Jeff Azuse, senior vice president at Hilco Real Estate, stated, "The Palladium Shopping Center is the best place for a restaurant to be in the growing city of High Point."
  • Hilco Real Estate ("HRE"), a Hilco Global company ( HilcoGlobal.com ), is headquartered in Northbrook, Illinois (USA).

Avenu Insights & Analytics Renews Contract with Nassau County New York to Provide Its Records Management System

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 12:00pm

CENTREVILLE, Va., Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Avenu Insights & Analytics (Avenu) recently announced that Nassau County, New York has contracted with the company to implement Avenu's Records Management System in its County Clerk's Office.

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  • CENTREVILLE, Va., Jan. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Avenu Insights & Analytics (Avenu) recently announced that Nassau County, New York has contracted with the company to implement Avenu's Records Management System in its County Clerk's Office.
  • This feature also allows Nassau County to receive funds more rapidly through electronic deposits.
  • Nassau County Clerk, Maureen O'Connell, is known for utilizing technology to modernize the County office.
  • We are happy to provide a system that will serve them for years to come and that will position Nassau County for continued and future success."

Murphy USA Inc. Announces Pricing of Notes Offering

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 12:21am

EL DORADO, Ark., Jan. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Murphy USA Inc. (Murphy USA) (NYSE: MUSA) announced today that it has priced its previously announced private offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2031 (the Notes) by its wholly owned subsidiary, Murphy Oil USA, Inc.

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  • EL DORADO, Ark., Jan. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Murphy USA Inc. (Murphy USA) (NYSE: MUSA) announced today that it has priced its previously announced private offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2031 (the Notes) by its wholly owned subsidiary, Murphy Oil USA, Inc.
  • The Notes will be guaranteed on a senior unsecured basis by Murphy USA and by certain of Murphy USAs domestic subsidiaries.
  • If the QuickChek acquisition is not consummated, Murphy USA will use the proceeds from this offering for general corporate purposes, which may include funding future acquisitions.
  • Murphy USA undertakes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent events, new information or future circumstances.

Shareholders of Blue Ridge Bankshares, Inc. and Bay Banks of Virginia, Inc. Approve Merger

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 11:42pm

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. and RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --At separate shareholder meetings today, shareholders of both Blue Ridge Bankshares, Inc. (NYSE American: BRBS) ("Blue Ridge"), the parent holding company of Blue Ridge Bank, National Association, and Bay Banks of Virginia, Inc. (OTC: BAYK) ("Bay Banks"), the parent holding company of Virginia Commonwealth Bank, approved the previously announced merger of Bay Banks into Blue Ridge.

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  • CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. and RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --At separate shareholder meetings today, shareholders of both Blue Ridge Bankshares, Inc. (NYSE American: BRBS) ("Blue Ridge"), the parent holding company of Blue Ridge Bank, National Association, and Bay Banks of Virginia, Inc. (OTC: BAYK) ("Bay Banks"), the parent holding company of Virginia Commonwealth Bank, approved the previously announced merger of Bay Banks into Blue Ridge.
  • Blue Ridge Bankshares, Inc. operates under the supervision and regulation of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Bureau of Financial Institutions of the Virginia State Corporation Commission, while Blue Ridge Bank, N.A.
  • Bay Banks of Virginia, Inc. is the bank holding company for Virginia Commonwealth Bank and VCB Financial Group, Inc.
  • These forward-looking statements are based upon the current beliefs and expectations of the respective management of Blue Ridge and Bay Banks and are inherently subject to significant business, economic and competitive uncertainties and contingencies, many of which are beyond the control of Blue Ridge and Bay Banks.

Meredith To Report Fiscal 2021 Second Quarter Results February 4

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 10:38pm

DES MOINES, Iowa, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP; www.meredith.com ) announced today it will report its fiscal 2021 second quarter and first half results on Thursday, February 4, 2021.

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  • DES MOINES, Iowa, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP; www.meredith.com ) announced today it will report its fiscal 2021 second quarter and first half results on Thursday, February 4, 2021.
  • Meredith will host a conference call on that day at 9:00 AM EST.
  • Meredith will distribute an earnings release and discussion materials prior to the call.
  • Meredith reaches consumers where they are across multiple platforms including digital, video, magazine, and broadcast television.

Mississippi's Trusted Triangle Gives Travelers Peace of Mind

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 10:00pm

COLUMBUS, Miss., Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A group of travel and hospitality businesses located in Mississippi's Golden Triangle region announced today the formation of Mississippi's Trusted Triangle coalition.

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  • COLUMBUS, Miss., Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A group of travel and hospitality businesses located in Mississippi's Golden Triangle region announced today the formation of Mississippi's Trusted Triangle coalition.
  • Each member of the coalition has adopted strict COVID-19 safety and cleanliness standards designed to give travelers peace of mind when traveling to the region.
  • "The goal of the coalition is to inform travelers that a trip to the Golden Triangle can be safe and productive."
  • Trusted Triangle, spearheaded by the Golden Triangle Regional Airport, is a coalition of travel and hospitality businesses located in the Golden Triangle region of Miss.