Houston Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Houston, TX.

Results 1 - 14 of 14 for "u:globenewswire.com" in Houston, TX

  1. Jack & Jill Teens Head to Texas Capitol to Rally for Universal Pre-K EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | GlobeNewswire

    Marcellus Jordan , Teen Advocate, Greater Channel Chapter, Jack & Jill of America Ross Thompson , Teen Advocate, Katy Prairie View Chapter of Jack & Jill of America In an effort to use their "Power to Make a Difference" in early childhood education, Jack & Jill of America , Inc. Greater Channel Teens will lead a delegation of 100 that includes Teens from the Greater Houston and Austin areas, and 20 pre-kindergarten students from Energized for Excellence Academy, Inc. Early Childhood Center . Moms of JNJ Teens and pre-k students will travel to Austin during their spring break to rally for support and increase access to quality early education for preschool children.


  2. Port of Houston Partners in Maritime Education Recognized as 2015...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | GlobeNewswire

    The Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, recognized the Port of Houston Partners in Maritime Education as part of the 2015 Bright Ideas program. This year's cohort includes 124 programs from all levels of government - school districts; county, city, state, and federal agencies; as well as public-private partnerships - that are at the forefront in innovative government action.


  3. Hennessy Capital Announces Satisfaction of $100 Million Minimum Cash...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. today announced the satisfaction of its minimum cash requirement in its previously announced acquisition of School Bus Holdings, Inc., which, through its subsidiaries, conducts its business under the "Blue Bird" name , and the adjournment of the special meeting of HCAC stockholders relating to the Business Combination to 5:30 p.m., Eastern time, on February 23, 2015, at the offices of Sidley Austin LLP, 787 Seventh Avenue, New York, New York 10019.


  4. Civeo Corporation to Host Inaugural Annual Meeting of StockholdersRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    Civeo Corporation , one of the largest integrated providers of workforce accommodations, logistics and facility management services to the natural resource industry, will host its first Annual Meeting of Stockholders as an independent publicly traded company on Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. CDT in Houston. The meeting is open to current Civeo stockholders and stockholders of record on March 25, 2015.


  5. Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. to Postpone Special Meeting of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. today announced that it will postpone its special meeting of stockholders relating to its previously announced acquisition of School Bus Holdings, Inc. which, through its subsidiaries, conducts its business under the "Blue Bird" name, from Seller , from February 9, 2015 to February 20, 2015, at 9:00 a.m., Eastern time, at the offices of Sidley Austin LLP, 787 Seventh Avenue, New York, New York 10019 and extend the deadline for HCAC stockholders to exercise their redemption rights in connection with the Business Combination to 5:00 p.m., Eastern time on February 18, 2015 .


  6. RigNet Names Greg Burns VP of Human ResourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    RigNet, Inc. , a leading global provider of digital technology solutions to the oil and gas industry, today announced that Greg Burns has joined the Company in the position of vice president, human resources. In this role, Burns will oversee the Company's global human resources efforts that include building, maintaining and engaging the industry's best employee base.


  7. El Pollo Loco Continues Houston Area Expansion With New Katy RestaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    El Pollo Loco , the nation's leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain, celebrated the grand opening of its newest location in Katy, TX on Tuesday, January 27. The new restaurant, located at 390 S. Mason Road, hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony featuring remarks from local dignitaries. "On behalf of Katy, I'd like to say that we are excited for the arrival of El Pollo Loco and its signature citrus-marinated and fire-grilled chicken to our city," said Ann Hodge, CEO and President, Katy Area Chamber of Commerce.


  8. Photo Release -- Great Day for Centennial Rededication of Houston Ship ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    Port Commission Chairman Janiece Longoria Leads Ceremony as Hundreds Pay Homage to Early Leaders' Vision for a Deep-Water Port HOUSTON, Nov. 10, 2014 -- Blue skies and a cool breeze set the stage for a once-in-a-century event today: the 100th anniversary rededication of the opening of Houston's deep-water port. Hundreds of guests, including elected officials, members of the International Longshoremen's Association, Houston Pilots, U.S. Coast Guard, current and former Port Commissioners, industry stakeholders and others, attended the Houston Ship Channel Rededication at Brady's Landing overlooking the Houston Ship Channel.


  9. Hancock Continues to Implement Strategic Initiatives in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    Hancock Holding Company today announced the signing of a purchase agreement under which Community Trust Bank in Ruston, Louisiana, has agreed to acquire four of the company's Whitney Bank retail locations in Houston, Texas. The company is also announcing plans to open two new business financial centers, or "BFCs," in the Houston area in the coming months - one in the Museum District/Medical Center area and the other in the Energy Corridor.


  10. Oxford City Football Club, Inc. (OTCQB:OXFC) Builds Roster with More Texas TalentRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    The trial brought in players from a very diverse background and reflects the ethnicity of the Golden Triangle. One player, Pedro Montes, was born in Caracas, Venezuela and moved to the USA at the age of 13. He put ink to paper and signed his contract after the trial.


  11. Hance Myers joins Heikkinen Energy Advisors as a Managing PartnerRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    Heikkinen Energy Advisors announces that Hance Myers has joined the firm as Managing Partner. Mr. Myers joins HEA from Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas , where he served as Vice President and Corporate Information Director.


  12. The Port of Houston Authority September Event ScheduleRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    HOUSTON, Aug. 29, 2014 -- The Port of Houston Authority is proud to be participating in the following events for September 2014.


  13. Big Increase in Steel Moving Across Docks at Port of Houston Authority in JulyRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    More steel moved across the docks in July than any month since 2008, Executive Director Roger Guenther reported at the August 26 meeting of the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority.


  14. Active Heroes to Host 'Stand At Attention' Event to Raise Funding for Veterans Suffering From PTSDRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    The Houston Chapter of Active Heroes today announced a first-of-its-kind competition in Houston in which members of each military branch will "Stand at Attention" all day to raise donations for military families struggling with the effects of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder .


Houston Job Listings
View or post Houston job listings on Topix.
Houston Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Houston from Topix.
Houston Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Houston on Topix.