Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors Carlos Vela of Ingleside, Texas, As National Youth Advocate of the Year

2017-05-11

WASHINGTON, May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Carlos Vela, 18, of Ingleside, Texas, has been named the National Youth Advocate of the Year by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids for his leadership in the fight against tobacco. Carlos was honored Wednesday in Washington, D.C. Carlos was previously named the 2016 South Region Youth Advocate of the Year. Carlos has tirelessly pursued a smoke-free ordinance in Ingleside. While a referendum on the measure was defeated by just 10 votes last Saturday, Carlos vows to continue fighting to make Ingleside smoke-free and protect everyone in his hometown from harmful secondhand smoke. Carlos has also worked to get Texas legislators to increase the state’s tobacco sale age to 21. If passed, Texas would become the third state (after Hawaii and California) to take this step to reduce youth tobacco use and save lives. Carlos is an ambassador for Say What! (Students, Adults and Youth Working Hard Against Tobacco!), a movement...

Uranium Energy Corp Strengthens Leading ISR Portfolio with Acquisition of Fully Licensed Reno Creek Project

2017-05-09

NYSE MKT Symbol – UEC CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, May 9, 2017 – Uranium Energy Corp (NYSE MKT: UEC, the “Company” or “UEC”) is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into a definitive Share Purchase Agreement (the “Agreement”) with Pacific Road Resources Funds (“PRRF”) to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Reno Creek Holdings Inc. (“RCHI”) and, indirectly thereby, 100% of its fully permitted Reno Creek in-situ recovery (“ISR”) project located in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming (“Reno Creek” or the “Project”). Transaction Highlights Strengthens UEC’s pipeline of low-cost ISR uranium projects with the addition of Reno Creek, located in the prolific Powder River Basin in Wyoming. Reno Creek hosts an NI 43-101 Measured and Indicated resource of 27.47 million tons grading 0.041% U3O8 yielding 21.98 million lbs U3O8 at a grade-thickness (GT) cutoff of 0.20*. The NI 43-101...

Technical Roundup on Metals & Minerals Stocks — SRC Energy, Uranium Energy, US Silica, and Cloud Peak Energy

2017-05-09

NEW YORK, May 9, 2017 — Stock-Callers.com revisits the Industrial Metals and Minerals industry, which includes producers of aluminum and related products; companies engaged in diversified metals and mining production or extraction of gold, precious metals, minerals and related products; and producers of iron, steel and related products. Equities under review this morning are: SRC Energy Inc. (NYSE MKT: SRCI), Uranium Energy Corp. (NYSE MKT: UEC), U.S. Silica Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SLCA), and Cloud Peak Energy Inc. (NYSE: CLD). Sign up today and download for free the research reports for the stocks covered today at: http://stock-callers.com/registration SRC Energy   Denver, Colorado-based...

National Association of Professional Women Inducts Sharon A….
National Association of Professional Women Inducts Sharon A….

2017-05-09

My areas of expertise include leadership, curriculum and faculty development. This honor highlights the many programs that I have started. Garden City, NY May 10, 2017 — The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Sharon A. Wilkerson as a 2017-2018 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in entrepreneurship. NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, boasting more than 850,000 members, a thriving eChapter and over 200 operating Local Chapters. “I’m pleased to welcome Sharon into this exceptional group of professional...

Whataburger Sweetens The Deal: Sweet & Spicy Bacon Burger Rejoins…
Whataburger Sweetens The Deal: Sweet & Spicy Bacon Burger Rejoins…

2017-05-08

The Sweet & Spicy Bacon Burger was an immediate fan favorite when we introduced it in 2015. We’re really happy to share that we’ve made room for this new classic so our customers can enjoy all the time. SAN ANTONIO May 08, 2017 — For a high-res image, click here. Whataburger has some good news to share with its Sweet & Spicy Bacon Burger fans. As of 3 p.m. today, the customer favorite rejoins the menu, this time as part of Whataburger’s famous All-Time Favorites line-up. Whataburger fans know sometimes opposites really...

Whataburger Celebrates Cinco de Mayo With Hot News: Picante Sauce and…
Whataburger Celebrates Cinco de Mayo With Hot News: Picante Sauce and…

2017-05-05

Whether you’re topping off your Taquito eggs with our Picante Sauce or adding a spoonful of Salsa Verde to fresh-off-the-grill fajitas, you can add flavor to meals any time of day. SAN ANTONIO May 05, 2017 — For high-res images, click here. In honor of Cinco de Mayo, Whataburger adds yet another reason to celebrate with the announcement they will soon bring even more flavor to the table. The fan-favorites Picante Sauce and Salsa Verde will hit retail shelves at most H-E-B stores starting next week. Located in the hot sauce aisle,...

USW Opposes Nominees by Elliott Management for Arconic CEO and Board
USW Opposes Nominees by Elliott Management for Arconic CEO and Board

2017-05-03

PITTSBURGH, May 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – The United Steelworkers (USW), which represents more than 4,700 Arconic employees at 11 locations, issued the following statement on the proxy fight by Elliott Management at Arconic. “The USW opposes efforts by hedge fund Elliott Management to select the next CEO and nominate four new individuals to the Arconic board,” said Leo W. Gerard, USW International President. “The proxy fight between Elliott Management and Arconic has been of great concern to USW members, retirees and their communities.” “We have not always agreed with Aronic’s management,” said Tom Conway, USW International Vice President and chair of the union’s Arconic bargaining committee, “but we respect its management at the corporate and plant levels. “Elliott Management has waged an all-out campaign critical of virtually every aspect of Arconic’s operations and management, including its capital investments,” said...

Magellan Midstream Reports Higher First-Quarter Financial Results
Magellan Midstream Reports Higher First-Quarter Financial Results

2017-05-03

TULSA, Okla., May 3, 2017 – Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MMP) today reported net income of $222.7 million for first quarter 2017 compared to $207.1 million for first quarter 2016. Distributable cash flow (DCF), a non-generally accepted accounting principles (non-GAAP) financial measure that represents the amount of cash generated during the period that is available to pay distributions, was $227.6 million for first quarter 2017 compared to $205.3 million for first quarter 2016. Diluted net income per limited partner unit was 98 cents in first quarter 2017 and 91 cents in first quarter 2016. Diluted net income per unit excluding mark-to-market (MTM) commodity-related pricing adjustments, a non-GAAP financial measure, of 96 cents for first quarter 2017 was higher than the 90-cent guidance provided by management...

Bring on Your Epic Whataburger Poetry for #BurgerVerseContest
Bring on Your Epic Whataburger Poetry for #BurgerVerseContest

2017-05-03

When we were deciding how we wanted to celebrate National Burger Month, we discussed all of the impressive social media content our customers have submitted over the years, said Pam Cox, Vice President of Communications for Whataburger. SAN ANTONIO May 03, 2017 — Link to poem graphic examples. In honor of National Burger Month in May, Whataburger is calling fans to participate in the #BurgerVerseContest poetry contest. Rhymers and rappers alike will submit their best Whataburger poetry for the chance to win a moment of fame on Whataburger’s social media channels, free Whataburger for a Year and a $500 Ticketmaster gift card. The...

Boys & Girls Clubs of America and The ZAC Foundation Announce…
Boys & Girls Clubs of America and The ZAC Foundation Announce…

2017-05-02

Atlanta, GA May 02, 2017 — Boys & Girls Clubs of America and The ZAC Foundation, a national leader in water safety education and drowning prevention, will partner for the fifth consecutive year to bring weeklong swimming-safety programming called ZAC Camp to nearly 3,000 children and their families at 20 Boys & Girls Clubs throughout the United States. ZAC Camp – named in honor of 6-year-old Zachary Archer Cohn who drowned after his arm became trapped in the powerful suction of a swimming pool drain – is designed to teach children critical tools to ensure safe swimming, including fundamental stroke training, emergency preparedness and response, and basic lifesaving techniques specific to their water environment. Through this partnership,...

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