We decided to keep going forward and put this behind us and pray that I don get injured like that again. It was quite an experience. Hopefully I don have to go through that again. On February 14, 1904, Walter William Fondren married Ella Florence Cochrum in Corsicana. Fondren came to Texas as a teenaged orphan, entered the oil business as a roughneck, and went on to become one of the most successful oilmen in the state of Texas, and the major stockholder of Humble Oil Company. He and his wife Ella donated millions to various charities and schools; for example, the couple established the Fondren Lectures in Religious Thought at SMU, and donated money to the school to build the Fondren Library.
La Crosse, WI (WXOW) Many football fans like to watch the big game on a big screen television with the right snack and a cool beverage, and with NFL preseason kicking off this weekend, La Crosse sports bars and restaurants are stocking up for big crowds.At Packers bar Glory Days Sports Pub, football season is what they do. “We’re a seasonal business, because we make our living on football season,” Glory Days Owner Mark Schneider said.During the offseason though, business dies down at Glory Days. “Our sales drop off dramatically after the Super Bowl,” Schneider said.During the football season, Glory Days will staff up to four times as many workers.
There will be no more than a 5:1 ratio of campers to instructor. Arrive dressed to play. Bring topical insect repellent and sun block, sneakers, water bottle and a lunch that requires no refrigeration. “When I given talks to teams about how to handle the media, I tell them social media is like having a national press conference: Everyone has access to it,” said Casserly, an NFL Network analyst. “When you go for a national press conference, you composed, you thought out what you going to say, you in a reserved mood and careful. On Twitter, some things will come out that shouldn be out there.
We thought maybe they were jellyfish,” Loggins said.Orange Beach officials said only 15 to 20 have been reported so far between the FloraBama and the Gulf State Park Pavilion.Some beaches may be clear of jellyfish, but officials said they’ve had enough reports to warrant putting up the flag. They warn not to let your guard down.”This time of year, in the spring we geta lot of times we get cold fronts come through and the weather pattern sets up where the wind comes in off the Gulf out of the south or the southeast and so that’s what brings all or a good number of the jellyfish in from offshore,” said Kevin Anson, the Chief Biologist for the Alabama Department of Conservation, Marine Resources Division in Gulf Shores.Anson said the adult Man ‘O War spawn in the middle of the Gulf over the winter. As the young develop, the air bladder is formed which allows them to be blown with the wind.