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Carriage Services Management Discusses Q4 2013 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Carriage Services 2013 Full Year Earnings Webcast Conference Call.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Single mortuary for all of Dorset as Dorset County Council terminates contract
GRIEVING families will face having to travel to the other side of Dorset to say farewell to loved ones in the latest round of cost-cutting initiatives, the Echo can reveal.
Funeral directors choose Southport for annual meeting
Leading independent funeral directors have chosen Southport's Convention Centre for their annual general meeting in a significant boost to the town's hotels and leisure facilities.
Funeral directors unfazed by food ban at funeral homes
Serving food at funeral homes was banned in Pennsylvania from 1952 until 2012, when a federal judge lifted the ban he called "unconstitutional."
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Ban on food at Pa. funeral homes is reinstated
Food will no longer be served at central Pennsylvania funeral homes thanks to a federal appeals court ruling that reinstated a decades-old ban on that practice.
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StoneMor Partners, L.P. Reschedules Time of Conference Call and...
StoneMor Partners L.P. today announced it has rescheduled its plans to hold an investors' conference call to discuss its 2013 fourth quarter and full year results to Friday, March 14, 2014, at 10:00 AM EST.
Detroit Free Press
Funeral arrangements set for victim in Grosse Ile condo fire
Funeral arrangements have been set for the 86-year-old woman whose body was found during a condominium fire in Grosse Ile last week.
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Court ruling means no more food at Pa. funerals
Lancaster Newspapers reports that the ban is included in a list of operating laws for funeral directors reinstated recently by the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Sneakiest Scams of 2014
While there is no shortage of scams, some deserve special recognition for being especially sneaky.This year - just in time for National Consumer Protection Week - we'd like to spotlight scams that really stood out for the heights of trickery that identity thieves scale to con their victims.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Merger gives funeral corporation SCI a big piece of the Tampa Bay market
Big corporate ownership means higher prices, says Clarence Prevatt Jr., owner and operator of Prevatt Funeral Home in Hudson and co-founder of the Independent Funeral Directors of Florida.
Man wakes up in body bag: Walter Williams wakes up at funeral home
A funeral home in Mississippi got quite a shock as workers opened up a body bag and found a man alive and kicking to get out.
Till death do us part: Honoring the human-companion animal bond
Death is a natural part of the life cycle. It is the final culmination of all of our lives.
This Is Lancashire
Cannabis farm found in Burnley ex-funeral parlour
Around 40 individual plants were found growing on both floors at the former J Kendall and Sons Funeral Directors, in Briercliffe Road.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Calif. cemetery agrees to $80 mln settlement over desecrating remains
One of the largest Jewish cemeteries in the Los Angeles area has agreed to an $80.5 million settlement of a lawsuit that accused it of desecrating remains, according to court documents.
Service Corporation International Announces Lawsuit Settlement
SCI et al . "We are very pleased to put this litigation behind us," said SCI Spokesperson Lisa Marshall.
Local owners have services available for deceased pets
As Clancy's head rested in her lap, Mack said a tearful goodbye in the privacy of a Fort Wayne veterinarian's emergency room.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Moore Funeral Homes Encourage Families to Complete Funeral Pre-Planning
While it may be an extremely difficult and somewhat uncomfortable thing to contemplate and plan for, it is important for every family to have funeral plans ready in the event that a tragedy of some kind occurs.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
NBC Los Angeles
Casket Outlets Head to the Mall
We eat there, buy our clothes there and some people suspect teenagers may actually live there.
Staff donate cash to kids' helicopter
Staff from an Eastwood company were given a tour of a life-saving helicopter as they handed over their proceeds from a Christmas collection.
Sixty-thousand people visit the Rock of Ages in Graniteville every year from mid May to October, but there's more than just the granite quarry drawing them in.