hess hess  /ˈhɛs/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) English pianist (1890-1965)
  2. (n) Swiss physiologist noted for studies of the brain (1881-1973)
  3. (n) Nazi leader who in 1941 flew a solo flight to Scotland in an apparent attempt to negotiate a peace treaty with Great Britain but was imprisoned for life (1894-1987)
  4. (n) United States physicist (born in Austria) who was a discoverer of cosmic radiation (1883-1964)

News

  1. Gazette.Net: HESS holds bowling fundraiser

    HESS Construction’s fourth annual Bowl-A-Thon raised more than $48,000 for Junior Achievement of Greater Washington. The fundraiser was held at 300 Shady Grove in Gaithersburg .
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Gaithersburg Gazette

  2. Ham denies Hess state title repeat in photo finish

    DES MOINES (May 18) -- For Harlan Community senior Austin Hess, the difference between defending or not defending his state title came down to a lousy hundreth of a second and perhaps one mere inch on Drake Stadium’s photo-finish camera.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Harlan Tribune

  3. Hess garners fourth-place medal in Drake high hurdles

    DES MOINES -- While quick to critique his performance and not yet satisfied with his times, Harlan Community senior Austin Hess also knows the significance of a fourth-place medal at the Drake Relays.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Harlan Tribune

Quotes

  • "I can't think of two people I'd rather party with than Mike White and Jared Hess," Black said in a statement.
    on Apr 21, 2005 By: Jack Black Source: MTV.com

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