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Most teen job applications start online
“I want to get a job,” a teenager states to a parent. The parent asks the teen, “What are you planning on doing with the money you earn?” The teenager replies, “I want to buy a car.”
Just scratching the surface with cutting
The mother is concerned when she notices scratches all up and down her teenage daughter’s arm. When asked about them, the daughter said she was wrestling with the cat and was scratched several times. Still, the mother thought the marks were more organized than random scratches. She started becoming concerned there might be more going on than her daughter was letting on.
Practice ergonomically smart exercise
If you work at a job that involves repetition and/or sustained positions, you’re likely to be at risk of repetitive stress injury (RSI).
Common sites for RSIs include the neck, shoulder, lower back, wrist, hand and elbow.
Local AARP Foundation group offers free tax return assistance
A local group of volunteers has begun providing free income tax preparation assistance for the 18th year at the Madison County Public Library in Richmond.
Carol Teague is one of the local volunteers through the AARP Foundation who has been working on Madison Countians’ tax forms more than a decade and a half.
“We all go through IRS-sponsored training,” said Teague, who was a math major in college.
Bake up some red velvet, white chocolate cookies
After the kids come in from building snow forts and making snow angels, I like to have big cup of hot chocolate with extra marshmallows. But if you really want to indulge after playing in the snow, try these melt-in-your-mouth cookies.
Lessons from Fido, Figo and Tillie
Many wonderful quotes are attributed to Abraham Lincoln. One of my favorites is, “In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years
Ruritan pancake breakfast Feb. 8
Union City Ruritan will host a pancake breakfast Saturday, Feb. 8, from 7:30 to 10 a.m.
Dinner/dance/auction for MCHS Project Graduation
Madison County seniors are very aware that the end of the 2013-14 school year is drawing closer as each day passes.
In six months, we’ll be complaining about the heat
Hello from Baldwin.
How is everyone’s week going? I hope that everyone is having a great one.
I hope that everyone is able to stay warm in the frigid temperatures that we are having. It has been a very long time since we have had these cold of temperatures for so many days straight.
Cold causing businesses to close early
Good evening from Paint Lick on this very cold and windy day of Monday, Jan. 27.
My, hasn’t this winter been the coldest you experienced in some time?
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