The Economy’s Last Best Hope: Superstar Middle Managers
Only a third of U.S. workers feel inspired at work, and a Gallup analysis suggests that’s hurting the economy. What if it all can be fixed by hiring better bosses?
Credit Card Skimmers Discovered at Fuel Pumps in McKenzie
Credit Card Skimmers Discovered at Fuel Pumps in McKenzie McKENZIE (September 5) McKenzie (Tenn.) Police Department is alerting the public about “skimmer” devices found at two gas pumps at a local convenience store. The devices use Bluetooth technology to download information from a customer’s credit/debit card. The thief can be receive the Bluetooth signal from as far as 100 feet away from the skimmer Within the past few weeks, these skimming devices were used to steal credit/debit card data from several local victims, including the City of McKenzie. The stolen information was then used for fraudulent use in another state In anyone has been a victim of fraudulent credit/debit card transactions, please call the local law…
How to Read the Newspaper
I used to be a newspaper editor, a cog in the wheel of the dreaded “mainstream media.” I’ve written for the New York and Washington newspapers, and even — angels and ministers of grace defend us! — Politico. And the checks go both ways: I am a paid-up subscriber to the New York Times. Call me an enemy of the people. Here’s a little secret for you: The news ain’t fake. (Mostly ...
Toddler seriously injured after falling from fourth-floor apartment in Raleigh
Raleigh police are investigating how a toddler fell from a fourth-floor apartment at the Lake Park Condominiums off Crab Orchard Drive.
Tobacco Cost By State: Why Cigarettes Prices Could Increase On Election Day
Several states that haven't raised taxes on tobacco products in more than a decade could see increases following the November election.
Funeral plans set for Dennis Matthew Howe, DOT worker who died following crash
Calling hours will be held Sunday. The funeral will be on Monday.
A comeback for the ages
After two and a half hours and 243 total points, the Dunkirk-Fredonia rivalry was deadlocked with three points remaining to own bragging rights in the iconic cross-town rivalry. In the end, the Dunkirk Marauders came out on top in the comeback of the high school sports season. The Dunkirk Marauders varsity volleyball team came from…
Middletown man faces animal cruelty charges in guinea pig molestation case
A Middletown man facing charges that he sexually abused a guinea pig in a pet store parking lot last month has denied any wrongdoing and said he was only trying
Seniors Shopping Safely Online Guide
Seniors Shopping Safely Online Guide Shopping online safely is tricky for anyone. It's especially difficult for our aging friends to keep up on all the ch
7 Questions To Ask On An Assisted Living Tour
7 top things to look for on your assisted living tour: Can you envision yourself or your loved one feeling comfortable living here? Do you have a warm feeling being in the community? Do the people look happy and engaged? Are residents socializing with other and engaged in programs or activities? Did you sample a meal? Does the community have all the latest safety features? Is the person giving the tour really listening to you? Is there anything about the assisted living community that makes it stand out from the others you visited?