And in other sports news, the Oglethorpe County Patriots are trying to work their way out of the cellar after the first game of the season...oh yay !posted @ Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 09:12
Good to hear about more jobs, but is the average pay level ?
Where I work, business is good, but they keep stringing along the temps in hope they might, maybe hire them full-time and won't replace the full time employees that quit with another full-time person. In one dept., the turnover rate is very high. If I was a temp, I'd work 6 months and if no possibility of full-time hiring, walk out on them and go to another temp job if needed. Then they would have to retrain another person. To understand the company, when not needed, they dropped temps like a hot potato when they feel like it.posted @ Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 07:50
DFACS called yet ?posted @ Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 10:35
No big loss.posted @ Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 10:35
Are they sure they're brothers' ? Don't look nothing alike ! Different daddies maybe.posted @ Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 00:35
Sharpton's solution is twofold: Change the nation's policies on policing, and repair the black community from within. Sharpton, who is as much a part of the ritual as police tape. He began by issuing a collective call of responsibility. Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson arrive.
Maybe Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson should be involved before it gets bad. You don't see them in Detroit or Chicago, trying to stop the black on black killings there.posted @ Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 08:03
Family members denounced a video police released of an alleged theft by Brown that authorities say shows him snatching some cigars in a convenience store
Someone's in denial........posted @ Monday, August 25, 2014 - 09:45
@theold33: I gave you a +3 to make it +12 !posted @ Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 17:57
@theold33: You get a +9 and I get a -4 for basically saying the say thing !
lololololololposted @ Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 17:55
Oh Facebook, a blessing and a curse at the same time. You do get to keep up with family and friends vs. get to listen to all their inane, I'm mine so sick comments (block them). Your mileage can vary - I left it behind and am happier with my personal info safer.posted @ Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 09:40
There is a difference in these refugees who left their country because of ongoing ethnic strife in Burma and other countries and are here legally vs. illegal immigrants.
I agree that it would strain local resources to support them, but most, if not all of them, would try to find work at some level vs. some natural-born welfare public housing citizens that won't try to get jobs and keep having babies to get more gov't ( really our's ) money.
So, who is more of a dead-beat and drain on our resources ? Do we send them back to their homeland ? In my opinion, in the long run, these refugees would/will be better citizens than others !!posted @ Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 09:31
@theold33: I hope the comments don't get nasty during a high school game.
lol What do you think ?posted @ Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 06:51
Ah, no pictures........posted @ Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 06:48
That's good news for both. If both are building antibodies, then hopeful some of their blood can be used to further the fight against Ebola.posted @ Friday, August 22, 2014 - 08:45
Washington-Wilkes will be my pick. They have an long established hometown base of players and for upcoming players.
For some counties, recruit better stronger faster players to move into the county.posted @ Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 09:51
Free all the zoo whales !!!posted @ Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 16:35
Unlocked....duh..duh..dumb.posted @ Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 09:54
I sold a car through Craigslist, but then I'm honest.
I would never buy or send $$ unless I actually saw / checked out the car, though. The deal would be done in person in an area where police patrol regularly.posted @ Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 09:48
He believes in the old Erk Russell mantra, KISS (keep it simple, stupid).
There is hope yet, a glimmer of the the "Junkyard Dawgs" defense in the remaking is needed.posted @ Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 09:40
Just wondering what the US has done to try and rescue captured journalists ?
The New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists estimated Tuesday that about 20 journalists are missing in Syria, plus James Foley now dead.posted @ Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 09:32
Good Luck !posted @ Monday, August 18, 2014 - 07:42
Heck, they probably bonded out already and headed to Victoria's Secret at the mall.posted @ Friday, August 15, 2014 - 18:57
God Bless her children.posted @ Friday, August 15, 2014 - 18:54
Sorry 'bout, but when a H.S football article is written 'bout picks in their Region, it is usually 'bout being picked #1 or #2, not the bottom of the cellar.
Gonna make some mamma's & daddy's rite proud. Daddy's chest gonna swell soooo bigggg !! Print this article out & hang it on the locker room wall.
OMG, am I gonna git bannnded fer this 'un ?posted @ Friday, August 15, 2014 - 18:48
LOLOLOLOLOL...... :D :D :D
laughing............. :D :D :D
and I thought there was only 7 teams in Region 8-AA.......
my bad, 8 teams.........
so they're expected to be NEXT to last...
to Social Circle........
OMG, what an unexpected, projected projection.....
Gonna git drunk to celeb...r....a..
Heck, just gonna get stinkin' drunkposted @ Friday, August 15, 2014 - 18:30
Summary: I'm not saying it's lonely to be a movie critic, but we often find ourselves seated alone in an empty theatre when we're watching new stuff. I know people who say they won't go see anything unless they have at least one other person to go with, but I've always enjoyed having the place to myself. I'm not saying it's lonely to be a movie critic, but we often find ourselves seated alone in an empty theatre when we're watching new stuff. I know people who say they won't go see anything unless they have at least one other person to go with, but I've always enjoyed having the place to myself. read more
As you might imagine, the vast majority of the editorial cartoons available these days for publication through the syndicate which supplies cartoons to the Athens Banner-Herald/OnlineAthens are addressing the situation in Ferguson, Mo., where the fatal shooting of a black teen by a white police officer has touched off a number of demonstrations -- some peaceful, but many not at all peaceful, with tear gas fired by police officers and gunshots fired by some protester. read more