“Tina, what do you want to be when you grow up?” asked my third-grade teacher. I remember the scenario clearly. It was early in the school year and my teacher asked me and my 8-year-old classmates what we wished to be in the future. There was a chorus of “doctor,” “veterinarian,” “police officer” and one student shouted “millionaire!” When it was my turn, I puffed up my chest and proudly stated, “I want to be a writer.” Fast forward nine years later and my goal has roughly stayed the same. In fact, here I am today, working for the newspaper. It’s temporary and I’m just an intern more or less, but I consider it to be one of my greatest achievements. But how did I get here? It’s kind of a long story…
Anvil Helps To Make The World Of Business Travel Simpler And Safer For Clients
Anvil’s e-ticket data capture closes the gap on non GDS bookings. LONDON – June 6, 2017 – PRLog — Travel and operational risk company, Anvil, states that new ways of entering business travel data into its award-winning ETMS (Employee Travel Monitoring System) will open up a world of opportunities for its global client base. Its
Man charged with unauthorized use of personal identifying information
A 41-year-old Minot man is charged with using his ex-wife and her daughter’s identity, as well as that of a third person, to forge checks and open fraudulent credit card accounts last fall Brandon Lowery is charged with two counts of unauthorized use of personal identifying information, both Class B felonies; three counts of unauthorized use of personal identifying information, all Class C felonies, theft of property, a Class C felony, and two counts of forgery or counterfeiting, both Class A misdemeanors Lowery’s ex-wife went to police last September to report fraudulent activity on her bank account and on that of her minor daughter’s. Lowery could face up to 30 years in prison if convicted of…
The 10 fastest-growing independent broker-dealers
In advance of the upcoming InvestmentNews Special Report on independent broker-dealers, here's a sneak peek of the latest IBD data. We've ranked the 10 fastest-growing indie B-Ds based on the percentage the revenues jumped in 2013 compared to 2012. These firms are all from our list of the 25 largest IBDs based on overall end-of-year revenue in 2013. Click through to see which large IBDs saw the biggest one-year revenue jumps and be sure to check back next week for our full report on the latest IBD data and trends. Source: InvestmentNews Data
Foster Grandparent Program mentors children, enriches seniors lives
The Southeast Missouri Foster Grandparent Program is recruiting volunteers 55 and over and organizations/schools to serve as volunteer sites in Scott, Mississippi and Butler Counties.
Transgender boy wins controversial girls state title
CYPRESS, Texas (AP) — Mack Beggs had just won a state wrestling title Saturday in a category he didn't want to be in. But instead of wallowing in a debate about what should or should not have happened this weekend at the…
Honoring the lives of homesteaders
Lela Selma Peterson releases book ‘Selma: Swedish Fortitude on the North Dakota Frontier’ firstname.lastname@example.org Submitted Photo Lela Selma Peterson pays homage to her grandparents Selma and Johan Sjoqvist, in her latest book titled “Selma: Swedish Fortitude on the North Dakota Frontier,” which is now available a Main Strteet Books Reynolds native and author Lela Selma Peterson, pays homage to the gallant lives of homesteaders in her latest book titled “Selma: Swedish Fortitude on the North Dakota Frontier.” Throughout Peterson’s biographical journey, readers are introduced to her grandparents Selma and Johan Sjoqvist “My grandparents were pioneers in the truest sense of the word,” Peterson said. “They instilled the value of hard work and a desire to succeed…
Father's Day is the perfect time to try out these grilling tips
Texas Roadhouse Steak MedallionsIngredients:1 pound Filet Mignon2 tablespoons Vegetable OilCourse Salt and PepperInstructions:Spray your Grill with cooking oilAllow the Grill to reach medium high heat (approximately 4-5 minutes)Slice medallions approxim
Chevron Reports First Quarter Net Income of $2.7 Billion
Chevron Corporation today reported earnings of $2.7 billion for first quarter 2017.
SMI Culture & Travel Group says SMI Holdings and the Purchaser entered into agreement
11:10am EDT July 24 (Reuters) – SMI Culture & Travel Group Holdings Ltd ::Smi Holdings and Smi Culture Investment Holdings Limited entered into agreement.Smi Holdings has agreed to sell sale share and sale loan for a total consideration of RMB150 million. Click here to read the full article. Click here to submit story ideas.