• KC hosting job search workshop

    by  • October 1, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Kaskaskia College will be offering a job search workshop on Friday, October 11, 2013 from 10 a.m. To 11:30 a.m. at the Workforce Center at 325 South Poplar Street in Centralia. Items to be discussed are the importance of networking, applying for jobs, dressing for success, resumes, cover letters, interviewing, and the importance of...

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    Women in Illinois earn less than men

    by  • October 1, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Women in Illinois aren’t making as much as their male counterparts in the workforce, but they aren’t doing so bad. That’s according to the center for American progress, which gives the state a “b plus” when it comes to giving women a fair shot at success. According to their data, women are making 79-cents...

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    Ground broken on new Pinckneyville hospital

    by  • October 1, 2013 • 0 Comments

    PINCKNEYVILLE (AP) — Ground has been broken on a new hospital near the southern Illinois town of Pinckneyville, even as officials await a decision from the U.S. Department of Agriculture on financing for the $30 million project. The ceremonial groundbreaking took place Monday on the planned 83,000-square-foot Pinckneyville Community Hospital. CEO Thomas Hudgins tells...

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    Kitchen fire damages Salem home

    by  • October 1, 2013 • 0 Comments

    A Monday morning fire has left a Salem home damaged and despite early reports of someone possibly being left inside the home, no injuries were reported. Salem firefighters were called just before 10 a.m. Monday to a home in the 500 block of North Shelby after smoke was seen coming from the house. Reports...

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