Friday, January 21, 2022

So You’ve Been Laid Off or Fired. What That Really Means.

Recently I wrote about layoffs at the Franklin Medical Center in Louisburg, NC. See this article. Some of the comments from people to the story indicated the employees who were laid off or terminated were treated unfairly and deserved sympathy and pity. Commenters seemed to think the displaced employees were good people who were now being harmed by the hospital …

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A Wake Forest Business for Sale With a Massive Cool Factor

First In Fire Company Opportunity…. Here is your opportunity to own a unique party business in the Triangle area or beyond. First-In Fire Company has been in existence for about 3 years and we have had a great time developing parties and programs. However, due to our busy work schedules and family, we do not have the time to create …

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New Book Available in WF Supposed to be Funny Travel Memoir

I get hit up all the time with book announcements. Frankly, there is no way I have time to read and review these things. So here is the information I received and you can do with it what you want. It was either post it here or delete it. It’s probably the most awesome book ever written, unfortunately today, I’d …

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A Pain of a Nurse?

Jenny sent it this plate she spotted on 98. Se said, “Was riding behind this nurse on the 98 bypass earlier today. Not sure I’d want to visit her…LOL!” I have to admit I’m a bit confused exactly what they owner was trying to communicate. If their name is Paine then maybe using the last name isn’t the best idea …

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SUPERM4N – Thanks Jenny

Jenny sent in this picture. She said, “I guess we know which superhero is his favorite. Saw this at the Fairgrounds Flea Market a few weeks ago.” Now that’s a Superfan of Superman.

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Want to Help Kids With Autism and See a Horse in Costume?

I’m all about helping kids with issues. Who can’t be behind supporting that. But this offer also comes with horses in costumes. Not sure how I feel about that. I’m already freaked out by clowns and I think this falls into the weird category. But if you are into that kind of thing and want to have some fabulous fall …

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Wake Forest Would Love to Help Kick Your Ass for Your Opinion

On Wednesday, Oct. 22, the Town of Wake Forest and RRC associates will mail a survey to approximately 3,000 Wake Forest households as part of “Play It Forward Wake Forest” – the town’s ongoing effort to develop a new Master Plan. The survey is designed to provide critical information in determining community values, satisfaction levels, needs and priorities, and demographics …

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Franklin Medical Center Takes Issue With Article

Yesterday I published this article about the reductions taking place at the hospital in Louisburg. Following the publication of the article I heard from Kathryn Knight, the PR/Marketing Specialist for Novant Health. Knight took issue with a statement a reader sent in about the ER having a possible limited future. She said, “it was never communicated that the ED might …

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Do We Know Everything Yet About the Louisburg Hospital Downsizing?

A reader has sent in a message that indicates there may be more to the staffing changes and adjustments to the future of the Franklin County hospital in Louisburg. The previous story is here. According to a reader, Novant has stated that the ER will remain open but several things are pointing toward it potentially disappearing in the future. Allegedly …

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October, 2014 New Development News for Wake Forest, NC

As part of my ongoing coverage of development plans under review, here is another. You can find all past stories, here. Keep in mind these plans are currently under review and may have some changes and modifications as they go through that process with the Town of Wake Forest. SD-14-09 Franklin Street Townhomes (WCPIN# 1840-57-1108) A master subdivision plan application …

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