“Today we have much to celebrate,” said UCOR President and Project Manager Ken Rueter. “We completed Vision 2016 ahead of schedule and under budget, all while reaching nearly 7 million hours without a lost workday accident. I want to give a special thanks to the men and women of the workforce who have spent many years in the field performing their craft safely and diligently.
MILWAUKEE (WITI) It was another Monday, September 15th with more talk about off the field issues involving the NFL. Last week, news of the “Ray Rice” video was breaking. The video, captured in a casino’s elevator, showed Rice punching his now wife.
Year we weren really sure, but this year I feel like we going to win, Pahl said. Feel like we have a good chance. One through 12, our lineup for batting is extremely strong. Another test. Same crazy numbers. Doctors demanded immediate surgery. I got retweeted by a kid with 3 million Twitter followers (Sept. 12 in my backyard in Charlotte): That kid would be 15 year old “social media star” Hayes Grier of Mooresville, and that kid would go on after our interview to finish eighth on ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars.” Anyway, since my tweets don’t get liked or retweeted very often, I have notifications set up on my iPhone to alert me when one of those things happens. When Grier retweeted the link to the story I wrote about him, my phone blew up with hundreds of notifications in a matter of minutes.
And there’s the point: how you grapple with ideas, with thoughts and viewpoints in the myriad of ways available to you will determine who you are. You will never completely resolve this process. It is too complex for rules or clear guides. When you try your hand at Virginia chat rooms, try playing the local interest card. If you show yourself to be genuinely curious about others’ experiences (socially, professionally, what have you) in Virginia, you’re far more likely to get a thoughtful response. In a medium that’s so dependent upon the written word, there’s no substitute for sincerity.
For the LNEDA, moving to a more regional focus comes with its own challenges. They lost support from some of the county smaller municipalities, like Devon and Thorsby, for a perceived lack of attention to areas beyond the Leduc/Nisku core. Engelbart acknowledged that devising a strategy to serve such a wide area is a challenge, but that it also something they committed to do.Engelbart said the LNEDA is currently working with Beaumont, Devon, Calmar, and other communities to work out equally beneficial arrangements.The interest is mutual, as some of the former member communities, like Devon, are actively working with the LNEDA.