US employers added just 126K jobs in March

...and restaurant sectors since the economic recovery began in mid-2009. Adding jobs in the lowest-paid industries can suppress average hourly wages, even when employers are rewarding cashiers, waiters and sales clerks with pay bumps.

Lillie Clabey

...late Howard E. Clabey. Mrs. Clabey was the daughter of the late Wallace and Virginia Toole, Sr. She was a retired sales clerk for K-Mart. She was preceded in death by her son, Wally Clabey. Survivors: two sons, Howard Gary Clabey, Mark...

Emily Reeves

...2014, at her home with her loving family surrounding her. She was born September 16, 1927 in McBean, GA. She was a sales clerk for Duncan Drugs with over 49 years of service. She is survived by her children: Glenda Ann Rhodes of Augusta and...

Gisela Newsome

...Newsome. Mrs. Newsome was born in Frankfurt, Germany, but lived in Thomson, GA most of her life. She worked as a sales clerk with Belk's in Thomson for many years and retired as the lunchroom manager from Warren County High School. She was...

Rants & Raves

...purchases online ? not to save on sales tax as lawmakers would ask you to believe, but to keep from dealing with uncaring sales clerks. Retail stores don't get it! They spend millions of dollars to get you into their store, and 10 cents to have...

Half of older workers put off leaving workforce, poll says

...86, of Scranton, S.C., had their plans thwarted by health. She had hoped to keep working as a department store sales clerk forever, but a car accident and arthritis made it impossible, so she retired a few years ago."I sure would like...

Ruth Ballard

Retired Sales Clerk EVANS, Ga. - Ruth C. Ballard of Evans, Georgia joined her Heavenly Father on Thursday, March 6, 2014. Mrs. Ballard is survived...

Frankie Friar

...Thomson, Ga. and was a member of Johnston First Baptist Church. She was retired Manager of Allied Department Store and sales clerk for Maxwell and Halford Drug Store. Survivors include her husband; 2 sons, Joe Horace Friar and Tony (Debora) Friar...

Family questions son's killing

...work at least part-time while going to college. He'd had jobs -- the last was for the U.S. Census Bureau as a sales clerk -- and they knew he was trying to find work because he would wear a suit and tie to go fill out applications, his...

Shoppers turn to discount stores

...Catholic Social Services Thrift Store on Broad Street."A lot of people do their Christmas shopping here," said sales clerk JoAnn McClure.Customers can find items such as pants, blouses and shoes for $1.50. There's also a special section...