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Companies cutting jobs for good

...before. Workers like Peavler have begun trying to position themselves for that change. Peavler is 35 and worked at the VF plant for more than 10 years. Paid by the piece, she averaged about $9.50 an hour, good enough that she expected to stay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/12/bus_396428.shtml
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Unemployed face reality of a dying industry

...director. "We're losing jobs by the thousands and replacing them by the hundreds." Without the tax revenue from the VF plant, the area's biggest employer, the local board of education was forced last month to close four schools. The county...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/06/bus_331392.shtml
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