Dream Come True

Have you ever seen the biggest dream of someone’s life come true right before your very eyes? I got to see this moment, captured through a video clip and I want you to see it too. It can be found on the CBS News website […]

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14 Real Life Rules

About 10 years ago, Charles J. Sykes wrote an article for the San Diego Union-Tribune in the September 19, 1996 issue. In it he gave advice to high school students on the reality of life. He discussed what life after high school is really like. […]

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Being A Ranger

I’ve been a ranger for three weeks now. When I first changed people would ask me what I was doing in a different area and I would surprise them when I said I was a ranger. Now they ask how do I like it. I […]

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Ranger Job: Wiring

The wiring area of our assembly line consists of six positions. The wiring team connects wires on the back of the range. They connect wires coming from the console and the oven. Just about all of these wires will be covered by a steel panel […]

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Ranger Job: Doors

The place where the oven doors for our ranges are made consists of about 12 people. I went to this area on Tuesday. When I first began working at our plant in 1997 I worked on a doorline. I didn’t mind working there. I stayed […]

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Ranger Job: GOC

As a Ranger I was placed in the GOC area for about 45 minutes. I don’t have a clue what those three initials stand for. This area has two or three positions and the GOC is not on all our ranges. The GOC is an […]

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Ranger Job: Consoles

The console area for Assembly line #4 is mainly a girl area. Maybe that’s why Cody moved there from another area. I suspect this single guy loves the attention and enjoys joking around with the ten or so women on the team. There is one […]

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Ranger Job: Cooktops

Since I became a Ranger I have been to the cooktop making area two times. To the best of my knowledge, we have three basic cooktops. Ceran top which is a smooth glasstop that is tempered so you can cook on it. The second is […]

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A Cute Christmas Recipe

I discovered an easy and fun recipe to fix for Christmas. I bought some almond bark because it was on sale for 99 cents at the Reasor’s grocery store a few miles down the road. Then I went home and started experimenting with it.

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