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RUMMAGE SALE: June 21st, Friday Only 7:00am-?? 1101 N. East Street, Brookstone Estates, Olney, IL. Lots of stuff for everyone. Some of the nicest items. Clothes, furniture, housewares, Children√Ę¬¬ôs items.
Country Garage Sale, Yale/Belair area, Sat. June 22nd 6:00am-6:00pm. Assorted glassware, Dale Earnhardt Senior Collectibles, TVs, Board Games, Brass, Saddle & Blankets, Beer advertising mirrors, Small amount clothing & curtains, & much more. 1/2 mile North of Yale on Rt. 49, turn right on 1900 East, go 2 miles to 2000 North, turn left, go 1 mile to 2000 East, turn right, 1.3 mile on left watch for signs. For additional directions 618-783-9141.
3-FAMILY YARD SALE at 37 Moosewood Drive, Flora on SAT√Ę¬¬ą6/15 @ 8-11a (2.5 miles south of Lincoln School, watch for signs) Toddler dresser (very nice) double stroller, pack-n-play, blue recliner, gas range, water softener, Med. womens, Lg. men√Ę¬¬ôs clothes, Misc.
RUMMAGE SALE at 210 E. North Ave. on SAT 6/15 @ 8a-1p (Next door to Flora Cleaners) More items added, Lots of 25√ā¬Ę items. Baby, mens, and womens clothing, Fishing supplies, Formals, Ceiling fans, TV, and lots of misc.
FLEA MARKET at Flora Kiwanis Comm Bldg (Hub) on SAT 6/15 @ 8a-4p Lots of great items, Jewelry, Toys, Avon, Quilts, Candles, Knives, Crafts, plus lots more. We are offering scissors and pinking shears sharpening any time after noon. We have lots of great Father√Ę¬¬ôs Day gifts also.
YARD SALE at 41 Timber Dr., Flora on SAT 6/15 @ 9a-? (2nd road past the vet, last house on the left, white house w/ blue shutters. Will be inthe back.) Rain cancels. No early sales. Air conditioner, Patio set, Kitchen table w/ 4 chairs, Yard sweep, Tools, Portable air tank, Dishes, Games, Men & Womens clothing, Purses, Home decor, Lots of misc.
MOVING SALE at 1.5 mile South of the Hwy 45 & 50 Intersection on Hwy 45 on THUR 6/13 thru SUN 6/16 @ 8a-8p (Follow signs) Men & Women clothes, Antiques including dishes, Furniture, Artwork, 2 year old Craftsman Lawn Tractor and more. 676-7721
3 LOUISVILLE FAMILY SALE at Flora Senior Center on State St. on SAT 6/15 @ 7:30am-? New items:√Ę¬¬ą30√Ę¬¬Ě round cherry table, portable evaporative air cooler, queen comforter set, vehicle car cover, small dog crate, roof top carrier, Hunter ceiling fan, wood toy organizer with bins, 3 floor fans, air conditioner, Terk HDTV antenna, suitcases, George Foreman grill, shelving, countertop oven, 2 car bike racks, batting tee, Wilson golf club set, Corner book case, 2 vaccuums, ProChef Peking pan, backpacks, car top Kayak kits, Spray mops, Wheeled hampers, Avon, Children√Ę¬¬ôs clothing and more.Used items: Clothes, books, may silk flowers &√Ę¬¬ąarrangements, CDs, Jewelry, King & Queen comforter sets, Dora chair, step stool, golf clubs, lemon balm plants, free iris bulbs and lots more.
LEIB√Ę¬¬ôS ANNUAL RUMMAGE SALE at 274 Hancock Dr. (Foxcreek Subdivision), Flora on SAT√Ę¬¬ą6/15 @ 7a-12p King Comforter, 15√Ę¬¬Ě Dell computer screen & keyboard, Smoker, Electric trashcan, Teen girl clothes, Teen boy clothes, Mens and womens clothes, Baby clothes, Rubbermaid storage tubs and drawers, Books, Brand new wreaths, Paula Deen cookware, Rugs, Wrought Iron flag holder, Tons of home decor, King size blankets, Sweeper, 4- Very nice reindeer costumes, Shrek gingerbread costume (brand new), Coats, Games, and tons of other stuff. You don√Ę¬¬ôt want to miss this rummage sale!!!
4-FAMILY RUMMAGE SALE at 8347 Old Hwy 50, Flora on SAT√Ę¬¬ą6/14 @ 8a-12p Everything marked cheap! Furniture, movies, books, video games, dishes, toys, Christmas items, knick-knacks, women & mens clothing of all sizes, boys & girls clothing sz NB-7, lots more items! Rain or shine.
YARD SALE at 7880 Old Hwy 50 on FRI 6/14 @ 2-6pm & SAT 6/15 @ 7a-12p 3rd house east of Clay Electric. Recliners for a hunting camp, new bathroom vanity top with one sink molded in, 5√Ę¬¬ô cut to any size, bedding, kitchen supplies, small appliances, new and used Tupperware, need seals or parts, bring it, lawn chairs, adult clothes, area rugs, purses, yard totums, antique quilt, TV√Ę¬¬ąwall unit, dog house, canning jars, men√Ę¬¬ôs corner, power tools (electric and air), trailer jack, much, much more. Come and see. Bring a friend!
Huge 3 person sale. Friday, 21st, 8:00-5:00, Saturday, 22nd, 8:00-noon, 302 Park Ave. (by Chuck√Ę¬¬ôs Satellite). All different sizes of Name Brand Clothes: boys/girls, teenage, women√Ę¬¬ôs/men√Ę¬¬ôs. Baseball Cleats, TV, printer, Beanie Babies, prom dress, Fair Queen pageant dresses, Business suit, dishes, quilt racks, big wooden shadow box, kids Leap Pad, lots of books, much more!
Head Start has an opening for a full time Head Start Family Health/Nutrition Coordinator in our Corporate Office located in Enfield. This is a pay grade IX, regular full-time position with benefits as described in the employee handbook. Must have a RN or Bachelor√Ę¬¬ôs degree in Health Education or LPN with 3 year√Ę¬¬ôs experience in health related field. LPN must be actively pursuing an RN degree. Experience in public health, pediatrics, or related field preferred. In addition, experience working with low-income families and children ages 0-5. Directly supervises Nurses and their staff as assigned. The Family Health/Nutrition Coordinator develops and implements the health-nutrition program to assure that the component performance standards are met in all program locations. Goals and objectives of the health/nutrition components are met in cooperation and coordination with goals of other components of the Head Start/Early Head Start program and the general goals of the agency. Applications may be obtained at any WADI office or at www.wadi-inc.com Detailed job information may be obtained by clicking on the JOBS button. The application deadline is no later than noon, June 27, 2013. Wabash Area Development, Inc. (WADI) is an equal opportunity employer.
HELP WANTED Transportation Director position available with CEFS Economic Opportunity Corporation. Director serves as key member of management staff responsible to oversee a rural public transportation program. Responsible for day-to-day oversight, operation of program, services, management activities, planning, personnel, and monitoring outcomes in accordance with federal and state regulations. Minimum qualifications:√Ę¬¬ąbachelor√Ę¬¬ôs degree required in education, business, human services or related field. Three years experience required in management and supervision. Two years administrative experience in program planning, grant writing, budget control and personnel management. Experience preferred in transportation management, logistics and planning. Must have excellent ability to lead and direct the work of others. Strong written and oral communication skills required. Must be computer literate. Positive professional image required. Use of private vehicle and a valid drivers license required. Pre-employment requirements required. Base of operations in CEFS√Ę¬¬ącentral office, 1805 South Banker Street, Effingham, Illinois.Applications must be sent to CEFS Economic Opportunity Corporation, PO√Ę¬¬ąBox 928, Effingham, IL√Ę¬¬ą62401-0928. Attention: Personnel Department. Applications are due on July 1, 2013 at 4 p.m. Applications available at CEFS outreach offices, the CEFS central office by calling 217-342-2193 or agency website at www.cefseoc.org. Equal Opportunity Employer. (6/13, 6/18)
Full time case manager at Herrin location to provide home-based services in Northern area to adopted children and their families. Competitive salary commensurate with experience and benefit package. MSW + one year experience or Master√Ę¬¬ôs in related field + 3 years experience required. Licensure preferred. Send resume with cover letter by E-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org or by fax to (618) 877-1706. EOE
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: The Flora facility of the Sherwin-Williams Company has (3) immediate 2nd shift (M-F 10/hr) openings, in the Warehouse department Flora Plant. Excellent compensation/benefits. This position entails the preparation of orders to be shipped from the Flora warehouse in exact compliance with customer requirements, government regulations and company policies in a safe and efficient manner. Work experience in warehouse environment preferred/ helpful. Must be able to operate all warehouse equipment including and not limited to, pallet jacks, fork lifts and stretch wrapping equipment. Must be able to lift containers from 1 to 50 pounds lbs.Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent. If you meet the requirements above and are interested in this position please apply on-line at: www.sherwin.comflora Please do not call or send resumes. No paper resumes for these positions will be accepted. Candidates must apply on line. While we appreciate your interest, we will contact only those candidates who meet our position requirements. While we appreciate your interest, we will contact only those candidates who meet our position requirements. An equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V
Part-Time/Full Time Secretary. General Secretary Skills Required, Payroll, Accounting, QuickBooks, Good Telephone and Customer Relation Skills. Pay Negotiable. Mail Resumes to: Gayer Equipment, Inc.√ā¬†2737 N. Shell Rd. Olney, IL 62450√ā¬†
We are hiring Drivers for our Transportation Office! Olney, IL. A driving job with Walmart Transportation gives you the chance to continue your driving career with competitive pay and enjoy health benefits for you and your family. Walmart sets the standard for distribution and transportation and is an ideal place to work. Professional Truck Drivers can learn about opportunities, view the minimum job qualifications and apply online at www.drive4walmart.com. Transportation Walmart will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, or other legally protected status.
ONE & TWO BEDROOM APARTMENTS available. Off street parking, laundry facilities on site, appliances furnished. HUD vouchers and certificates accepted. For additional information contact MIKE OR LORI BEPPLER at 618-842-2307. Equal Housing Opportunity. (4/1tf)