Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Local newspaper offers free classifieds for unemployed

"We're not going to quibble over a few words, but 25 thereabouts, we'll print it in our classifieds and hopefully it'll help them find a full time job or maybe some sidework," Ben Garrett, the Editor of the Independent Herald said.

They're offering free classified ad space for the unemployed. They hope it's a chance for those recently laid off to shout out their job skills to the community through their newspaper.

"This is obviously a pretty tough time for everybody. A lot of folks are looking for a job, and it's a way we can give back to the community," Garrett said.


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