February 2015

Getting down to business

One day I had an idea. “Where did it come from, why is it here?” I wondered. “What do you do with an idea?” The opening sentences of “What Do You Do With An Idea,” a children’s book by Kobi Yamada. Pryor Jordan had an idea. While working at a Jackson County computer repair shop, […]


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Getting down to business

One day I had an idea. “Where did it come from, why is it here?” I wondered. “What do you do with an idea?” The opening sentences of “What Do You Do With An Idea,” a children’s book by Kobi Yamada. Pryor Jordan had an idea. While working at a Jackson County computer repair shop, […]

Efficient water heating technology options

By Thomas Kirk Water heating is the second largest use of energy in homes, accounting for approximately 14 to 18 percent of residential energy consumption. In addition to wrapping water heaters and pipes in insulation, there are many technologies in this market to help lower energy consump­tion and save consumers money. These tech­nologies include heat […]

Bakery business is going to the dogs

There’s nothing quite like being greeted with joy as you return home after a long day at work. Feeling the love from having someone so happy to see you just lifts the ­spirits, and that wagging tail says it all! That’s right, I’m talking about the four-legged companion that is rightfully referred to as man’s […]