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“Height” of a career can have two very different meanings!

Peering down from 90-feet up on a steel tower can be dizzying enough for most people. But staring down that tower and then into another 1,200-foot drop into a canyon excavated for a new hydroelectric dam can be memorable, if not downright scary. 361 more words

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Sean McVay showed his coaching prowess during his legendary high school career

Rams coach Sean McVay has remained in the national spotlight throughout the offseason due in large part to the fact that at 31 years old, he is the youngest head coach in the history of the league. 438 more words

Los Angeles Rams

Daily Prompt: Apprentice

Today’s Daily Prompt from WordPress is Apprentice and I have edited one of my old stories that fits the challenge.

On July 25, 1968 I took a dispatch from the Apprenticeship Director of IBEW Local 728 (Ft. 1,460 more words

Writing Challenges

Have You Thanked a Lineman Today?

On any given day, most of us come home, flip on a light switch or turn on the TV and do not think twice about that little luxury. 604 more words


Union claims Oncor violated worker's rights in federal appeal over Smart Meter fire testimony

From Reuters

By Robert Iafolla
April 10, 2017

(Reuters) – An affiliate of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers has told a federal appeals court that an electrical utility company in Texas broke federal labor law by firing a worker for his testimony raising… 640 more words

Sean McVay on Wade Phillips: 'You can see why he's a special coach'

Sean McVay will have all eyes on him throughout the offseason and into the regular season as his historic turn as the youngest head coach in the history of the modern NFL gets underway. 578 more words

Los Angeles Rams

Sean McVay has been seeking first-year head coaching advice from Adam Gase

As you are undoubtedly aware by now, Rams head coach Sean McVay is the youngest in modern NFL history. At 31 years old, he’s six years younger than fellow first-year head coach and former colleague, Kyle Shanahan. 536 more words

Los Angeles Rams