The Wilson County Commission on Monday approved 1.5-percent raises for certified staff members in county schools and 2.5-percent raises for county employees, which is the first pay increase county workers have received in six years.
I’m usually in a hurry. I walk fast everywhere I go. At the grocery store, to the mailbox, across the parking lot, and when I think there’s a serial killer behind me. I like to be on time, but being early is better.
We don’t all walk around with pocket protectors wearing horn-rimmed, Coke-bottle glasses, like Lewis from “Revenge of the Nerds.” We don’t all have the social skills of Sheldon from “The Big Bang Theory.”