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There's An App for That: Evernote

There's An App for That: Evernote

Evernote has become one of my favorite apps. I use it to store all kinds of information that I will want to retrieve later, things such as a great recipe from a friend, screenshots of other websites I am inspired by as I revamp my own website, and quotes that I want to remember. Basically Evernote is now my go-to spot to save anything I am going to need later.

 

Job openings in Central Georgia

Job openings in Central Georgia

Each Thursday, a Georgia Department of Labor representative joins 13WMAZ toshare several open jobs in the Central Georgia area.

You can watch this on 13WMAZ-TV on Thursday mornings and again at 5 p.m.

IRS red flags: How to avoid a tax audit

IRS red flags: How to avoid a tax audit

Jeff Reeves, Special for USA TODAY

There's a general conception that the Internal Revenue Services is too understaffed at tax time to go after anyone but high rollers and blatant cheats.

Don't believe it.

While it's true that the IRS only audits a small percentage of returns, government officials are getting smarter about which taxpayers are the likeliest to be overstating deductions or underreporting income.

Macon County unemployment rate hits 14.4 percent

Macon County unemployment rate hits 14.4 percent

Macon County's unemployment rate hit 14.4 percent in January, above Central Georgia's regional average of 7.7 percent and Dooly County's 12.3 percent.

Macon and Dooly counties are two of 32 Georgia counties with an unemployment rate of 10 percent or greater.

In January 2013, one year ago, the unemployment rate was 9.3 percent in Central Georgia, according to a release.

Central Georgia's regional unemployment estimation from the Georgia Department of Labor includes Baldwin, Bibb, Crawford, Houston, Jones, Monroe, Pulaski, Putnam, Twiggs and Wilkinson counties.

Job opening in Unadilla

Job opening in Unadilla

Job Title:    Hourly Teacher

Location:    Unadilla GA

Pay:          Depends On Experience

Education:  Bachelor Degree

Job Number: GA 8164336

Job requires completion of an undergraduate degree at a four year college or university.

 

Wendy's to freshen up salad line

Wendy's to freshen up salad line

Bruce Horovitz, USA TODAY

Wendy's has big plans to return to its salad days.

On Tuesday, the burger chain will announce the March 17 national rollout of two new menu items to its salad lineup: an Asian Cashew Chicken Salad and a BBQ Ranch Chicken Salad. Also, Wendy's will announce plans to add more fresh veggies — cucumbers and red peppers — to its spiffed-up side salads,

Vienna man wins $100K

Vienna man wins $100K

A Vienna man won $100,000 after purchasing a Georgia Lottery ticket in Vienna.

WALB reports Faustino Ramirez claimed his prize last week.