Steve Labs has been involved with the supermarket industry for 26 years. He's seen ups, downs, ebbs and flows. He's also been through a variety of natural disasters. "But nothing even remotely compares to this," Labs said of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
The self-quarantining and working from home have definitely brought a new approach on how to best get through each day. The good? Being able to work from home is truly a plus. As long as I have access to a phone and keyboard, I'm ready to go.
Before our world was turned upside with this ongoing pandemic, we would use this space once every 30 days or so to pay a back-handed tribute to our "Morons of the Month" selections.
Jarid Jones, 22, is the member services coordinator for the Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce. He grew up in Quincy, and his primary hobby is advanced education and reading. He loves spending time with his tight-knit family and spending his nights with his dogs, Mikey and Marco.
This an extremely sobering time to be a citizen of America. In fact, it is an incredibly sobering time to be a citizen of the world.
A few thoughts as we continue to try and work our way this pandemic together. º Drew Brees, the veteran NFL quarterback of the Saints, has donated $5 million toward COVID-19 assistance in Louisiana, particularly in his home city of New Orleans.