Last month, we celebrated a time of giving thanks. This month, we move into a time of, well, giving.
Unfortunately, “giving” is a lot more difficult for 12.5 percent of the county’s population this year.
As you may have read earlier on in this issue, Anderson County’s unemployment rate was at 12.5 percent in the month of October — up from 10.9 percent the month before.
As the economy continues to take its toll on our community and make the holidays a lot less happy for some, there is at least one speck of light in all the darkness.