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Kokomo Tribune (Newspaper) - May 8, 1994, Kokomo, Indiana Sunday May Kokomo Tribune D5 Advice Advice Advice Advice Advice Advice Peter Gott Deaf Goth Do you feel that legalization of drugs would be a detriment to out society Dear reader The lines ate cer tainly being drawn on this com plex issue The proponents of decriminalization or legalization point to the fact that the use of narcotics such as cocaine has really not increased since the beginning of this century They claim this proves that the problem isnt all that big and thus far no policy of control has been effective Supporters also believe that many of the problems stemming from the use of illegal drugs are directly related to con trol of this industry by orga nized crime If drugs were legal ized the argument goes billions of dollars in illicit profits would evaporate severely crippling the crime cartels and reducing the incidence of serious felonies On the other hand opponents of decriminalization take the posi tion that you dont solve a prob lem by making the very cause of the problem drugs more readily available Even if drugs were eventually legalized there would still have to be certain con trols age restriction for thus a huge black market might spring Up in which organized crime would willingly invest and we would be back to square one In addiction there will always be profits to be made from drugs Do we really want our state and fed eral governments on whom the responsibility for the manufac ture importation distribution and sale of drugs would fall to make money on such venture This seems like crass hypocrisy I do not believe that either of these extremes would be an answer Prom dealing with alco holics in my practice I know that you dont motivate addicts to give something up by making it easier to obtain Further I worry that an acrosstheboard legalization of really dangerous drugs such as narcotics would indicate to juve niles tacit approval by adults that drugs are They are not and this is certainly not a message we want to give to our schoolchild ren In my view certain drugs should be legalized laws should decriminalize the cul tivation and possession for per sonal use of marijuana Our legal system is currently inundated by relatively trivial issues concerning marijuana The overemphasis on this substance clogs the courts to the point where narcotics dealers are often given a mere slap on the wrist If marijuana were legalized law enforcement and punishment could be more focused on the dealers and suppliers who should be summarily dealt with using strict prison terms Finally I think that there should be more emphasis on prevention and treatment Attempted inter diction of drugs entering the Unit ed States hasnt worked because as long as there is a demand therell be a supply We need to educate our young about the dan gers of addictive substances MoyingXStorage IN TOWN or across country for affordable moving and storage Collins Moving Systems Call Jim Greg or Tracy at 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walk to Indiana Free brochure Beach Vue Resort 2195838918 Glass PAPER MATES WALLPAPERING SERVICE Free Est experienced quality work guaranteed Wall repair 6996562 Wanted to Buy AA FURNITURE Call 4594491 Wanted good used furniture glass ware antiques baby furniture misc We buy sell NEED IMMEDIATE cash We will cash buy or auction it for you up to Ralph Rockey Auctioneer Appraiser 18002429530 PAYING CASH for your unwanted items Furniture or household one piece or Galloways Auction Serve 4593673 95 Wedding Videos GETTING MARRIED Let the professionals at RGR Video record your memories on video tape editing with special effects Video Productions 4531982 Weight Loss START THE new year rightl Use Body Wise weight management system that works Call 9632762 or 4538866 ask for Joe Windows SPRING SPECIALS CLEARVIEW WIN DOW DOOR CO A complete win dow door service Prime replace ment repair Storm doors win dows tool Mob homes also our spe cialty Guaranteed work senior disc Free eat Mote 219626 2862 Myers 3174523693 yCheck Out The Deals Found Daily In Classifieds Sales Agent 690 MONEY IS made at the Mint Money Is earned by mo tivated selfdlslplined people who will pay tha price for suc cess Salary commislon Complete training benefits Sales experience not neces sary Call 4545852 SALES REPRENSENTIVE Internationally known and fully integrated lubricant company supplying the needs of indus try fleet and all other markets with heavy duty high perfor mance lubricants insuring maintenance and downtime savings for our customers You will work your own pro tected terrotory calling on ex isting and new customers and earning the highest commis sion rates in the Industry as well as insurance and incen tive bonus programs Income potential as well as insurance and incentive bonus pro grams Income potential Is un limited working on a straight commision basis We provide lubricant product training field training and con tinous field and technical sup port servicing a wide range of customers If you desire a career change and opportunity and would like to discuss the availablw territory open near you please call 812am 25pm weekdays CDT We are LEADERS IN LU BRICANTS Mrs Karen Smith Lunrication Engineers INC 18005377683 Fort Worth Texas EOE SALES REPRESENTATIVE million entrepreneurial growth company that plans to double in size by 1997 has an outstanding opportunity for a sales representative in the Kokomo area Musthave 3 years outside sales experi ence Prefer degree excellent salary commission bonus St advancement opportunities Call 3178925858 for more in formation or send resume to Box 156 Brownsburg IN 46112 I WANTED STRUCTOR to teach a high volume no money down real estate seminar You have seen them on TV now do them in person High commission pos sible Is a fair monthly income in the seminar busi ness Call for a national mar keting director 208 3757060 SEARS Brand Central OPENINGS FOR COMMISSION SALES IN APPLIANCES ELECTRONICS TIME HOURS AVAILABLE BENEFIT PACKAGE AVAILABLE EXCELLENT EARNINGS POTENTIAL An Equal Opportunity Employer Apply in Person Markland Mall Truck Drivers 750 SI II11 GEARS AM MAKi better believe ill Schneider Nalionol Carriers is hiring and Iraimng a new kind of OverTheRoad truck driver Well provide you oil the tools and training you need for a successful career As the nations Iruckload carrier we have what it lakes to gel your driving career up and running Make to your lirsl year NO EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY and Ihe benefits ore unbeat able FREE raining Get home more often Great company benefits B Generous bonus program An irvcab computer to slay in touch M No layoffs in our history If youre at least 21 hove 3 good personal driving recora and hove what it tone to enjoy life on the road loir us Take the first step by attending our NEW DRIVER HIRING EVENT May at pm May I Oat May I at Ipm Schneider Notional 170 ana Shadelgnd in Indianapolis If ungble to attend all 180044PRIDE Equd ewwvnily mptytr Join Mir Sales Agent Drivers Drivers Drivers 750 WANTED FULLtime an experienced sales person for bridal shop please call for appointment for Interview 45S1 172 between 10am 12 pm Mon thru CONTROL Service Technician 1 yr exp a must fast growing local co Call LOAD DRIVER Requirements Must have f valid CDL license must beable to read and follow Instructions on sales orders past experience necessary minimum 2 years driving experience on rear Salary Commensurate with experience nterested candidates please apply at Rumpke of Kokomo Indiana 303 E Co Rd 300 N Kokomo IN 46901 REGION nost weekends Top pay Benefits Late model equip plenty of miles 24 yrs old 2 yrs OTR CDL HazMat Shafer Trucking OWNER leet Owners Excellent compensation program 8004986492 Apply Davis Cleaners 617 E Lincoln Road call Run the best of both worlds Long Haul OR Short Haul Our pay and benefit system is one of the best in the Nation What have you got to lose DAY NIGHT TRANSPORTATION 18004435420 Noblesville In Mon thru Fri ARE you tired of beng on the phone 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get home weekly Guaranteed I We Offer our drivers trucks Miles pay up to plus bonuses benefits Call 1800JOINBMC 7 week BURLINGTON MOTOR CARRIERS Catch A Rising Star Earn up to mile with 1 yr exp Medical Dental benefits retirement plan Drive a latemodel conventional Get home often Call 24 HRS 18006711006 JONES EXPRESS eoe SPRING OF 94 MEANS NEW 94 FREIGHTLINERS and ours should be arriving this week Combined with Ins 401K Retirement Home every Weekend Paid Vacation Credit Union and a OUTSTANDING NEW PAY SCHEDULE makes Laker Express one of the best companies in the Midwest for achieving your personal goals Tired of the East Coast want to spend more time at home join with a leader join Laker Express TODAY CALL 800TOLAKER 800 8652537 Ask for Linda or Peggy GET MILES Laker Express Inc 4808 W 96th Street Indpls IN 46268 INVENTORY SUPPLY Specialist Need detail oriented person to track usage and supply for auto parts Must have computer spreadsheet background Position in Kokomo Temp to hire Call 3174663200 or send resumes to 3413 E 86th Street Indianapolis IN 46240 Indiana DIE MAKERS Metal furniture manufacturer seeks tool and die makers to support rapid growth in business Need indivduals to help design and produce tooling for new products being developed Experience with tooling fabrication a plus Please submit your qualifications to Plant Manager Box 48 Peru IN FOR short haul truck load carrier 300 miles of Indianapolis Home on weekends Paid by the mile loaded or empty Must be 23 years old 2 yrs clean MVR physical exam drug screen and CDL For Info STORAGE Now hiring truck drivers Experienced pref qualified CDL clear driving record Apply at 120 W Monroe St Kokomo or call 4577251 Positions available for local and long distance MAKER JOURNEYMAN Must be a journeyman tool maker with proof of apprenticeship completion Must have experience in draw dies able to troubleshoot progressive dies transfer experience a plus Excellent pay and benefits Send resume to Steel Parts Corporation Box 700 Tipton IN National Driveaway Company hiring Class A B CDL Drivers to deliver vehicles to all points Students Welcomel BENNET MOTOR EXPRESS Start RAISES to Assigned conventionals Home often I Free medical dental Excellent bonus program Paid wkly during flatbed training CDLA required Hornady Truck Line 18006489664 LAW ENFORCEMENT JOBS No exper necessary Now hiring Customs officers for info call 2197940010 ext 3712 9am10pm 7 EXPERIENCED meat cutter minimum 3 yrs experience Top pay benefit package Send Resumes to Box 4088 Kokomo Tribune Box 9014 Kokomo IN Adding 80 NEW PETERBILTSI 2 yrs OTR exp 23 yrs old ASCHE TRANSFER INC MAINTENANCE PERSON For fast paced commercia building experience a plus Good salary plus benefits yrs of exp verified Team Pay Pkg Avg Pay Pkg Ave bonus benefits min 1 yr OTR 22 yrs Ask about oui Train The Spouse Program TriState Motor Transit 8002898768 MAINTENANCE SIOOMM in Central IN seeks person with over 2 yrs exp In maintenance supervision Liquid or Food processing background a plus Salary to upper Send Resume to General Manager Box 40134 Ft Wayne IN 468041547 or FAX 219 4327126 ARE NOW hiring permanent and temporary inventory clerks Our employees travel nation wide doing inventories In large retail drug stores such as Osco We provide all transportation lodging No exp neccesary we train a complete information session will be held Monday May 9th 1pm at Indiana state Department ol Employment and training services Kokomo Thomas Auditing Inc Muncie IN 6 Days Out On Average 90 No Touch Freight Avg age of fleet15 mos Solid Growing Company Age 23 1 yr OTR CDL HazMat Heartland Express hiring OTR drivers to run Midwest East Coast NO NEW YORK EXCELLENT MILES EXCELLENT PAY EXCELLENT BENEFITS REQUIREMENTS Must have at least 6 mos experience CDL CALL 8007275289 EXT We have openings for OTF Drivers for a dedicated fleet out of Frankfort IN home through the week and weekend Class A CDL re quired Phone 8002090061 DEDICATED FLEET IS THE FASTEST GROWING DIVISION OF BUILDERS TRANSPORT WE NEED PROFESSIONAL DRIVERS We have openings for long haul drivers and trainees with qualified backgrounds 25 per mile for years of experience 23 per mile for 1 year of experience 21 per mile for truck driving school graduates Medical life dental disability Stop off pay unloading pay No dispatch pay 401K and ESOP Plans Paid Vacations Open Door Policy Average 810 days away from home Share the ride with your spouse Call 18003541 158 from AM to PM DRIVER needed Two years fuel hauling experience required Night position 6pm to 6 am plus every other Saturday Class A tanker with HazMat Guaranteed minimum Call 8003483705 ext 348 NEED ALIGNMENT technician Experienced only with tools Call NEEDED for structural steel fabrication send resume to PO Box 2645 Kokomo IN NEEDED EXPERIENCED concrete finishers Call 4571016 please leave Technician needed with two years experience Must be capable of working on all aipecla of repair If Interested in earning top dollar call Stouts Sales Inc 3178817670 or 18002557670 Ask for Mark NEEDED IMMEDIATELY highly motivated individual willing to work long hard hours CDL backhoe bulldozer experience helpful but not nee Will train If your not afraid to pick up a shovel get dirty call 3174531216 leave drivers wanted to drive late model conventional equipment pulling 53 vans Above average Ray company benefits ome most weekends Stock option to own a piece of the company you drive for We care about our drivers their families want you to make 2 yrs exp 25 yrs old with clean driving record We also have new Program Call Hardebeck rucking at 2195833030 Paid time at homel Receive bonuses up to in 6 months Plus in a year Competitive pay and benefits come join our team at Jolliff Transportation call Chuck 5 We are a growing and expanding company which offers a smokelree environment and have the following position available HEART CENTER OF KOKOMO ECHO TECH We are a growing cardiology practice seeking a full time echo or our Kokomo office Candidate must have experience with M Mode 2D color flow dopplers and be able to assist with contrast echos and TEES Willingness to assist with other office responsibilities is a must This position offers competitive compensation and excellent fringe benefits Come be a part of our teamll Please send resume to Personnel Manager 8402 Harcourt Rd Indianapolis IN 46260 WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY 870 Charge of the Future Become a representative of one i est and most respected companies in the Staffing ry The Olsten Corporation ten with more than offices in the and nada is offering an opportunity for an individual teresled in establishing an Olsten Staffing Services w rr In f Olsten provides the training tools and continuing support required to get started in a successful wellBJImail established industry This is not a franchise hence theres no up front money You will need a minimum of of working capital to cover startup costs and living expenses while you we getting the To find out more about this excellent business tunity in the Kokomo area please call Margaret Challch at 18006458866 Olsten f 1 WELDERS Wabash National Corporation of Lafayette Indiana has immediate openings for qualified welders Excellent wages and benefits including medical and dental insurance monthly perfect attendance cash award and in house educational increases accompany these pos tions The successful applicant must have 1 year MIG experience or 1 year MIG and stick experience Applicants must have excellent attendance and must be willing to work any shift If youre interested please mail your resume to Wabash National Corporation PO Box 6129 Lafayette Indiana 47903 or you may apply in person at the Indiana Department of Employment in Lafayette Please specify welder position on your resume Previous applicants need not applyTo check our current job openings at any time use our EMPLOYMENTllNE at 31 74495461 EQE to Loan to Loan to Loan 960 PURCHASE 30 YEAR FIXED FROM 7 REFINANCE 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