High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Aug 26 1976, Page 6

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - August 26, 1976, High Point, North Carolina Business notes i Johnson Dixon Fred b Amos has become a principal in Johnson Dixon inc he has had five years experience in the real estate business Fred Amos pay under emergency employment program disputed Raleigh apr a dispute that would Cost Only $20,000 if the state gave in could Cost North Carolina up to $50 million in Federal employment Money though state officials say that a unlikely the dispute is with the . Labor department Over How much should be paid persons put to work under the emergency employment program some counties have been paying $2.20 an hour because that is the minimum wage set by Congress for state and local government state officials say. But officials of the . Department of labor claim those in the program should be paid $2.30 an hour and that North Carolina should pay that to cents an hour retroactive to Jan. I. State and Federal officials have been unable to solve the problem administratively and the matter May wind up in court for a Resolution said Joseph r Balak jr., director of the state office of employment and training. At Issue is the comprehensive employment and training act. There Are 87 primarily Rural North Carolina counties employing a total of 125 persons at the lower wage. Urban counties Are not involved because they pay at least the $2 30 minimum state officials said with one official putting the Cost at $20,000 to pay the additional to cents an hour retroactively. Federal Law requires that workers in private Industry be paid at least $2.30 an hour while the minimum set for state and municipal employees was $2.20 in june the . Supreme court ruled that the Federal minimum wage Law does not apply to state and local governments. I regulations established for the Leta program by the . Labor department essentially Call for a Ceta worker to be paid the highest minimum wage whether Industrial or governmental. But. In Many cases state officials said county workers Are paid $2 20 an hour and to pay a a Bita worker $2 30 an hour for the same work would not be fair and would cause morale problems a we re not going to Force people to pay Ceta workers More than a comparable county worker Balak said the stale has until oct i to file a response to the Federal government on the demand that the extra to cents an hour be paid retroactively to Jan i Amos is a member of Forest Hills presbyterian Church and the furniture City american business club. He is married to the former Sandra Diane Walker and they have one Soh Quot Fred b. Amos or. The family resides at 1902 Halifax court. Structural changes hmm designs of High Point has announced several changes in its Structure and operations. The firm has now become incorporated and has changed the corporate name to preview furniture corp. Preview recently acquired the total assets of Brookridge furniture co. Inc. And has moved its operations from the former Giles Street location to the eight acre. 40,000 Square foot Plant at 300 Fraley Road. Currently a new 4.000 Square foot furniture showroom is being constructed at the Fraley Road site. Upon completion of this facility preview will show its new line of contemporary upholstery and a line of wooden modular Wall furniture. Since its move to the new location the Board of directors has named new officers for the firm Gene Kirby has been appointed chairman of the Board and serves As chief financial and administrative officer. He also serves As president of High Point woodworking co. He Ehrlich has been appointed president with primary responsibility for design and marketing Ehrlich. A native of new York City was formerly executive vice president of Craft associates of Wilkes Barre. A. Joe vitello has been appointed executive vice president and general manager. Vitello was previously Plant manager of Pendleton Frame co. Of High Point vitello is a native of Chicago but has lived in Jamestown since organizing the Pendleton Plant in 1969 Gerald Clark a native of High Point is the Plant superintendent i Lewis appointed William w. Lewis or of High Point has been appointed a general business services inc. Counselor in the High Point. Jamestown Greensboro area Lewis recently attended a training Institute in Washington d c. Where the company is headquartered. Prior to his new appointment. Lewis was the Post commander of fort Mcpherson. Georgia operations up sky City stores inc. Of Asheville has increased its discount store operations to 41 with the addition of three new stores in the past two weeks in i. 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