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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - June 29, 1972, High Point, North Carolina 2p Alfh Point Enterprise thursday Jan 29, 1972 Thomasville police to 4-platoon7 Thomasville the Thomasville police dept today went on the four platoon system according to an announcement by chief Paul m. Shore. In connection with the change three officers have been promoted. Sgt. Ernest m. Swaim or. Was advanced to the rank of lieutenant and patrolmen Mickey e. Deese and Larry a Murdock were made sergeants. Each of the Trio joined the department in 1958 under the new system police will work seven Days have two Days off then work a week have two Days off and after the third week they will have three Days off. At the conclusion of the fourth week the Days off will amount to four. A in other chief Shore said a they will have about la Days off counting the shift change for every 28 work under t h e three platoon system officers had one Day a week off. The program is jointly sponsored by the City and the Federal government with the latter funding 75 per cent of the project. The City a share of the operation is $12,000 and the Federal governments $36,000. To create the additional platoon the department is to add eight officers. In connection with this the chief said a a we be Only added two or three new patrolmen and we Are still taking he added that this does not mean less Protection for Thomasville. A if we thought we could not adequately cover the City we would have the chief explained. Shore said also that Thomasville has been working on adding the fourth platoon for Over two years. Construction continues this View of construction work under Way on the 200 Block of e. Washington drive shows a new sidewalk being formed on the South Side of the Street. Also work is progressing on the Street itself with Hopes that Washington from Wrenn where this photo was taken to Centennial will soon be opened to traffic. Social services Board applies for manpower funds Greensboro Guilford county social services Board members tuesday agreed to apply to the u. S. Department of health education and welfare for funds to pay a substantial portion of the costs of a manpower operation within the High Point Model cities project. The agreement the social services Board accepted after an executive session will Call for Guilford technical Institute to handle the administration of the program and for the social services department to Monitor and to evaluate the program. Board members approved seeking Federal funds t o Supply about 56 per cent of the $84,000 Cost of the program after Model cities director Don Forney said that a a lot of people in High Point need the Forney said the program has been in operation in the Model cities area of High Point since Jan. I under a two party contract involving git and the Model cities project. He said funding at the present is All from Model cities funds and it is foolish to fund the project with Model cities funds on a too per cent basis when these same monies could be used to attract other Federal dollars. A it is not fair to taxpayers when the Money is available and other states Are making use of it a he said. The new plan approved by the social services Board would Call for a third party contract adding the social services department which would become a vehicle for changeling Federal hew funds into the project. The plan would be somewhat similar to that being used now for the a fore see project for child development in High Point under which git acts As the umbrella Agency and the Money flows through the social services unit. Social services staff members questioned the fact that the project Calls for three administrative workers and four other workers. Richard French administrative officer said he knows of no other similar arrangement in this state. Officials said the plan for a director at a salary of $13,-000 was an element added in the contract with git which would consider the director a department head. Forney said his unit would prefer to handle the project through the social services department but that a problem within the social services Board caused a shift to git. He pointed out that git already has experience in the Field and added that leaders Felt that a contract with git was the Best Way to get approval of the program from the Board of county commissioners. Wayne Pray assistant Model cities director said the manpower component was developed after Long study and that it has the approval of the High Point Council. He said results thus far have been a adequate a and both he and save $4.96 paint Sale on two gallon Porchas supreme Latex m extremely durable acrylic Latex. Covers and wears like Quality Oil base paint yet flows on easily dries quickly. It s Latex fast soap and water clean up one coat covers most surfaces. 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Root Economy for Cabins rental units anywhere Economy needs to to considered. Whit or colors. Rag. $3.30 gallon firecracker special 4-7 High Point hardware co. In $. Main St. Phone 812-3327 Forney said More time is have marketable skills. He they work. The Model cities officials said. Needed to reach a definite said there is a need for out the program is now being there is a need Forney conclusion. Reach to locate these people monitored to determine if it is said to get Over personal Forney said the program is help them find jobs provide meeting the needs and if the hang ups and salary problems designed to help Many in the for their health needs and to Money supplied thus far is and a to move to help people High Point area who do not care for their children while being spent As it should be. In 2 Day Sale. A a a in Friday saturday. 15% off our Stock of men a boys swimwear. Now 168-3� rag. 1.98 to 4.49. 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