Gaston & Catawba

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Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute and Caldwell County JobLink Career Center will host its Fall 2008 Job Fair for students, alumni and the general public from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday in the college's gymnasium, at 2855 Hickory Blvd. in Hudson.

Professional dress is required. For details on professional dress, resume preparation and interviews, contact Dana Glenn at 828-759-4675 or Wendy Barker at 828-759-4635.

The International Economic Development Council recently selected the Lincoln Economic Development Association as the winner of a 2008 Excellence in Development Award in the category of business retention and expansion for the existing business program with population criteria of 50,000-200,000.

The magazine Accounting Today recently named Martin Starnes & Associates one of the Best Accounting Firms to Work for. The ranking will appear in the January 2009 issue.

This national survey and award program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in the accounting industry. To be considered for participation, companies had to be public or privately held U.S. accounting firms with at least 15 employees.

Martin Starnes & Associates has locations in Hickory and Taylorsville.

Gina Smith