NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 17, 2006
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(Studio: Campbell Brown)
(Atlanta: Ron Mott) Employers’ efforts to help their workers deal with high gas prices featured; scenes shown from Atlanta’s Lathem Time clock company; statistics from Sperling’s Best Places on gas cost per year for several cities cited. [Lathem owner Bill LATHEM, vanpooler Curt BLAIR, employee Sharron KEITT– comment on the switch to four 10-hour workdays and the vanpooling service; cite savings.] [California florist Don WATERS- comments on cutting back employees’ hours despite raising delivery fees.]
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