Captain Calvin ‘Cal’ Flanigan retires after 45 years of service with Delta Airlines, Friday, March 8, 2013.
*In recent times, there aren’t many people that can say they have had a job more than five years. The days of having jobs more than half your life is a thing of the past.
Captain Calvin “Cal” Flanigan is a member of the elite club of individuals that can say that they’ve had their job nearly 50 years.
As soon as Captain Cal turned 65, at midnight on Friday, he went into mandatory retirement after 45 years of service. But, his accomplishment has even more significance because he has never missed a day of work during that time, according to Fox 5 Atlanta.
Trayvan Martin, 17, killed by neighborhood night watch captain, George Zimmerman, 28, has yet to have his murder brought to justice.
*Having security for the neighborhood is high up on the priority list for community associations.
But, until now, we hadn’t heard of any block captains or night watch captains toting more than a flashlight to carry out their duties.
The latest tragedy occurred because the night watch captain brought a 9MM to a fist fight. (more…)