Morning Minutes: March 18

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

Proliferate pruh-LIF-uh-rayt (verb) To grow or increase in number rapidly -- www.merriam-webster.com

Web Site of the Day

VisualCV

www.visualcv.com

Enhance your traditional resume with an Internet-based version. This site allows you to create your resume online, and add video, audio and images, graphs and charts, and work samples. Share it online, or print it out in PDF form. There are also job listings.

Number to Know

2: Number of times writer John Updike was featured on the cover of Time magazine. Updike, who died earlier this year, was born on this day in 1932.

This Day in History

March 18, 1959: President Dwight D. Eisenhower signs a bill into law allowing for Hawaiian statehood, which would become official on Aug. 21.