Marshall County Council Reverses Overtime Eligibility Change

marshall-councilSeveral Marshall County employees will not become eligible for overtime pay tomorrow, after all. Changes at the federal level that were set to take effect December 1 would have required employees making less than about $47,000 to be eligible for overtime. Earlier this month, the county council approved the change to non-overtime-exempt status for those employees. Continue reading

Blessings in a Backpack Welcomes #GivingTuesday Contributions

giving-tuesday-logoGet into the spirit of the holiday season by observing Giving Tuesday today. The movement to encourage thoughtful, charitable giving to start the Christmas season is in its fifth year.

Volunteer organizers of the Culver area schools Blessings in a Backpack program hope to expand the program to cover more students, longer school breaks and “emergency food” when necessary through the school social worker. Continue reading