By Roxanne Thompson
Limestone County commissioners have agreed to pay for the accumulated hours of Maintenance Supervisor Sam Callis and also a number of Sheriff’s Office employees.
Callis plays many key roles in the county, repairing virtually anything that needs repair and can rarely be spared to take comp time, noted County Judge Daniel Burkeen.
“As y’all know, Sam’s got a unique situation in that he can’t take time off, or when he does, we yank him back in,” Burkeen said. “He’s got money in his salary line; $3,230 will catch him up on that. He’s worked pretty hard to try to keep it down, but this past year, between the elevator and the lightning strikes and so forth, he has not been able to keep it down.”
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