DeSoto County to save jobs

Source: By ROBERT LEE LONG, Desoto Times (MS), Tuesday, October 5, 2010 1:03 AM CDT

DeSoto County officials Monday voted to save jobs of loyal employees rather than necessarily saving money.

Supervisors mulled whether or not to privatize janitorial services for the county or eliminate nine jobs.

Supervisors opted to retain the employees, many of whom have been working as janitorial staff for many years rather than lay them off in time of a national recession when jobs are hard to find.

Leave a Reply