County News # 1The Marshall County Commissioners conducted a special meeting Wednesday morning with the only order of business being the appointment of a new Maintenance Supervisor for the Building and Grounds Jail position.

The Commissioners convened for an executive session at 7:30 a.m. to consider applications for the maintenance position at the jail and then during a special meeting at 8:30 announced the appointment of John Greer as the new Supervisor of Jail Maintenance.

Greer was hired four years ago for the county’s maintenance department.   His appointment took affect on Wednesday morning immediately following the special meeting.

Greer is replacing Gary Masterson who has been in the position for several years.  Masterson is moving from the county’s maintenance department to the County Highway Department.  He will begin his new job next Monday.