At most jobs, an employee simply gets to keep his job for coming to work every day.
At River Street Redemption Center, owner Charlene Martindale wanted to recognize employee Jerry Wideawake a little bit more than that.
On Thursday, Martindale presented Wideawake with an award for his customer service and perfect attendance.
“Every day he’s on time, even early,” she said of Wideawake, who has been working at the redemption center for almost a year.
But Martindale said it’s not only his good attitude [...]