Newton County, Indiana Sheriff Tom VanVleet is recognizing three employees in his department with longevity awards. The sheriff said "we are lucky to have these dedicated employees and sincerely appreciate their commitment to Newton County."
Radio dispatchers Amy Sickles and Lisa Brown and Correctional Officer Jeff Hayles were recently presented longevity awards. Sickles and Brown received certificates for their nine and seven years of service, respectively. Sheriff VanVleet said "they're the lifeline on the other end of the phone when calls come in for help.
Correctional officer Hayles was recognized for 10 years service. The sheriff said Hayles has the responsibility of maintenance of the inmate population and handles security at the jail.
VanVleet extends a big thanks to asll his employees for their hard work and dedication.