A patriotic pat on the back
"It seemed like what we ought to be doing," said Dave Rush, Douglas County Land and Resource Management director.
Rush was honored for his role in supporting a National Guard member, Sergeant Shane Karlberg, who worked for him this past summer as a watercraft inspector.
He was presented with a plaque and a pin from the Office of the Secretary of Defense Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) committee in Alexandria at Tuesday's county commissioners' meeting.
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