Employee of 50 years fired from Memorial Auditorium job

Employee of 50 years fired from Memorial Auditorium job

February 19th, 2013 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

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CHATTANOOGA, TN - Mark Stone of Memorial Auditorium says letting go of a long-time employee isn't the easiest thing to do but policy over personal.

Our news partners at WRCB confirmed James Germ, a 50-year employee of the venue, was let go after violating policy.

It's a tough pill to swallow for someone so close to retirement.

"We are trying to do things the right way. There are industry standards that were not being met," Stone says.

Read more at WRCB.