On Friday beginning round 11 a.m., Excessive Auto and Truck Restore held a cookout for first responders. On the menu have been hamburgers, sizzling canine, chips, drinks and brownies.
“It’s to let the primary responders within the space know that we respect them. Plenty of instances, they go unnoticed. And so, we attempt to do one thing a couple of times a yr and get collectively and simply do one thing for them,” enterprise proprietor Calvin Pike mentioned.
“[We’ve got] Hogansville, bought Meriwether County, bought Troup County, we’ve bought some [from] Harris County that’s developing. Georgia State Patrol, DMV, the park rangers and all… they’re presupposed to all present up.”
Turnout for the occasion was wonderful.
“We cooked 150 hamburgers and 150 sizzling canine and removed each one among them,” Pike mentioned.
Based on Pike, Excessive Auto and Truck Restore is a full upkeep auto store that does repairs and gives 24-hour towing, lockout and street providers.
“We do quite a lot of work for the primary responders … on their ambulances and firetrucks,” Pike mentioned.