By now, you have probably heard about the surprise homecoming of an army soldier in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Antonio Rodriguez of the 82nd Airborne Division returned home early from a deployment in Afghanistan and decided to surprise his family, including his pregnant wife, at their local Chick-fil-A.
When Truett Cathy opened his first restaurant in 1946, most businesses were closed on Sundays. The world moved at a slower pace then, but he remained steadfast about this “day of rest” — even after competitors began daily operations in the 1960s.
For Alton Thacker, you can’t put a price on a smile. Thacker, 81, is the owner and founder of Tiny Tim’s Toy Factory – a nonprofit organization based in West Jordan, Utah, that builds and distributes wooden toy cars for children across the globe.