Monday, January 5, 2009
Care packages for our troops overseas
There's a lot of good that goes on in this community that never makes the paper or local TV. Folks making the right decisions, sacrificing for others and doing it all without an ounce of press. Consider Pam Binns, commercial and operations manager with the local Walter Mortensen Insurance office, who has been sending care packages to our troops (Army Company C, Alpha Company)in Iraq the past couple of years. She does it all out of her living room through donations from dozens of friends. She emailed this picture of some of those goodies (black beanies for the cold, pistachios, Christmas stockings shown with a smiling helicopter airman.