Article Comment 

Voice of the people: Judy Gaither

 

 

Helping hands 

 

I have always known Columbus to be helpful and friendly, but I must tell you of two recent ones I experienced. 

 

On Wednesday, May 2 of last week, my son Perry and I were shopping in Columbus. He had been sick, so he stayed in the car. I heard someone call for me on the loudspeaker from Walmart. He had attempted to get out of the car, got dizzy and fell on his face on the concrete. People gathered around, the police called 911. Two girls helped me to make sure I was OK to drive. The people at the hospital were wonderful. After we got home, they sent him a letter and offered to help if we needed it. 

 

Walmart also called the next day to check on him. 

 

Thank you, Columbus. 

 

Judy Gaither 

 

Macon

 

 

printer friendly version | back to top

 

 

 

Most Viewed Opinion Stories

 

1. MSU, Ole Miss capture national spotlight DISPATCH EDITORIALS

2. Surrounded by cloudless sulphurs LOCAL COLUMNS

3. Voice of the people: Eddy Godfrey LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (VOICE@CDISPATCH.COM)

4. Editorial Cartoon 9-29-14 NATIONAL COLUMNS

5. Our View: Old Waverly's importance goes beyond golf DISPATCH EDITORIALS

 

More popular content      Suggest a story

 

 

Follow Us:

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter

Follow Us via Instagram

Follow Us via Email