Local firefighters happily accept cookie donation
Cases of Samoas are enough to make any volunteer smile
September 17, 2020
WAITSBURG-How do you make tired volunteer firefighters smile in the middle of one of the worst fire seasons on record? If you ask the local Girl Scouts, it is as easy as donating a few cases of cookies.
Columbia-Walla Walla County Fire District 2 happily accepted a generous donation of twelve cases of Girl Scout cookies last week, as a 'gift of caring through the council.'
While donating leftover cookies is a normal thing, according to troop leaders Brandi Hollingsworth and Amber Lambert, the COVID-19 pandemic took an exceptional toll on cookie sales, leaving the Scouts with an abnormal am...