Local celebrities serve breakfast, community at annual event

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By Joshua Demarest, Dawson County News

The Longhorn Steakhouse parking lot was packed on Friday morning as residents from all over Dawson County turned up for the 11th annual Family Connection Celebrity Waiter Breakfast.

Longhorn staff had been in the kitchen since 5:30 a.m. to prepare the eggs, sausage, bacon and other breakfast staples for the event.The yearly breakfast raises money for Dawson County Family Connection’s work combating child abuse and neglect.

“We really just want to raise awareness,” said Family Connection Coordinator Nancy Stites. “We’re a nonprofit focusing on family and children and we thought a breakfast would be a great time for the community to get together as a community, so that’s what we’re really trying to do.” (read full article here)