May 24

Cattlemen honor kitchen ‘boss’ Johnson

first_img Next UpThere are a lot of James Johnson in this world but there’s only one James O. Johnson and he’s a rare and special kind of man, said Ed Whatley, Pike County Cattlemen’s Association executive director.“Johnson subscribes to the theory that it’s better to give than to receive,” Whatley said. “And, he’s always available to give a helping hand and no one knows that better than the Pike County Cattlemen.“James O. is, of course, the originator of our cooking group that’s been around for about 40 years. Before we had the Cattlemen’s building, James O. would grill steaks and hamburgers for the Cattlemen and Cattlemen and all different groups. We’ve been in the Cattlemen’s building for about 20 years now, and he’s been in charge of all the cooking and grilling and the concession stand. Print Article Christmas came early for James O. Johnson this year.And, it came in an unexpected but greatly appreciated way.The Pike County Cattlemen honored Johnson by naming the kitchen at Cattleman Park the “James O. Johnson Kitchen.” Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Published 11:00 pm Wednesday, December 25, 2013 Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration You Might Like Christmas means tradition, heritage and community The nativity scene at Salem Baptist Church was painted by Larry Godwin. The City of Brundidge has long been recognized… read more Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Book Nook to reopen Email the authorcenter_img Cattlemen honor kitchen ‘boss’ Johnson “The Cattlemen’s board of directors wanted to show its appreciation to him for his contributions to our organizations and for his commitment to the community by naming the kitchen in his honor. He is more than deserving.”Actually, the kitchen is James O. Johnson’s kitchen.“He’s the boss,” Whatley said, laughing. “That’s what we all call him – Boss and that’s what he is. He manages the kitchen. He does all of the ordering and he tells us what to do and we do it. It’s his kitchen.”Johnson said he was surprised by the recognition and said that he does nothing alone. He expressed appreciation to the Cattlemen and Cattlewomen for their support.“I’m honored and I humbled,” he said. “I didn’t expect anything like this.“It means a lot to me. I hope everybody knows that.“It takes all of us working together. Nobody does anything alone.” By The Penny Hoarder The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Latest Stories Sponsored Content By Jaine Treadwell Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kitslast_img read more