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Famous country music star leaves $1,000 tip for Greensboro waitress who was working a double while caring for her daughter at the restaurant

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — A Waffle House employee got a surprise when a country music star left a generous tip after his to-go meal.

The artist noticed Shirell “Honey” Lackey performing double duties, caring for her daughter at work while tending to customers at the restaurants.

That night, Lackey worked a double shift at the Greensboro Waffle House from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m.

The big tipper, who Lackey wants to keep anonymous, left her $1,000 after someone from his entourage tipped her $50 and told the musician

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Columbus vegan restaurant Lifestyle Cafe: Black Business Spotlight

As Shanna Dean alternates between meticulously folding vegan lunch wraps and speaking with customers as though she is keeping up with longtime friends, her cell phone buzzes atop the wooden kitchen counter. 

She pauses for a moment, glances at the screen of the vibrating device, and then dives back into wrapping without giving it a second thought.

“That’s the boyfriend,” said Dean, the owner of vegan eatery Lifestyle Cafe. “He knows I’m working.”

A more recent addition to Olde Towne East, Lifestyle lives in a catty-cornered storefront at Oak and South 18th streets. During the work day, the block

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