COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Congratulations are in order for a local man being honored by his job.
Luis Garcia works at a the McDonald’s restaurant on Collier Boulevard in Golden Gate.
He was recognized as “crew person of the year” Thursday night for the entire state of Florida.
Garcia was awarded $500 by the McDonald’s corporation and another $500 by his restaurant.
“Always try hard every day,” said Garcia, “just always try your best every time no matter what, even if there’s bad sides, just keep going. I’m very thankful.”
Garcia says he’ll put that money toward his college tuition.