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Courtesy Photo Nebraska native Abigail Sailors came to North Dakota as a freshman at Trinity College in Ellendale. She was able to return for spring semester after receiving a $6,000 tip from a table she was serving at a Nebraska Cracker Barrel.

Surprise $6,000 tip covers waitress’ tuition at Trinity Bible College


FARGO — Two customers of a Lincoln, Neb., Cracker Barrel were hoping to make a grumpy server laugh.

Instead, they got the restaurant’s cheeriest server – a North Dakota college student – and made her cry.

Trinity Bible College freshman Abigail Sailors had returned to Nebraska after her first semester at the Christian college in Ellendale. She was planning to stay until next fall because she would need to work full time to save enough money to return.

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