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Old Mill Tasty Shop to celebrate waitress Gale Cowan's 25 years

WICHITA — Not everyone necessarily knows her by name, but if you've ever been in the Old Mill Tasty Shop, you've no doubt noticed the friendly, funny, always-smiling Gale Cowan.

The restaurant is surprising her today by celebrating her 25th anniversary of being a waitress there.

"It'll be a thank you to her," owner Mary Wright says.

She says Cowan has served generations of customers.

"She remembers everything about them,"  Wright says. "She's definitely our little fixture here."