Spreading cheer one petal at a time

By Carrie Moore

Happiness Ambassador Marilee Bobzien, right, talks with Russ Arnold of Custer before giving him two boquets, one of which he was instructed to “petal forward.” The free flowers, given away by Jenny’s Floral, were part of “Petal It Forward,” a campaign to spread happiness throughout the U.S.
It took less than an hour for five “Happiness Ambassadors” to make Custer residents smile, just one petal at a time. On Wednesday, Oct. 19, unsuspecting Custerites were surprised to each be gifted with two bouquets of flowers — one to keep and one to give away to a person of their choosing. The flower […]