By Michelle Price
Special to the UCBJ
CROSSVILLE – Texas-based Buc-ee’s will officially open its first Tennessee location on Monday, June 27 at 6 a.m. with an official ribbon cutting to follow at 11 a.m. The 53,400+ square foot store will offer 120 fueling positions.
The Crossville Buc-ee’s has provided 250 new jobs with salaries $16-18 plus benefits.
The store is located at 2045 Genesis Road and is known for having the cleanest bathrooms, freshest food and friendliest beaver.
A second Tennessee location is under construction in Sevierville.
Founded in Texas in 1982, Buc-ee’s is known for its award-winning restrooms, cheap gas and signature products, including Texas barbecue, homemade fudge, kolaches, Beaver nuggets, jerky and fresh pastries.