WHITESBURG, Ky. (WYMT) - Folks in Letcher county who are looking for some barbecue close to home will soon have a new option.
The opening for Hillbillies BBQ Restaurant in Whitesburg is Tuesday morning at 11. It is located at 280 Main Street in downtown Whitesburg. Fourteen part-time employees have already been hired. The three co-owners are from Letcher County and say they are proud to be opening a business in their hometown.
"We hope that the restaurant becomes a hub for the community for people to come and eat good food and make good memories and check out the other establishments and places in downtown Whitesburg and all that we have to offer," said Charles Hall, a co-owner.
The owners say they could be looking to hire more employees in the future.