LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Lufkin's new Cracker Barrel is scheduled to have its grand opening on Monday, Nov. 10, according to the restaurant's general manager.
James Lester, the general manager for Lufkin's Cracker Barrel, said the restaurant is now hiring. Those interested in working at the restaurant should come by the restaurant, which is located on Whitehouse Drive near the Walmart shopping center, to apply in person from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays.
Lester said the new hires will be undergoing training for the next three weeks.
On May 7, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store was named to "Forbes" magazine's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies list. The company has more than 600 stores in 42 states, and the first Cracker Barrel Country Store opened in Lebanon, Tennessee in 1969, according to the company's Website.