Allen’s Family Style Meals named Business of the Year

Receiving the honor of 2014 Business of the Year was Allen’s Family Style Meals. Presenting the honor was Terry Pittman, superintendent of Sweetwater Independent School District. SISD was the 2013 recipient of the Business of the Year award.Urvin and Lizzie Allen opened Allen’s Café at 101 Oak Street in 1942. This was across from the T&P Rail Depot. After Urvin passed away in 1946, Lizzie continued to operate the café for several years.Read the full story in Tuesday's edition.