Rick's BBQ now operating a Fayetteville location

Rick’s Barbecue out of Leoma is now operating a Fayetteville location. Located at 1419 Huntsville Hwy., the business is serving customers from its concession trailer one day each week, on Saturdays, at least through Aug. 17. Hours are tentatively from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. each Saturday. With the original location opened in 1979 in Lawrenceburg by Rick Lanning and his wife, Karen, the company now includes seven retail operations in Tennessee and Alabama, two retail franchises, a USDA-inspected processing building, central warehouse and commissary, and a large wholesale operation.