LaVaca BBQ opens

Owners Lupe and Christine Navarro cut the ribbon announcing the grand opening of their new restaurant, LaVaca BBQ. Located at 532 N. Virginia St. in Port Lavaca, LaVaca BBQ will be serving barbecue brisket, ribs, pulled pork, turkey breast, barbacao and more with all the trimmings. Business hours are: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5-8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; and 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday; closed Monday through Wednesday. For more information, call 361-894-2333. (Sherry Ficklen/Wave photo)