Big Willie’s Smokehouse opens with fanfare


The Champaign County Chamber hosted a ribbon-cutting Feb. 3 to celebrate the opening of Big Willie’s Smokehouse at 23 Monument Square in Urbana. From left are Kay Falkner-McOwen, Butch Richards, Dottie McFarland, Ryan Berry, Becky Prine Shaffner, Chris Anders, owner Bill Curtis, Kerry Brugger, Chamber Director Sandi Arnold, Michelle Switzer, Marcia Bailey and Vicki Deere-Bunnell.

The Champaign County Chamber hosted a ribbon-cutting Feb. 3 to celebrate the opening of Big Willie’s Smokehouse at 23 Monument Square in Urbana. From left are Kay Falkner-McOwen, Butch Richards, Dottie McFarland, Ryan Berry, Becky Prine Shaffner, Chris Anders, owner Bill Curtis, Kerry Brugger, Chamber Director Sandi Arnold, Michelle Switzer, Marcia Bailey and Vicki Deere-Bunnell.


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The Champaign County Chamber hosted a ribbon-cutting Feb. 3 to celebrate the opening of Big Willie’s Smokehouse at 23 Monument Square in Urbana. From left are Kay Falkner-McOwen, Butch Richards, Dottie McFarland, Ryan Berry, Becky Prine Shaffner, Chris Anders, owner Bill Curtis, Kerry Brugger, Chamber Director Sandi Arnold, Michelle Switzer, Marcia Bailey and Vicki Deere-Bunnell.

The Champaign County Chamber hosted a ribbon-cutting Feb. 3 to celebrate the opening of Big Willie’s Smokehouse at 23 Monument Square in Urbana. From left are Kay Falkner-McOwen, Butch Richards, Dottie McFarland, Ryan Berry, Becky Prine Shaffner, Chris Anders, owner Bill Curtis, Kerry Brugger, Chamber Director Sandi Arnold, Michelle Switzer, Marcia Bailey and Vicki Deere-Bunnell.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2017/03/web1_restaurant.jpgThe Champaign County Chamber hosted a ribbon-cutting Feb. 3 to celebrate the opening of Big Willie’s Smokehouse at 23 Monument Square in Urbana. From left are Kay Falkner-McOwen, Butch Richards, Dottie McFarland, Ryan Berry, Becky Prine Shaffner, Chris Anders, owner Bill Curtis, Kerry Brugger, Chamber Director Sandi Arnold, Michelle Switzer, Marcia Bailey and Vicki Deere-Bunnell. Submitted photo