When Raising Cane’s founder and CEO Todd Graves came up with the idea to open a restaurant that sells only chicken tenders, people were less than supportive. College professors, as well as loan managers, weren’t sold on the idea and were skeptical of a business plan revolving around such a niche market.

Ron White

It’s Mr. Tater Salad himself, Ron White, back in Beaumont on Thursday, April 23, with the “Nutcracker Tour” at the Julie Rogers Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the mature-audience show are $59.75-$46.75 and can be purchased beginning Friday, Dec. 12, at 10 a.m.

Flashdance The Musical

Let’s take a trip back to the 80s, 1983 to be exact. Celebrating its 30th anniversary, the pop culture phenomenon of Flashdance is now live on stage.


‘Horrible Bosses 2’

Starring: Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis

Directed by: Sean Anders

Rated: R


The three amigos of mayhem are together again, and it’s a second verse same as the first scenario with the same kind of ribald, adult humor that brought attention to the 2011 opener — and not in a good way.


The Kolache Factory is the brainchild of John and Jerri Banks, who wanted to serve Houstonians quality, fresh breakfast on the go.