Welcome to Cross Plains, Texas
Business spot lights for this month!
Cross Plains Subway also known as Big Country Subs was selected as one of the Business spot lights for this month! Cross Plains Subway is owned by Tim & Denise Coulter. Cross Plains Subway is located at 416 S. Main in Cross Plains. Tim & Denise currently have 8 Subway locations and 70 employees. In December of this year Big County Subs will have been in business for 20 years. A few of the community contributions that Cross Plains Subway donates to is the Library, Barbarian Festival, Community Cancer Walk, local volunteer fire departments, and the Cross Plains Chamber of Commerce Hunters Feed.
Subway the company will be celebrating their 50th anniversary this year. Current owners Tim & Denise Coulter will be attending the celebration in Las Vegas in late July. The Chamber hope’s you would stop in the Cross Plains Subway sometime for a sandwich, salad, or personal pizza.
Tim & Denise photo credit to Abilene Reporter News.
Incorporated in 1911
Cross Plains has a long history of peanuts, oil booms, and Conan the Barbarian. Peanuts were a major industry here and some residents remember those days well. The town's population peaked in 1925 with the oil boom and has remained around the 1,000 mark ever since.