BOYCE, La. (KALB/Love's) - Love’s Travel Stops is now serving Customers in Boyce thanks to the opening of its latest travel stop location. The store, located at 7046 Highway 1 (I49, Exit 94), opened its doors Thursday morning and brings approximately 50 new jobs to Rapides Parish.
“Love’s is happy to bring another location to the state of Louisiana,” said Tom Love, founder and executive chairman of Love’s. “Boyce is a great location halfway between Interstates 10 and 20 just north of Alexandria, Louisiana. We’re excited to bring the customer service Love’s is known for to another town.”
The more than 10,000 square-foot facility is open 24/7 and features an Arby’s restaurant to for Customers to enjoy. The store also offers brand-name snacks, gourmet coffee, soft drinks, electronics, fresh-to-go options and more. Professional drivers can take advantage of 55 truck parking spots, five showers, laundry capabilities and a Love’s Truck Tire Care center.
“The Town Council and I, along with the citizens of Boyce, welcome the grand opening of the new Love’s Travel Stop at Interstate 49 and Rapides Station Road,” said Alma Moore, Mayor of Boyce.
Boyce brings the number of Love’s Louisiana locations to a total of nine. In honor of the grand opening, Love’s will hold a ribbon cutting in conjunction with the Central Louisiana Regional Chamber of Commerce at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 23. During the ceremony, Love’s will present a $2,000 donation to North Bayou Rapides Elementary.