Press Release

Love’s Travel Stops Opens In West Point, Mississippi

(OKLAHOMA CITY, July 13, 2017) – Mississippi residents have a new place to purchase fuel, meals, snacks and more as the new Love’s Travel Stop in West Point opened for business this morning. The new travel stop, located at U.S. Highway 45A and Lagoon Road, adds approximately 65 jobs to Clay County and expands Love’s network in northeast Mississippi.

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“West Point is ideal for Love’s because of its central location between the Starkville, Tupelo and Columbus areas,” said Tom Love, founder and executive chairman of Love’s. “U.S. Highway 45A brings leisure travelers and professional drivers through the area, which allows us to serve several types of Customers. We look forward to bring the ‘Clean Places, Friendly Faces’ Love’s is known for to the West Point community.” 

The 10,000-square-foot facility features an Arby’s restaurant, gourmet coffee, fresh fruit, gift items, eight fuel pumps and more. It offers diesel fuel pumps, showers and 67 truck-parking spaces for professional truck drivers. West Point marks Love’s 13th travel stop in Mississippi. Nationwide, Love’s operates more than 430 locations. 

Love’s will celebrate the opening by donating $2,000 to Sally Kate Winters Memorial Children’s Home. The donation will be presented at a ribbon cutting held in conjunction with the West Point Chamber of Commerce 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 25.

About Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Founded in 1964, Love’s has more than 430 locations in 41 states. Love’s provides professional truck drivers and motorists with 24-hour access to clean and safe places to purchase gasoline, diesel fuel, travel items, electronics, snacks and more, as well as a selection of restaurant offerings. On-site Love’s Truck Tire Care centers offer roadside assistance, tire care and light mechanical services for professional truck drivers. Showers, CAT scales and other services for professional truck drivers are also available. Love’s, which remains family-owned and operated, employs more than 17,000 people. To learn more, visit www.loves.com