Breaking News!!: Needles, CA: Chester’s Chicken has closed.
ZachNews has learned from employees at the Westside Chevron Gas Station in Needles, California that Chester’s Chicken has closed.
It was back on Tuesday, October 8th, 2013 when the big announcement that Westside Chevron Gas Station, located at 2321 Needles Highway in Needles, California, will be constructing the new Chester’s Chicken and a Circle K store.
The official date for the groundbreaking of the new Chester’s Chicken and Circle K store happened on Thursday, February 20th, 2014.
A ribbon cutting event for the new Chester’s Chicken and Circle K store was held on Friday, August 8th, 2014.
Chester’s Chicken with Westside Chevron and Circle K Store helped serve delicious homemade Thanksgiving Day meals on Thursday, November 27th, 2014 to the community.
On Friday, December 12th, 2014, rumors began to spread around the community of Needles, California that Chester’s Chicken is going to close soon because not enough people were coming in.
Chester’s Chicken served free Christmas Eve Chester’s Fried Chicken meals to the community on Wednesday, December 24th, 2014.
On Sunday, July 12th, 2015, well covering a car crash, ZachNews Photojournalist Zachary A. Lopez spotted this sign and asked employees at the Westside Chevron Gas Station what is going on in which ZachNews was informed that Chester’s Chicken has closed.
In a written posting to “Westside Chevron/ Circle K” on Facebook, “So if you haven’t noticed in driving by or the local scutrerbutt we have removed Chester’s chicken signs… Unfortunately we are closing it down but fortunately we are using the space to expand our takeaway cafe deli…. We’re also looking into the possibility of adding soft serve ice cream soft serve yogurt.. And possibly a line of fresly made donuts. We’re also looking into the takeaway pizzas were you just heat them up in the microwave …so look forward to some new items in your favorite one stop River shop….. And as always thank you for supporting us and shopping with us at West Side Circle K Chevron”
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