Stories & News | Whataburger (Life)

2019
June
21,
2019
As parents of terminally ill children struggle through their darkest days, Jeanne Busby works to shine light and show hope. Busby helps to coordinate fundraising efforts at Just Keep Smiling, a Bir...
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June
19,
2019
As she watches season 14 of “America’s Got Talent” this summer, Whataburger Family Member Erica Dierdorff is tuning in to cheer on some of her newest friends. It's people she met while competing ag...
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June
17,
2019
Mr. Finley is a gentleman, a refined soul who loves his routines and the companionship of others. He also loves his stuffed toys, which he gathers around him when he naps. Mr. Finley is a miniature...
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June
13,
2019
Need some new ideas to up your intake of veggies and fish this summer? Here's our top 5 list  – complete with menu hacks to take your meal to the next level. Fish favorites 1.  Whatacatch Sandwi...
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June
12,
2019
When Leonardo Charles, a Desert Storm veteran from San Antonio, Texas, purchased his family home through the VA, he had a dream: the garage would become his very own man cave. He set up a TV. He br...
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June
11,
2019
What’s better than spending a Texas summer night out with your friends? A Texas summer night with good friends, cold drinks and live music. Slip on your boots and rally your crew for the 2019 Te...
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June
06,
2019
For New Braunfels, Texas, resident Dottie Laster, flowers, horses and good food represent freedom. She makes a point of appreciating them. Laster is a longtime advocate for victims of human tra...
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June
03,
2019
For his 11th birthday, Jacob Lott got lots of what he loves: Whataburger. ...
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May
28,
2019
This Mississippi hero helps people at shelter get a fresh, clean start  ...
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May
28,
2019
Empathy runs deep for Emari Hunn “I had a less-than great childhood, often left to fend for myself from abuse, neglect and hunger,” Hunn says. “I even experienced a brief homelessness when our apar...
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May
28,
2019
A lot of men laugh when Jim Keegan tells them he had breast cancer. He tells them it’s no joke. Breast cancer affects one in 833 men, according to the American Cancer Society. And while the odds ar...
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May
28,
2019
Volunteering started early for Brookie Brown. While other 6-year-olds focused on scooters and soccer practice, Brown spent her free time volunteering with her mother to help raise awareness about ...
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May
23,
2019
For eight decades and counting, Bill Brantley has had a thing for bicycles. The passion began on his sixth birthday, when his father gave him a big, new bike. Now 87, Brantley has pedaled many a mi...
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May
17,
2019
American Idol fans who tuned in to the show this season probably heard singer Chloe Channell wow the judges with her rendition of Keith Urban’s “Stupid Boy.” But it wasn’t the 17-year-old’s perform...
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May
16,
2019
He sings, he dances. He hands out high fives, fist bumps and hugs. And all Anthony Bragg wants in return is a smile. “If I can bring a smile to your face, I’ve done my job for the day,” says Bragg,...
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May
13,
2019
From her first breath, Sydney Darling had a medical team. “I was born with two kidneys, but one had cysts,” she says. The team at Arkansas Children’s Hospital diagnosed and treated her “when no ...
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April
24,
2019
Skip the line, plan ahead, and take total control of mealtime with online ordering through the Whataburger App and Whataburger.com. Customize your meals EXACTLY how you want, save them for future refe...
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April
23,
2019
Her real job title is community schools administrator, but Sylvia Chávez is kind of like the mayor of a village that’s raising children in Las Cruces, New Mexico. ...
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April
11,
2019
His answer was so right. Yet it wasn’t. But that’s OK because social media’s on his side. ...
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April
02,
2019
When C.J. “Red” Wallace and Wayne Palmer celebrated their 100th birthdays, their cakes weren’t ablaze with a hundred candles apiece. Instead, each wished on a single Whataburger-branded candle whil...
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April
01,
2019
More than 2,000 Family Members attended Sunday night’s Corporate Awards Banquet, as we wrapped up the 2019 Whataburger Family Convention – and came together to recognize the best of the best. Corpo...
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April
01,
2019
Airman Ryan Charrier is on a special mission to give the gift of family time to fellow combat veterans. The spark for the idea came during his first deployment to Afghanistan in 2014 when a fellow ...
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April
01,
2019
Kristin Finan believes hope trumps fear, and she wants to plant seeds of hope with children entering the foster care system in Central Texas. ...
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March
27,
2019
It’s the latest gotta-have-it Whataburger collectible ...
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March
22,
2019
Family Members from Whataburger restaurants across the country vie for medals – and big money – at WhataGames, happening in Houston this March. ...
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March
12,
2019
There are amazing heroes in all of our communities. ...
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March
01,
2019
Like every mom, Sam wanted to stand up and applaud as she watched her child’s dreams come true. So she made it happen. ...
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March
01,
2019
Battle of Flowers float spotlights what’s great about the Lone Star State ...
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February
13,
2019
Looking for the meaning of true love this Valentine’s Day?   ...
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January
29,
2019
Over 600 athletes from 16 different teams competed for bragging rights and championship hardware in the recent Jaguars 7-on-7 passing challenge.  This annual event,  presented by Whataburger, was held...
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