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2019
July
17,
2019
| 06:10 PM America/Chicago
When James Van Dyne wants to do something good, he rolls up his sleeve and watches others get to work. Then, he kicks back as potentially life-saving blood flows from his arm into a collection ...
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July
16,
2019
| 05:48 PM America/Chicago
Give a group of girls one afternoon and almost 2,000 orange-and-white building blocks … and what do you get? ...
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July
12,
2019
| 05:46 PM America/Chicago
Few things beat the heat better than a cold and creamy milkshake or malt. But long, hot summers demand some variety. Whataburger has the answer. We’ve got three flavors on tap this summer: Root ...
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July
08,
2019
| 04:36 PM America/Chicago
What began out of desperation in the days after Hurricane Michael has become a mission for a Panama City, Florida, woman. Every Thursday and Friday – and often other days during the week – Gainer i...
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July
02,
2019
| 08:54 PM America/Chicago
How far would you go for a father-son bonding experience? Greg Haugen decided 50 miles sounded like a good place to start. ...
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June
28,
2019
| 11:48 PM America/Chicago
U.S. Army Veteran Bill Blair was watching football one Saturday when he saw something that changed his life. It was a short video about Team Rubicon, which puts veterans to work delivering humanita...
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June
28,
2019
| 03:55 PM America/Chicago
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
26,
2019
| 09:20 AM America/Chicago
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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June
24,
2019
| 02:21 PM America/Chicago
More than 600 high school athletes competed for bragging rights and championship hardware in the Jaguars 7-on-7 passing challenge.  This annual event, presented by Whataburger, was held at Everbank Fi...
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June
21,
2019
| 03:25 PM America/Chicago
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
17,
2019
| 04:55 PM America/Chicago
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
| 03:09 PM America/Chicago
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
11,
2019
| 09:41 PM America/Chicago
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
10,
2019
| 07:10 PM America/Chicago
Fifth-grade teacher Amber Galvan is doing just that. Galvan – inspired by Whataburger’s challenge to teach social and emotional skills – created a one-of-a-kind lesson plan for her students at Spec...
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June
10,
2019
| 05:22 PM America/Chicago
From first dates to wedding receptions to anniversaries, Whataburger has been part of plenty of love stories. Here are some of our favorites, including tips to help you bring a little orange-and-white...
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June
06,
2019
| 08:27 PM America/Chicago
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
| 12:07 AM America/Chicago
For his 11th birthday, Jacob Lott got lots of what he loves: Whataburger. ...
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May
28,
2019
| 05:16 PM America/Chicago
This Mississippi hero helps people at shelter get a fresh, clean start  ...
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May
28,
2019
| 05:15 PM America/Chicago
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
| 04:11 PM America/Chicago
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
| 04:10 PM America/Chicago
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
| 04:05 PM America/Chicago
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
20,
2019
| 05:51 PM America/Chicago
With our newest reward choices, they can be yours after 5 visits ...
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May
16,
2019
| 04:59 PM America/Chicago
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
| 09:45 PM America/Chicago
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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May
01,
2019
| 06:30 AM America/Chicago
Embroidery projects create distractions and beauty during difficult times. ...
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April
30,
2019
| 07:58 PM America/Chicago
Grab a front-row seat as Whataburger Regulars Freddie and Lauren introduce their friend from Amsterdam to the Orange and White. ...
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April
23,
2019
| 03:19 PM America/Chicago
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
05,
2019
| 05:47 PM America/Chicago
How the Whataburger app made this new dad a hero (seriously) ...
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April
01,
2019
| 03:21 PM America/Chicago
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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