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Crosstown Barbecue turns 50

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Crosstown Barbecue, 1331 E. Division St., celebrates its 50th anniversary this month.

Owner Steve Williams said he was 8 years old when his father opened the restaurant.

He took over his father's restaurant after graduating from Drury University with a bachelor's degree in business and administration. He later earned a master's degree in education.

Read more from the Springfield News-Leader.


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