A Tasket a Tisket, a West Virginia Biscuit

November 8, 2014
Kentucky Biscuit Company held a grand opening event last Wednesday. At center, owner Brent Wells and local chamber and business officials cut the ribbon.

Kentucky Biscuit Company held a grand opening event last Wednesday. At center, owner Brent Wells and local chamber and business officials cut the ribbon.

By David Stewart


The giant shiny golden scissors were open and a red ribbon was pulled taut. Barbourville’s Chamber of Commerce members were all smiles as Brent Wells, owner of the Wells’ family prepared for a grand opening of the Kentucky Biscuit Company.

The Wells family has proven industrious over the years. In 1953, Otis “Grampy” Wells, Wells’ grandfather, started a company called Beco Building Experts Company. This was a construction company that built churches all over the United States and Canada. Wells mentioned just a few locations: Atlanta, Phoenix, Denver, Seattle and Saskatchewan, Canada.

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