As we face the COVID-19 virus, simple tasks such as filling your car with gas, can feel daunting. What steps can you take to protect yourself from COVID-19 while fueling up? At Waspy’s, the health and safety of our customers and staff is our top priority. We always try to keep our fuel pumps clean, no mater the season, but during COVID-19 we’re focused on conducting extra cleaning of the fuel pump handles and touchpads throughout the day. We also... View Article
Waspy’s gift cards make great gifts for graduating seniors. Help the grads in your life “fuel up” for their next adventure. We’re so proud of all our graduating seniors in the Audubon and Templeton areas. The COVID-19 pandemic meant the Class of 2020 faced challenges unlike any others, and the grads rose to the occasion. Gift Cards Help Grads ‘Fuel Up’ for Their Next Adventure A gift card to Waspy’s in Audubon or Templeton is an ideal way to celebrate... View Article
At Waspy’s, we want to see your artistic creativity! Children are invited to enter our Easter Coloring Contest! While you’re at Waspy’s in either Audubon or Templeton, pick up coloring pages for the kids. The coloring pages will be located by the cash register. However, as much as we love families, we ask that during these current times you don’t bring your children into public areas. Keep them safe at home. To help keep everyone healthy and safe, you can... View Article
For St. Patrick’s Day, join us at The Feed Mill Restaurant on Tuesday, March 17th. We’ll have traditional Corned Beef & Cabbage, Shepherd’s Pie, desserts & more!
WE ARE HIRING! At Blue Grass Inn and Suites, we are now hiring part-time housekeeping staff. You can apply in person at the hotel or online: waspystruckstop.com/jobs.
We are looking for part-time and full-time servers, cooks, bartenders, and custodial workers at The Feed Mill Restaurant. If you are interested in applying, please contact us online: waspystruckstop.com/jobs or in person at the restaurant.
Waspy’s owners Doris and Lawrence “Waspy” Handlos were the recipients of the first Live Large Award, presented by the Audubon Chamber of Commerce. The chamber’s annual dinner in February celebrated the community’s accomplishments during the previous year. Award Echos New Chamber Slogan The Live Large award corresponds with the newly developed “Live Large” slogan and logo for the Audubon Chamber of Commerce. The logo features Albert, The World’s Largest Bull. The statue is an Audubon landmark. “As the logo has... View Article
Planning a wedding is a complex undertaking. There are numerous tasks to do, places to be and things to organize. However, don’t underestimate the importance of reserving a block of hotel rooms for your guests. If you’re hosting a wedding in Audubon, Carroll County or the surrounding western Iowa region, consider having your guests stay in comfort at Blue Grass Inn & Suites. Wedding Blocks Can Be Reserved at Any Time “We love weddings,” said Beth Handlos Wahlert, Chief Operating... View Article
February is National Hot Breakfast Month, and there’s no place better to grab breakfast than at Waspy’s. The Average American Eats Breakfast Only 3 Times a Week It is said that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, yet with our busy lives, too many of us don’t make time for breakfast. A national survey revealed the average American eats breakfast only 3 days a week, while 13% of those surveyed rarely or never eat breakfast. Eating the... View Article