JC's Family BBQ owners set sights on Harrison restaurant's future

photo Jim Johnson and his wife, Jean, co-owners of JC's Family BBQ in Harrison, stand in the restaurant's dining room.

Name: JC's Family BBQ

Owners: Jim and Jean Johnson

Location: 9070 Highway 58, Harrison

Opened: October 2012

Service: From homemade cobblers to country fried steak and okra, JC's Family BBQ serves up a range of lunch and dinner options. Jim and Jean dish out about 250 meals on a Friday night and have seating for just over 130 people. The restaurant also does catering and to-go orders. "In my opinion, my ribs will make you want to slap your mama," Jim said.

Prices: $5 to $12 a meal

Staff: 15

How it got started: Jean has been in the restaurant business for decades and spent nine years working at Two Pigs Barbecue.