Herk’s Country Store is always a strong contender in the Lee County Best of the Best Reader’s Choice Awards. This year, they garnered the top spot for Best Hamburger and Best Liquor Store. Pictured with owner Leta Herklotz (far right) are (left to right) James Lee, Lisa Brown, Jennifer Nail, and Casey Hentschel. Herk’s is located at the corner of FM 696 East and Hwy. 77. Just look for the blinking yellow light!