NOWATA, Oklahoma - The City of Nowata's newest business is officially open.

The Love's Travel Stop on Highway169 just north of the downtown business district opened its doors adding approximately 20 new jobs to the community Thursday morning.

“Expanding our network of stores in our home state of Oklahoma is always exciting,” said Tom Love, founder and executive chairman of Love’s Travel Stops. 

Love’s will donate $2,000 to the Boys & Girls Club of Nowata as a part of a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, March 17.