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At Long Last, Whataburger's Biggest Fans Turn Up

2010-10-06 Carol and Karl Hoepfner of Rockport, Texas, who enjoy breakfast together daily at their local Whataburger, win the chain's "Tell Us Why You're Our Biggest Fan" online contest.

With a Nod to Heritage, Whataburger Goes BBQ

2010-08-10 BBQ Cheddar Burger returns to the menu for a limited time as the chain celebrates 60th anniversary.

Whataburger Wants to Know: Who's Its Biggest Fan?

2010-08-04 "Tell Us Why You're Our Biggest Fan" online contest will reward one customer with 60 years of free Whataburger.

Whataburger Encores Popular Burger

2010-06-23 Whataburger will be serving its popular Chop House Cheddar Burger for a limited time now through August 2.

Jalapeno Week Blazes In at Whataburger

2010-01-11 Customers can add free jalapenos to their order through January 17; firefighters and police officers to eat jalapenos for charity.

Whataburger Donates Toys to Fire-Rescue Departments

2009-12-22 Employees of restaurants and corporate office donate more than 3,000 toys to seven cities.

'Twas the 12 Days of Coupons at Whataburger

2009-11-30 Company e-mailing coupons for free menu items to customers every other day from December 1 to Christmas Eve.

Whataburger Offers Wings Alternative for Football Fans

2009-09-28 Company announces launch of LTO buffalo chicken sandwich.

Whataburger Fans Can Now Wear Orders on Sleeve

2009-09-25 Burger chain launches T-shirt customization Web site, allowing customers to assemble favorite orders on shirts.

Whataburger Awards College Scholarships

2008-10-21 The company will award more than $110,000 in college scholarships to 57 Whataburger family members.