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Alex George returns to Beckley and goes to work on multiple fronts


When Alex George was 7 years old, he told his grandmother he thought they should go into business together.
“I told her we should open our own Lebanese restaurant because she made great Lebanese food,” he recalled with a chuckle.
George, who grew up in and around his family’s business, George’s Fashions in uptown Beckley, said he always knew he would be his own boss one day.
And though the Lebanese restaurant he pitched to his grandmother Amy as she worked in her basement office at the department store, didn’t come to fruition, the same can’t be said for his dream of owning his own business – or restaurant, specifically.
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