Stone Mountain Walmart Breaks Ground Friday

The retailing giant will build the store on Memorial Drive near North Hairston Road.

is a long way off, but a new store is coming soon to a neighboring community.

Ground will be broken at 11 a.m. Friday, July 27, for a new Walmart at 5945 Memorial Drive, near the intersection of Memorial and North Hairston Road.

Walmart officials have said the 152,000-square-foot store, will create about 300 jobs.

The store will have a grocery, deli, fresh produce, pharmacy and garden center. It won't have a Tire and Lube Express.

Walmart has also in the Metro Atlanta area.

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Lee Wilschek July 26, 2012 at 03:03 PM
How sad! More local business loosing their customers to the cheap, China exporter. I choose to support American workers rather than China who for years has abused their workers with many human rights violations.
Feed A Fur Friend July 30, 2012 at 02:48 PM
Wal mart is ok but not to take over everything. Shop local too. People IN your community are its lifeblood.


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