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Gretna Welcomes Dollar General

- Posted: 08/10/09
QUINCY, FL (August 10, 2009) – The Gadsden County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the grand opening of Dollar General at 15830 Blue Star Highway in Gretna. Dollar General hosted a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony on August 1 to encourage the public to visit the store and take advantage of its bargains.

“I’ve talked to a lot of people and they are happy to have Dollar General in Gretna” said Gretna Mayor Anthony Baker. “The people are loving it because of the convenience of being able to buy small items without having to drive to Quincy.”

David Gardner, the executive director of the Gadsden County Chamber of Commerce, stated, “This is another great example of the progress in Gretna and its impact on the positive economic development in Gadsden County.”

“This store has already helped stimulate the economy by providing jobs to people who weren’t previously employed,” add Mayor Baker. “It will be good for Gretna especially as the city grows.”

The Dollar General in Gretna is open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and it offers name brand groceries as well as apparel and home décor items and health and beauty products and low prices.

For more information, visit www.dollargeneral.com.