LENNON (WJRT) (9/13/2017) - Dollar General opened a new store in Lennon this week and is planning a grand opening on Saturday.
The store at 1300 S. Sheridan Road offers a variety of everyday household essentials, according to a press release.
During the official grand opening at 8 a.m. Saturday, shoppers can win prizes and deals on merchandise. The first 50 shoppers through the doors will receive a $10 gift card and the first 200 shoppers will receive a bag with complimentary samples and other giveaways.
“Dollar General is committed to delivering a pleasant shopping experience that includes a convenient location, a wide assortment of merchandise and great prices on quality products,” said Dan Nieser, Dollar General’s senior vice president of real estate and store development. “We hope our area customers will enjoy shopping at Dollar General’s new location.”
Dollar General stores offer a focused selection of national name brands and private brands of food, housewares, seasonal items, cleaning supplies, basic apparel and health and beauty products, the press release says.
Most Dollar General stores employ six to 10 people, depending on the need. Anyone interested in applying for a position may visit the Career section at www.dollargeneral.com.