MILLEDGEVILLE – The village’s new Dollar General store, which opened officially June 18 at 312 E. First St., is having a grand opening starting at 8 this morning.
In addition to prizes and special deals, the first 50 adult shoppers in this village of 1,000 will get a $10 Dollar General gift card, while the first 200 shoppers will get a Dollar General tote bag, among other giveaways.
The Milledgeville location is fully staffed with three full-time and five part-time positions. It is open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. 7 days a week. Call 815-225-5770 for more information.
Tennessee-based Dollar General also has stores in Sterling, Rock Falls, Dixon, Morrison, Prophetstown, Polo, Savanna, Oregon and Rochelle. Go to www.dollargeneral.com to learn more.