Eastside Walmart Not Moving
Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 April 2012 12:55 Wednesday, 11 April 2012 05:08
ATHENS - The Walmart on Lexington Road isn't going away, even if a new store opens in downtown Athens. That's the message from Bill Wertz, a spokesman for the major retailer.
Supporters say Walmarts create jobs and produce tax revenue. Critics say they hurt local economies.
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