Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market under construction

Written by  Thursday, 10 July 2014 09:30

  The new Wal-Mart store will be primarily a grocery store.  Construction on the new Neighborhood Market is underway now at Brampton Avenue and Fair Road.


  The new store is one of 500 of the smaller stores Wal-Mart plans to open in a marketing strategy announced last year by Bill Simon, Wal-Mart's president and CEO of its U.S. operations, to compete directly with grocery stores, discount/dollar stores and drugs stores.


  The new 41,000 square foot store will feature fresh produce and groceries, a deli, bakery, drive through pharmacy, some household items and a gas station.  It is expected to be open in the spring of 2015 and employ about 95 people.


  The store is part of a $14 million shopping center being developed by Hutton Company of Chattanooga, Tennessee. 


  The Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market store is one of two new grocery stores scheduled to be built in Statesboro.  The other will be part of a shopping off Northside Drive East and Veterans Memorial Parkway planned by Armstrong Development.



Rate this item
(0 votes)
Login to post comments
Partly cloudy



Partly cloudy
Humidity: 68%
Wind: SSE at 3 mph
PM Thunderstorms
73°F / 95°F
Scattered thunderstorms
72°F / 93°F
PM Thunderstorms
71°F / 91°F
PM Thunderstorms
71°F / 92°F

Popular News

About Us

Georgia Eagle Media is home to six unique radio stations and with more than 330,000 people in our listening area, GEM can give your business the biggest bang for your advertising buck.


Georgia Eagle Media, Inc. Recruitment and EEO Information for

Studios in Statesboro and Sylvania, Georgia November 1, 2012-October 31, 2013
If you or your organization would like to receive information about employment opportunities with
Georgia Eagle Media, Inc. Statesboro and Sylvania based stations, please provide us with the name,
mailing address, e-mail address (if applicable), telephone number, fax number, and contact person
and identify the category or categories of vacancies for which you would like information:

Georgia Eagle Media, Inc. 561 E Olliff St Statesboro, GA 30458
(912) 764-5446
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Georgia Eagle Media, Inc. has in place a policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all
qualified individuals without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age,
disability, or any other characteristic protected by law, in all personnel actions.

Georgia Eagle Media, Inc. owns seven Statesboro/Sylvania based radio stations that employ seven
full-time employees and four part- time employees for this cluster of stations.

Between November 1, 2012 and October 31, 2013, Georgia Eagle Media radio stations in Statesboro
filled one full-time (30 or more hours per week) position.