Walmart comes to Gentry
A 15,000-square-foot store is being built along Highway 59 near Spavinaw Stove store.
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Walmart is coming to Gentry.
Earth work is already under way at the site of a scaled-down Walmart store on the west side of Arkansas Highway 59, just north of Spavinaw Stove store.
A Walmart spokesman on Monday confirmed the company will open a store at that location. He declined to release store details.
He did not confirm that work in Gravette is for a Walmart store.
In Gravette, plans for a new retail building, at the site of the old Gravette Hospital (which most recently was an apartment building that is no longer occupied), are pending before the Gravette Planning Commission. A public hearing scheduled for Monday was postponed until next month, according to Gravette Planning Commission chairman Mike ...
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News, Pages 1 on 02/23/2011