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Boosting overtime: Obama calls for broader coverage

...from overtime. A spokesman for Chipotle declined to comment on the case.Dawn Hughey, a former store manager for Dollar General in Flint, Michigan, would have also benefited from a higher overtime threshold. Hughey worked 60 to 80 hours a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-30/boosting-overtime-obama-ca
Dollar Tree completes $8.5B purchase of Family Dollar

...Stores Inc. and Kroger Co.Big dollar store chains sought to increase their buying power through acquisitions and Dollar General, another rival attempted to move in on Family Dollar with a bid of as much as $9.1 billion.That bid was rejected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-06/dollar-tree-completes-85b-
South Augusta Chick-fil-A opens Thursday

...and will add better lighting, increased visibility and new landscaping at the shopping center. A post office, a Dollar General and Goodwill Indus tries will remain in the center, and SRP Credit Union will move to the neighboring Lowe's plaza...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-07-01/south-augus
Obama proposes to make more workers eligible for overtime pay

...from overtime. A spokesman for Chipotle declined to comment on the case.Dawn Hughey, a former store manager for Dollar General in Flint, Michigan, would have also benefited from a higher overtime threshold. Hughey worked 60 to 80 hours...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-30/obama-proposes-make-more-w
European deal creates US grocery giant

...the grocery sector has become fragmented, with stores such as Whole Foods hitting the high end and Wal-Mart and Dollar General coming in low.That has left more traditional grocers fighting for the massive customer base that lies in between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-24/european-deal-creates-us-g
Suspect throws handgun from vehicle during police chase

...suspect tossed a handgun from a vehicle Thursday during a police chase.Around 7:01 p.m., deputies responded to Dollar General at 2344 Washington Road in reference to possible drug activity involving a Lincoln Navigator, according to a statement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-30/suspect-throws-gun-veh
Rants & Raves

...you'll help us. My sister lost her cellphone at the Dollar General on Belair Road. She has her son's wedding photos...If you find it, please give it to the manager at Dollar General. Your help is greatly appreciated. RANT FOR ALL...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-17/rants-raves
Police still searching for Dollar General robber

Police are asking for help identifying a man who robbed the Dollar General in Clearwater earlier this month.Aiken County sheriff's deputies were called to the store at 4435 Jefferson Davis Highway on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-19/police-still-searching
Woman imprisoned for ramming car into Dollar General

...Wednesday after admitting she drove her car into a Dollar General store last spring.Roshana Lequisha Payne, 38...to the three people injured in the incident and to Dollar General."Nobody wins in this situation," Overstreet said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-18/woman-imprisoned-rammi
Dollar Tree to sell 330 Family Dollar stores

...currently operates 5,450 stores and Family Dollar, based in Matthews, North Carolina, has more than 8,000. Rival Dollar General Corp., which failed in its bid to buy Family Dollar, has nearly 12,000 stores.Dollar Tree now expects its acquisition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-21/dollar-tree-sell-330-famil