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Dollar Tree buys Family Dollar

...whether any Dollar Tree or Family Dollar stores would close. Dollar Tree will...to comment.Stockholders of Family Dollar Stores will receive $59.60 in cash...Dollar shareholders.Shares of Family Dollar Stores Inc., which is based in Charlotte...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-28/dollar-tree-buys-family-do
Biz bits

...the possibility of another fine.In other newsACTIVIST INVESTOR Carl Icahn said Thursday that he wants to see Family Dollar Stores Inc. sold at once, and he told the Matthews, N.C.-based retailer that he's prepared to seek the removal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-19/biz-bits
Broad Street store robbed at gunpoint

Police are looking for a man who robbed a Family Dollar store at gunpoint late Sunday.About 8:40 p.m., Richmond County sheriff's deputies were called to the Family Dollar at 1991...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-06/broad-street-store-rob
Ga. substitute teacher guilty of holdups

...brother, Eric Williams, joined in the robberies.Battles and Williams robbed four Dollar General stores and one Family Dollar store in North Florida, during March and April 2012. They were arrested after a robbery in Wellborn in April 2012...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-04/ga-substitute-teacher-guilty
Bond denied for Augusta man accused of robberies, shooting at sheriff's officer

...violations, including being an armed felon in possession of a firearm.Haynes is accused in the Dec. 9 holdup of the Family Dollar Store on Deans Bridge Road by a man who acted as though he had a gun, Assistant District Attorney Pete Lamb said. Haynes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-27/bond-denied-augusta-ma
Armed robber holds up Beech Island business

...County Sheriff's Office is asking the public's help in finding information after a Satur day night holdup at a Family Dollar store in Beech Island.According to a news release, employees said a man came in about 8:15 p.m., pointed a gun...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-10-13/armed-robber-holds-bee
Police seek Family Dollar burglary suspects

Police are seeking two men who burglarized a Family Dollar store Sunday, stealing 60 packs of Newport cigarettes...on surveillance cameras forcing their way into the Family Dollar store at 1801 Central Ave., according to a statement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-17/police-seek-family-dol
Robbery suspect fires shot at deputy

Police say a man wanted in the Dec. 9 robbery of a Family Dollar store fired a shot at a Richmond County sheriff's deputy Saturday before fleeing the scene of an armed robbery.About 6:50 p.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-14/robbery-suspect-fires-
Man smashes registers, steals money from Family Dollar

A man smashed two cash registers at a Family Dollar store Monday and fled with the money inside.Employees at the 2914 Deans Bridge Road store said a black man came in just before 5 p...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-09/man-smashes-registers-
'Food swamps' in Augusta lack healthy food

...choice," she said. "For the poor, the healthy choice is very, very difficult. Their choice is to go to Family Dollar (stores)."That is why groups such as Voices for Georgia's Children see food deserts and food swamps as childhood...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-03-16/food-swamps-augusta-lack-hea