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Police use stun gun during arrest, man charged with obstruction

...arresting a man Friday night at an Augusta business, a Richmond County sheriff's report states.Deputies came to Family Dollar in the 800 block of Laney-Walker Boulevard about 7 p.m. An employee said Demetries Jamal Young, 27, had stolen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-31/police-use-stun-gun-du
Family Dollar shareholders approve Dollar Tree takeover

...dollar stores is nearly over. Family Dollar shareholders voted on Thursday...the Federal Trade Commission. Family Dollar expects it to close by March...Virginia-based Dollar Tree has said the Family Dollar name will live on, with many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-22/family-dollar-shareholders
Family Dollar bucks Dollar General bid again

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - Family Dollar is rejecting Dollar General's latest acquisition...needed to get antitrust clearance for its deal to buy Family Dollar.Family Dollar rejected an earlier offer of nearly $9 billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-05/family-dollar-bucks-dollar
Police seek Family Dollar bandit

Police are looking for a man armed with a pistol who robbed the Family Dollar store on Bayvale Road after 10 a.m. today.The suspect is described as a black man wearing a red University of Georgia sweatshirt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-02/police-seek-family-dol
Suspect robs Family Dollar, flees on foot

...evening.Approximately 9:29 p.m., officers responded to 1991 Broad Street where a black man allegedly robbed a Family Dollar at gunpoint before leaving on foot, according to Richmond County dispatch.The suspect is described as 6-foot-1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-25/suspect-robs-family-do
Dollar General misses forecasts

...buying rival discount retailer Family Dollar, which has already agreed to...plans to give an update on its Family Dollar bid this month.The Goodlettsville...Matthews, North Carolina-based Family Dollar Stores Inc. in September, after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-04/dollar-general-misses-fore
Big Lots store on Wrightsboro Road to close Jan. 15

...1987. It has been owned by a Lakeland, Fla.-based entity, Odyssey (II) DP XII LLC, since 2006.Aaron's, Family Dollar and Sherwin-Williams Paint Store are among the eight tenants still in the center.Food Lion and Big Lots represent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-01-06/big-lots-st
Dollar General enters bidding for Family Dollar

...is starting a bidding war for Family Dollar with an approximately $8.95...enter the fray was clear because Family Dollar had been on its radar for a while...expressed interest in combining with Family Dollar multiple times over the past few...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-18/dollar-general-enters-bidd
Dollar General launches hostile, $9.1 billion bid for rival discounter Family Dollar

...with its $9.1 billion bid for Family Dollar after its rival repeatedly rejected...open offering to investors of Family Dollar Stores Inc. for $80 per share...another discounter, Dollar Tree.Family Dollar, based in Matthews, N.C...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-10/dollar-general-launches-ho
Family Dollar surveillance shows burglar taking detergent, Coca-Cola

...Milledgeville Road store to steal laundry detergent on Aug. 31.Surveillance video showed a man pry open the front doors of Family Dollar, 2310 Milledgeville Road, and leave with five boxes of Gain and one Coca-Cola. The same man returned to the store...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-09/family-dollar-surveill