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Family Dollar rejects Dollar General bidFamily Dollar...the deal to pass antitrust regulators. Family Dollar's board said it supports its existing deal to be acquired by Dollar Tree.Family Dollar Stores Inc. Chairman and CEO Howard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-21/business-news
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
Wal-Mart cuts profit outlook

...also could put more pressure on Wal-Mart. The dollar-store chain announced last month that it's buying rival Family Dollar for $8.5 billion, significantly broadening its reach.In February, Wal-Mart announced that it will more than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-08-14/wal-mart-cuts-prof
Rants & Raves

...restaurants are supposed to serve all the people. RAVES TO THE FINE gentleman in Harlem who has a trailer place at the Family Dollar parking lot. He is wonderful man, and I thank him for the ride. THE MAN BLOCKING all the cars during rush hour this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-06/rants-raves
Baby left in car; mom charged

...Joshua said she left the baby in the vehicle alone for less than 10 minutes while she and another woman went into Family Dollar, according to an incident report. The mother said she did not want to disturb the sleeping child.After returning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-05/baby-left-car-mom-char
Another parent charged with leaving child unattended in vehicle in Augusta

...woman was charged similarly after she left her 6-month-old alone in the car while she shopped at the Broad Street Family Dollar.In June, 20-year-old Alicia Manigault left her 2-week-old son under a blanket in his car seat in the rear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-06/another-parent-charged
Armed man robs Belvedere business

An armed man robbed a Family Dollar in Belvedere at gunpoint Sun day afternoon.About 2:55 p.m., Aiken County sheriff's deputies were called to the store...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-03/armed-man-robs-belvede
Dollar Tree buys Family Dollar

...it is buying rival discounter Family Dollar for $8.5 billion, significantly...and pressures profit margins. Family Dollar is far more flexible in its pricing...various price points.Still, Family Dollar, which has more than 8,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-28/dollar-tree-buys-family-do
Store Manager Aiken South Carolina Job in Aiken 29801, South Carolina US | Monster.com

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Biz bits

...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...shareholder. According to Icahn's letter, he met Wednesday with Family Dollar CEO Howard Levine.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-19/biz-bits