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Kmart denies North Augusta closure; commission OKs plan to redevelop site

Hours after Kmart officials denied "unsubstantiated rumors...314 E. Martintown Road by replacing the Kmart with at least four new retailers. Toronto-based...director, Scott Sterling.A statement from a Kmart spokesman earlier in the day denied the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-19/kmart-denie
North Augusta could lose Kmart, gain new retailers

...Martintown Road by replacing an existing Kmart with at least four new retailers. The...replacing the 110,000-square-foot Kmart space. An additional 2,000-square-foot...When reached by phone, North Augusta Kmart manager Michael Sosby said he could not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-18/north-augus
Sears 4Q loss narrows, sales slide as business shifts

...Estates, Illinois-based company, which runs Kmart and its namesake stores, has been closing...billionaire hedge fund manager, combined Sears and Kmart in 2005, about two years after he helped bring Kmart out of bankruptcy. But the retail landscape...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-26/sears-4q-loss-narrows-sale
Man, 52, stole cash from Augusta Kmart, deputies say

...from an Augusta store Saturday, deputies say.About 8:15 a.m., Richmond County sheriff's deputies were called to the Kmart store at 1647 Gordon Highway in reference to a theft, according to a statement from the department.Deputies learned that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-25/man-52-stole-cash-augu
Linda Holmes

...Ms. Holmes, daughter of the late Truman and Juanita Walters Roberts, was a native of St. Paul, NC. She retired from Kmart as a layaway clerk. She was preceded in death by her son, Johnny Powell, her brother, Jackie Roberts, and her sister...

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Area Kmart stores survive

Kmart Corp.'s four stores in the Augusta-Aiken...closures, the company announced today. Kmart will close 284 underperforming stores nationwide...Silver Bluff Road. A company spokesman said Kmart will continue to evaluate these stores...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/08/met_337381.shtml
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Kmart files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

DETROIT -- Kmart Corp., known for its BlueLight Special...shelter from creditors under Chapter 11. Kmart has struggled in the fiercely competitive...weeks lowered their credit ratings for Kmart. The filing comes a day after a major...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/23/bus_334395.shtml
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Kmart files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

DETROIT -- Kmart Corp., known for its BlueLight Special...shelter from creditors under Chapter 11. Kmart has struggled in the fiercely competitive...weeks lowered their credit ratings for Kmart. The filing comes a day after a major...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/22/met_334239.shtml
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Kmart to close Aiken store

DETROIT -- Kmart Corp. will close 326 stores and cut 30...April 30, the retailer said Tuesday. The Kmart in Aiken, S.C., is one of the stores...Rico, are subject to court approval. Kmart is scheduled to appear in U.S. Bankruptcy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/15/bus_364353.shtml
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Kmart struggles to survive, as competitors gain ground

...light bulbs and other basics at her local Kmart, while driving 30 minutes to Target for...after a trip to buy picture frames at Kmart turned out to be an exercise in futility. She hasn't gone back. "When I was at Kmart, there was clutter everywhere. The merchandise...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/25/bus_340774.shtml
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