Construction on the newest Dollar General store in Halifax County is now underway in Turbeville.
Located at the intersection of Highway 58 and Melon Road, this store will be the eighth one in the county.
According to construction superintendent, Matt Winebarger, from Rhetson Companies in West End, North Carolina, Dollar General wants to move into the new facility on May 7 with a tentative opening date on May 13, if construction continues on schedule.
Dunavant Engineering and Construction, Inc. of Halifax will be in charge of completing the site work, and James Coleman will be completing the masonry.
Other Dollar General stores located in the county are in Halifax, Volens, Scottsburg, Cluster Springs, Riverdale, Centerville and one at the intersection of Mountain Road at Chatham Road.