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Eldorado Family Dollar to host grand opening Saturday

  • Eldorado's new Family Dollar has its grand opening Saturday.

    Eldorado's new Family Dollar has its grand opening Saturday.

By Travis DeNeal
updated: 6/19/2020 2:13 PM

ELDORADO -- Eldorado's new Family Dollar on Wednesday announced its plans for its grand opening Saturday.

Family Dollar is a well-known small format and convenience retailer. The new location is at 1021 US Highway 45, Eldorado.

In addition to its broad assortment of necessities, the store will carry $1 Dollar Tree merchandise. It also will feature additional freezers and coolers and an expanded selection of food, beauty and essentials, household products and seasonal items, according to a news release.

"Family Dollar is proud to be a part of the Eldorado community and we are excited to welcome existing and new customers to our new store," Jim Van Slyke, Family Dollar spokesman, said. "The store will provide even greater values and convenience to our shoppers."

A store of this size typically employs six to 10 associates. Interested applicants can apply online at or by visiting the store location.

Family Dollar stores are open seven days a week and offer everyday items for the entire family in an easy-to-shop neighborhood location.

About Family Dollar

For 60 years, Family Dollar has been providing value and convenience to customers in easy-to-shop neighborhood locations. Family Dollar's mix of name brands, and quality, private brand merchandise appeals to shoppers in about 8,000 stores in rural and urban settings across 46 states. Helping families save on the items they need with everyday low prices creates a strong bond with customers who refer to their neighborhood store as "my Family Dollar." Family Dollar is a wholly owned subsidiary of Dollar Tree Inc. headquartered in Chesapeake, Virginia. For more information, visit