Dollar General opens 500th Mississippi store in Tutwiler


Pictured at the Sept. 29 ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Dollar General store in Tutwiler are (from left) Dollar General district manager Steven Haynes, store manager Margaret Terney, training store manager Edna Foster, Tutwiler Ward 4 Alderwoman Diann Pimpton, Tutwiler Mayor Nichole Harris-Rosebud, Tutwiler Police Chief Marion Bedford, Tutwiler Ward 1 Alderwoman Linda Johnson, training store manager Effie Woods, Tutwiler Ward 5 Alderwoman Donnie Cox-Powell, lead sales associate Skyla Watson, assistant store manager Shaqualia Hines and District 30 state Rep. Tracey Rosebud. The grand opening of the Tutwiler store, at 220 Highway 49, marked a growth milestone for the Goodlettsville, Tenn., chain. The Tutwiler location is Dollar General’s 500th store in Mississippi.  (Photo special to The Sun-Sentinel)