Controversial Store Open – Transylvania County, NC
Last updated 7/15/2020 at 3:41pm
After months of contention, the new Dollar General store has officially opened for business on the Greenville Highway.
The construction of the store, the sixth Dollar General in Transylvania County, was a hot-button issue, particularly among those who lived in the Becky Mountain Road or Cedar Mountain community.
Citizen groups quickly formed when construction of the new store was announced late last year. Those groups took their fight to county administrators, but without zoning regulations in the county, there was little to be done to prevent the new store from being built. The biggest c...