Casey’s opens in Gravette

KNWA

Casey's General Store opens its doors in Gravette after years of planning and months of building

GRAVETTE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) – Casey’s General Store opens its doors in Gravette after years of planning and months of building.

Mayor Kurt Maddox says business is off to a good start. He anticipates it’ll attract even more business once construction on the bypass is complete.

He says the opening is not only a sign of the town’s growth – but it also helps generate more sales tax dollars.

“Anything you can get in that helps your sales tax, of course, helps what we can do for the community – including roads, sidewalks, parks,” Maddox said.

He says CDC protocols are in place – employees are wearing masks and you’ll need to practice social distancing inside.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Video

Local News Video

FOX24 Video

DON'T MISS

More Don't Miss

Mega Millions & Powerball Numbers