In a Facebook post
Monday the SuperValu store announced it will be closing after
nearly 27 years of
Over the course
of the last several months, I have
been faced with a very difficult decision to make regarding the store. In light of recent
events and information that I have received,
I have decided it is the best interest of the community, the business, and our
employees for McArthur SuperValu to close,” Ferguson said.
Ferguson said deciding to close was very emotional and that business conditions made stating open a challenge.
the sadness that
this decision carries; however, it simply is not feasible for us to continue.
Tom and our family opened this store together in 1986, and it
has rema ined a Ferguson
family business since his
passing," Ferguson said. "It has been a joy to serve the community these 27 years. We are
extremely appreciative of those who have
supported us since our
inception, and we will greatly
miss our loyal customers and employees with whom we have
developed cherished relationships.”
will remain open
during regular hours until inventory is sold out until Aug. 31 though bill
payments, Western Union, personal
checks and related services will be limited.