GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.– Dollar General’s newest store at 745 Purdytown Turnpike (Route 590) in the Lakeville area is now open.

In its new location, Dollar General will offer area residents a convenient new place to shop for everyday essentials at low prices.

Dollar General will celebrate the store’s official grand opening on Saturday, August 12 at 8 a.m. with free prizes and special deals.  Additionally, the first 50 adult shoppers at the store will receive a $10 Dollar General gift card and the first 200 shoppers will receive a Dollar General tote bag with complimentary product samples, among other giveaways.

The store is open seven days a week, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

The new store building is situated in Uswick, just east of Lakeville, about five miles from Hawley Borough. It has 7,236 square feet of retail space.

What they offer

“Dollar General is committed to delivering a pleasant shopping experience that includes a convenient location, a wide assortment of merchandise and great prices on quality products,” said Dan Nieser, Dollar General’s senior vice president of real estate and store development.  “We hope our area customers will enjoy shopping at Dollar General’s new location.”

Dollar General stores offer convenience and value to customers by providing a focused selection of national name brands and private brands of food, housewares, seasonal items, cleaning supplies, basic apparel and health/beauty products. The store’s fresh layout is designed to make shopping simple for customers.  Seasonal products are displayed in the center of the store, departments are easily recognizable with visible signage and coolers are conveniently located at the front of the store.

Dollar General gives its customers more than everyday low prices on basic merchandise.  Dollar General is deeply involved in the communities it serves and is an ardent supporter of literacy and education. At the cash register of every Dollar General store, customers interested in learning how to read, speak English or prepare for their high school equivalency test can pick up a brochure with a postage-paid reply card that can be mailed in for a referral to a local organization that offers free literacy services. Since its inception in 1993, the Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded more than $127 million in grants to nonprofit organizations, helping nearly more than 7.9 million individuals take their first steps toward literacy or continued education. For more information about the Dollar General Literacy Foundation and its grant programs, visit

Traditional Dollar General stores employ approximately six to 10 people, depending on the need. 
Dollar General opened a store in Hawley in August 2015, and that fall in Beach Lake.
Dollar General stores has several other stores in Wayne County, at the Route 6 Plaza, near Honesdale; in Lake Ariel; Hamlin; Waymart and Newfoundland.

Pike County stores are located just outside Milford Borough, and Dingmans Ferry.
Other nearby store locations include Port Jervis and Eldred, NY; Carbonale, Mount Cobb, Moscow, Mount Pocono, Pocono Summit, Tannersville, Marshalls Creek and East Stroudsburg.Anyone interested in joining the Dollar General team may visit the Career section at