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March 17, 2004

Fitzgerald -- A new Super Walmart in Fitzgerald will bring hundreds of jobs and pump millions into the local economy.

The big store opened this morning. Wal-Mart managers say they've hired more than 400 people and will pour thousands of dollars into projects they say will benefit the community.

"The community has been good to us and we decided to super size it "says Ken Deberry of general manger of the new store.

The store plans to have several special events for shoppers this week including this interactive talking robot and showcase of NASCAR race cars.

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