MARSHALL, TX (KSLA) - The redevelopment of the former "Marshall Mall" will lead to new jobs at revamped "Marshall Place" in east Texas.
When the stores begin hiring, they will hire anywhere from 35 to 50 full-time employees earning at least $15 per hour. Stores will also hire for part-time positions at more than $10 per hour.
Construction is still underway and will continue for several months, according to Corey Smith, communication and HR coordinator for the City of Marshall. Opening dates have not been set.
Marshall Mayor Larry Hurta stated in the release the following:
The manager of the newly renamed Marshall Place, Carolyn Dean, stated the anchor stores will greatly benefit the mall.
Hobby Lobby owns five locations in the ArkLaTex, including stores in Shreveport, Bossier City, Longview and Texarkana Texas.
The closest Ollie's Bargain Barn is located in Natchez, Mississippi.