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Jonesboro retail store to close in December

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

This Black Friday shopping experience will be the last for shoppers of Kmart in Jonesboro.

Sears Holdings confirmed to Region 8 News that the 2010 South Caraway location will begin liquidation Thursday. The store will then close in mid-December, according to a company spokesperson.

"We have been strategically and aggressively evaluating our store space and productivity, and have accelerated the closing of unprofitable stores as previously announced," the company said in a statement.

The company would not elaborate on how many employees would be terminated.

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