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Red Lobster says No to Craighead County

August 20, 2005- Posted at 12:30 p.m. CDT

Jonesboro, AR- With no white wine available to wash down that lobster, a restaurant has decided not to open in Jonesboro.

Red Lobster has turned down a request to move to Jonesboro because Craighead County is dry.

However the fast food outlet Chick-Fil-A appears to be committed to the mall at Turtle Creek.

The restaurant does not serve alcohol and closes on Sunday's so its workers can go to church.

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