The new 158,000-square-foot store is located in Sweetwater Square on Edgefield Road and will have about 300 employees, according to a company spokesman. The company also has a location at 1201 Knox Ave. The retail store is a welcomed addition to that area, said North Augusta City Administrator Todd Glover.
Nicholas Williams competed against three others in the 14-to 15-year-old category in the event after going through several levels of the competition. Although he came in fourth, it was still an honor to be ranked amongst the top participants in the nation, he said.