Workers lose jobs as Graniteville plant closes

By: Kelsey Barlow Email
By: Kelsey Barlow Email

January 23, 2009

GRANITEVILLE, S.C. -- Employees from the Parkdale Mills tell News 12 about 10 people were laid off Friday at the mill, and another 10 people were laid off Thursday.

According to employees, the plant will close for good in March.
News 12 tried to contact Parkdale, but calls were not returned Friday afternoon.

Parkdale bought the mill in 2006 from Avondale Plants. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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