Powerplant Marketplace closing Labor Day weekend

Published 12:00 am Thursday, August 26, 2010

There are only three shopping opportunities left for those wishing to take advantage of local produce found at the Powerplant Marketplace.

Open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7 a.m. until noon, Sat., Sept. 4, will mark the close of the produce season, director Rick Neal said.

Otis Royce’s famous red watermelons found a new home with Gantt resident Bill Grissett. | Stephanie Nelson/Star-News