New store replaces one that closed 5 years ago

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A new grocery store has opened in Baton Rouge's Mid-City. The Piggly Wiggly grocery store held a soft opening Wednesday.

It is located four blocks east of Foster Drive near Baton Rouge Community College and features a bakery, deli, butcher counter and a pharmacy.

The store's owner, Skip Jones, owns nine Piggly Wiggly stories in Baton Rouge and Lafayette.

The grocery store replaces a Winn-Dixie that closed down in 2005.

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