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Roses discount store reopens in Ozark

The Roses discount store in Ozark reopened Thursday in its original location after being demolished during a tornado in 1984.

The building was unoccupied for several years. Wal-Mart was placed there for a brief period of time before moving.

Ozark Mayor Billy Blackwell said the shopping center is almost at capacity after a developer purchased and renovated the property. Blackwell said this is great for the city.

The store brings 40 new jobs to the city

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