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New Walmart Neighborhood Market creates jobs for Ascension Parish

The new Walmart Neighborhood Market is located in the Galvez community of Ascension Parish. (Source: Brandon Shackelford/WAFB) The new Walmart Neighborhood Market is located in the Galvez community of Ascension Parish. (Source: Brandon Shackelford/WAFB)
PRAIRIEVILLE, LA (WAFB) -

New jobs are now available in one Ascension Parish community thanks to a new Walmart Neighborhood Market.

A grand opening was held Wednesday morning for the store, which is located on LA 42 in the Galvez community.

Officials said the store will be open 24 hours a day and will create up to 95 jobs.

As part of the grand opening, Walmart and the Walmart Foundation presented grants to several community groups in East Ascension.

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