Dollar General Offers 10 Percent Discount on Toy Purchases over $75

September 27, 2012

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), September 27, 2012 - Shoppers at Dollar General (NYSE: DG) will save more money on toys this holiday season. Dollar General is offering a 10 percent discount on toy purchases of $75 or more. The discount will be available in all of Dollar General’s 10,000 stores, Sept. 29 – Dec. 24, 2012.

Dollar General Corporation Announces 30.0 Million Share Secondary Offering

September 27, 2012

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), September 27, 2012 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) today announced an underwritten secondary public offering of 30.0 million common shares. The shares are being sold by certain existing shareholders. No shares are being sold by the Company in this offering, and it will not receive any proceeds from the offering. In connection with the offering, certain of the selling shareholders have granted to the underwriters an option to purchase up to 4.5 million additional shares.

Dollar General Offers Customers in North Carolina And South Carolina The Opportunity to Receive Free Tickets to the 2012 Dollar General 300 Race

September 21, 2012

Goodlettsville, Tenn. (September 21, 2012) - Dollar General is offering customers the opportunity to receive two free tickets to the 2012 Dollar General 300 race at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Oct. 12, 2012, simply by purchasing Unilever products. The Dollar General 300 ticket offer kicks-off Sept. 23 and runs through Oct. 11 or while supplies last.

Dollar General Offers Customers Chance to Win in “The Dollar General Million Sweepstakes”

September 13, 2012

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), September 13, 2012 - This fall, Dollar General (NYSE: DG) customers have the chance to win big in “The Dollar General Million Sweepstakes.” The sweepstakes kicks off in stores Saturday, Sept. 15 and runs through Nov. 17, 2012.

Dollar General Corporation Reports Strong Second Quarter Results

September 05, 2012

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), September 05, 2012 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported strong sales, operating profit and net income for its fiscal 2012 second quarter (13 weeks) ended August 3, 2012.

Dollar General Literacy Foundation Awards more than $2 Million in Grants to 564 Schools and Organizations Nationwide

August 27, 2012

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), August 27, 2012 - The Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded Youth Literacy grants totaling more than $2 million to 564 schools and nonprofit organizations throughout its market area. It is estimated that approximately 315,000 youth will be served as a result of these grants.

Dollar General Corporation to Report Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results and Webcast Conference Call on September 5, 2012

August 22, 2012

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), August 22, 2012 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) plans to report its financial results for its fiscal 2012 second quarter ended August 3, 2012, on the morning of Wednesday, September 5, 2012. In connection with the announcement, Rick Dreiling, chairman and chief executive officer, and David Tehle, chief financial officer, will host a conference call on September 5, 2012, at 9:00 a.m. CT/10:00 a.m. ET.

Dollar General Seeks Experienced Workers; Commits to Support AARP’s “Work Reimagined” Program

August 01, 2012

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), August 01, 2012 - Dollar General Corp., (NYSE: DG) today reaffirmed its commitment to experienced workers by supporting the AARP’s “Work Reimagined” program and the 50-plus worker pledge.

Dollar General Helps Employees and Families Build Future with Comprehensive Education Programs

July 24, 2012

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), July 24, 2012 - Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG), the country’s largest retailer by number of stores, has created a new scholarship and education program for its 90,000 employees and their families.

Dollar General Offers Back-to-School Deals

July 19, 2012

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), July 19, 2012 - Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is helping moms, dads and students everywhere make the honor roll when it comes to saving time and money on back-to-school preparations. Whether preparing for college or kindergarten, students will find the gear they need for less at Dollar General.

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