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Golden Corral Opens on Macarthur Drive

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - A new place for Cenla families to eat opened it's doors on Macarthur Drive in Alexandria.


Golden Corral was welcoming hungry visitors during it's soft open and the lines were out the door. 

The North Carolina based restaurant chain hired more than 100 employees locally.  

Managers say they are excited to see the positive impact the business brings to the area.  

"We actually got a thousand applications and of those applications we actually hired 142 employees, we also have a four person management team so economically it brings work to the Alexandria area so that's just very exciting," said Lisa DeBose.

Golden Corral plans to hold their grand opening and ribbon cutting on January 6th. 

The restaurant is located on MacArthur Drive near the intersection of Highway 28 West.

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