Weigel’s hopes to open it’s first convenience store in Kingsport and the greater Tri-Cities area in a couple of months.
The new store will be located in Allandale at the intersection of Highway 11W and Lewis Lane.
Company officials are shooting for an opening date in mid-June. A ribbon-cutting will take place in the weeks following.
The Powell, Tennessee-based company operates dozens of stores in East Tennessee, mainly in and around the Knoxville area.
Weigel’s does have a location in Greeneville on Tusculum Boulevard.