New Walmart Neighborhood Market opens in Newport News Wednesday

Posted at 10:12 PM, Jan 29, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-29 22:12:00-05

Newport News, Va.—On Wednesday, Newport News residents will have a new place to shop and work.

A new Walmart Neighborhood Market will have a grand opening on Wednesday at 7:30 a.m. on 11214 Jefferson Ave.

The new store will feature a variety of fruits and vegetables, cakes and bread as well as meats and other food items.

The store will also have a pharmacy with a drive-thru lane.

According to a press release, this opening creates 90 jobs in the area.

There will be a ribbon cutting celebration at 7:30 a.m.

Throughout the day, there will be product samplings, giveaways and other entertainment events.