Expanded James Island Walmart opens Wednesday


CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) - The Walmart in James Island held its grand opening ceremony Wednesday morning for the store's expansion.

The 140,000 square foot store will create more than 105 new jobs and will be open 24 hours.

"We're so excited. We have a lot of new things going on. We will be opening our fresh areas - the meat department, produce, bakery, and deli," said James Island Walmart Manager, Frankie.

The expansion has been in the works for over a year.