The Dollar General on South Heatherwilde Boulevard opened in late August. (Carson Ganong/Community Impact Newspaper)
A new Dollar General store opened in late August at 1500 S. Heatherwilde Blvd., Pflugerville. The Tennessee-based retail chain carries a variety of household essentials, including food, cleaning supplies, over-the-counter medicine and home decor. 737-301-1590. www.dollargeneral.com
Carson became the reporter for the Pflugerville-Hutto edition of Community Impact Newspaper in August 2021. Before joining CI, Carson studied journalism at Texas State University, where he covered San Marcos as a reporter for Texas State's student newspaper, The University Star.