Goody's Family Clothing (Nasdaq/NM: GDYS) has announced plans to open a new store in Vicksburg, Mississippi. The opening is scheduled for Wednesday, November 22, 2000.

As part of an effort to strengthen its presence in the Mississippi area, Goody's is adding a 20,269 sq ft store to Vicksburg's Pemberton Square Mall. This brings the total number of stores Goody's operates in Mississippi to nine.

About Goody's
With headquarters in Knoxville, Tennessee, Goody's is a retailer of moderately-priced fashion apparel operating stores in the 18 states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Louisiana, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.