Belk

Belk Says It Will File for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

North Carolina-based department store chain Belk says it will file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. In our area, the company has stores in Montgomery, Prattville, Selma and Auburn. The Charlotte Observer reports that private equity firm Sycamore Partners made the announcement today. The firm owns Belk and says it will continue with “normal operations” as it goes through bankruptcy. Sycamore Partners…

Prattville Police: Suspects in Attempted Theft from Belk Identified

**UPDATE** The Prattville Police Department has notified CrimeStoppers that the two suspects wanted for stealing from Belk have been identified. However, the case is ongoing. CrimeStoppers says that on Friday, February 14, the two suspects wanted for stealing from Belk was identified after an anonymous tip through CrimeStoppers led to their identity. The case is still an ongoing investigation. A…

94 Years Old and Going Strong

As soon as you walk through the front door of Belk at Eastdale Mall one of the first faces you’ll probably see is that of Frances Tidwell, but most people just call her Miss Nita.  Miss Nita is one of the designer handbag specialists at the store. It’s not everyday that you see a 94-year-old clocking 30-hour work weeks, and…