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Galax Kroger to close

Published On: Jan 19 2014 11:01:20 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 18 2014 06:54:19 PM EST

At today's outdoor rally, supporters said they weren't going away.

Kroger is shutting down its store in Galax in a few months.

The Galax Gazette is reporting that the store on East Stuart Drive will close its doors on March 21st.

Officials made their decision two weeks ago, but made the official announcement yesterday.

They say the store is no longer profitable.  Around 50 workers are being impacted by the closure.

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