MILLEDGEVILLE — The ceremonial first ribbon was officially cut Monday on the newest Hobby Lobby store. The Milledgeville location marks the arts and crafts retail chain’s 26th store in Georgia. Hobby Lobby is located in the Heritage Walk Shopping Center’s former Kroger location. Departments include floral, fabric, needle art, custom framing, baskets, home accents, wearable art, arts and crafts, jewelry and scrapbooking and paper crafting supplies. Store hours are Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., and all Hobby Lobby stores are closed on Sunday.
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