Food Lion Closing Two Stores in Forest & Moneta

Salisbury, NC - Food Lion has announced that two stores in Lynchburg/Roanoke area will close by mid-February.

One store is located in Forest, at the corner of 221 and Perrowville Road. The second is at Lake Center in Moneta on the Franklin County side.

The company says the stores are underperforming. They are on a list of eight stores that will close in Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina.

After the closings, Food Lion will continue to operate 61 stores in the Lynchburg/Roanoke market and 308 stores in Virginia.