Dollar General Corporation
Jun 12, 2003

Dollar General to Present at Three Investor Conferences in June

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Jun 12, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) will present to the investment community at three upcoming conferences in June. Webcasts of each presentation can be accessed live on Dollar General's Web site at by clicking on the home page spotlight item. The replay of each conference will be available for one week after the original presentation. The following is a list of the conferences and the dates and times of Dollar General's presentations:

    Conference                           Date                  Time
    Credit Suisse First Boston's         Tuesday, June 17      2:00 p.m. EDT
    Fourth Annual Retail, Apparel,
    Supermarket/Drugstore, Restaurant
    and REIT Conference

    Wachovia Securities'                 Tuesday, June 24      2:00 p.m. EDT
    Nantucket Equity

    William Blair & Company's            Wednesday, June 25    3:20 p.m. EDT
    23rd Annual Growth
    Stock Conference

Dollar General is a Fortune 500® discount retailer with 6,379 neighborhood stores in 27 states as of May 30, 2003. Dollar General stores offer convenience and value to customers, by offering consumable basics, items that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids and cleaning supplies, as well as an appealing selection of basic apparel, housewares and seasonal items at everyday low prices. The typical Dollar General store has 6,700 square feet of selling space and is located within five miles of its target customers.

SOURCE Dollar General Corporation

investors, Emma Jo Kauffman, +1-615-855-5525, or media, Andrea Ewin Turner, +1-615-855-5209, both of Dollar General Corporation