Dollar General Corporation
Apr 2, 2003

Dollar General to Present at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Conference

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Apr 2, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) will make a presentation to the investment community at the SunTrust Robinson Humphrey 32nd Annual Institutional Investor Conference on Monday, April 7, 2003, beginning at 4:25 p.m. EDT. A Web cast of the Company's presentation will be available at www.dollargeneral.com.

Dollar General is a Fortune 500® discount retailer with 6,192 stores in 27 states as of February 28, 2003. The Company is headquartered in Goodlettsville, Tennessee, with distribution centers in Scottsville, Kentucky; Ardmore, Oklahoma; South Boston, Virginia; Indianola, Mississippi; Fulton, Missouri; Alachua, Florida; and Zanesville, Ohio. Dollar General's Web site can be reached at www.dollargeneral.com.

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

http://www.dollargeneral.com