Dollar General Corporation
Mar 3, 2010

Dollar General Corporation to Webcast Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2009 Financial Results on March 31

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Mar 03, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) plans to report its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 29, 2010, on Wednesday, March 31, 2010.

In connection with the announcement, Rick Dreiling, chairman and chief executive officer, and David Tehle, chief financial officer, will host a conference call on Wednesday, March 31, 2010, at 9:00 a.m. CDT/10:00 a.m. EDT.

If you wish to participate, please call (866) 710-0179 at least 10 minutes before the conference call is scheduled to begin. The pass code for the conference call is "Dollar General." The call will also be broadcast live online at www.dollargeneral.com under "Investor Information, Conference Calls and Investor Events." A replay of the conference call will be available through Wednesday, April 14, 2010 and will be accessible online or by calling (334) 323-7226. The pass code for the replay is 17426220.

About Dollar General Corporation

Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 70 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!(R) by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, house wares and seasonal items at low everyday prices in convenient neighborhood locations. With more than 8,800 stores in 35 states, Dollar General has more retail locations than any retailer in America. In addition to high quality private brands, Dollar General sells products from America's most-trusted manufacturers such as Procter & Gamble, Kimberly-Clark, Unilever, Kellogg's, General Mills, Nabisco, Hanes, PepsiCo and Coca-Cola. Learn more about Dollar General at www.dollargeneral.com.

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