Kmart 4287

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Kmart #4287
Store number4287
LocationKmart Plaza
Address5000 Twin City Highway
CityGroves, Texas
OpenedJuly 23, 1970
ClosedMay 7, 1995
TypeFull-size model pre-1972
Retail floor area84,105 square feet (7,813.6 m2)
Replaced byKmart 4959
Next tenantBig Lots 1077, Family Dollar 3816, 99 Cent Plus Store, and Famous Buffet
Coordinates29°56′27″N 93°56′17″W / 29.94083°N 93.93801°W / 29.94083; -93.93801Coordinates: 29°56′27″N 93°56′17″W / 29.94083°N 93.93801°W / 29.94083; -93.93801

Kmart #4287 was a Kmart discount department store located at Kmart Plaza, 5000 Twin City Highway in Groves, Texas.[1] The store opened on July 23, 1970.[2] In 1985, the store would be remodeled, with a grand reopening ceremony on May 22.[3] The store would be remodeled again in 1992, with a grand reopening ceremony on April 30.[4] The store closed on May 7, 1995, when it was replaced by Kmart 4959.[5]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. K mart Corporation, Sales Taxpayer Search, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.
  2. "Doors of new K mart open Thursday at 9." Port Arthur News, July 22, 1970, p. 1B.
  3. Full-page advertisement, Port Arthur News, May 21, 1985, p. 5A.
  4. Welch, Stacy. "K mart holds grand reopening." Port Arthur News, May 3, 1992, p. 1D.
  5. Hathaway, Jill. "Super Kmart Center set to open its doors." Port Arthur News, May 5, 1995, p. 1A.