Belk celebrates 125th anniversary

Belk stores in more than 300 locations across 16 states, including Belk of Conyers Crossroads, will be celebrating the company's 125th anniversary on May 29, the date that William Henry Belk opened his first store in Monroe, N.C. Customers are invited to attend celebration events being planned in each store that will include special decorations, entertainment and refreshments, as well as sales promotions throughout the store. The first 100 customers arriving at each store on May 29 will receive a Belk gift card.-- From staff reports