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Hundreds Of Fayetteville Workers To Get Pink Slips

Posted October 21, 2004 2:17 a.m. EDT

— Hundreds of people in Fayetteville will soon be out of work.

Black & Decker plans to layoff more than 300 workers by year's end.

The company is laying off workers as part of a restructuring plan.

The announcement comes a day after Black and Decker announced plans to close its Ashe County plant.