"All North Carolina operations of a chicken processor
bought out of bankruptcy earlier this year are closing,
leaving more than 1,000 people jobless.
...the closure of the Townsend plants in Siler City and Mocksville
also ends contracts with about 200 chicken farmers in four counties. T
he plants will close by early October.
The company employs about 550 people at its Siler City operations,
and 476 people in Mocksville."