J.B. White, Augusta's hometown department store, was added to the south end of AUGUSTA MALL. The store opened in March 1998 and was rebranded as a result of Dillard's 1998 acquisition of Ohio's Mercantile Stores. The Dillard's nameplate replaced the White's brand in February 1999.
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A circa-1998 site plan, which includes the aforementioned J.B. White. It joined the mall as a fifth anchor, increasing the GLA of the shopping facility to approximately 1,286,800 square feet.