Dollar General announced Thursday it is currently under construction on new stores in Hampden and Eddington.

The Hampden store will be located at 674 Main Rd. North. The Eddington store will be located at 1030 Main Rd. Both have anticipated grand opening celebrations scheduled for winter 2017.

The Tennessee-based discount store recently opened a store in Glenburn.

The Hampden and Eddington stores will be the eleventh and twelfth stores in Maine, according to the chain’s website.

The stores will employ approximately six to 10 employees. Anyone interested may apply online at