Sanderson Farms to hold job fair Wednesday

FAIRMONT — Sanderson Farms, which opened a chicken-processing plant near St. Pauls in January that is expected to employ as many as 1,100 employees whe fully operating, will be looking for workers during a job fair on Wednesday.

It will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 2 in the courtroom at Town Hall.

Human resources officials from the Mississippi-based company will be present to offer and accept job applications and offer employment advice to job seekers.

For information, call Fairmont Commissioner Charles Kemp at 910-740-0277 or 910-628-7362.