Four shuttered Dollar Express stores across West Michigan will reopen soon as Dollar General locations.
Four shuttered Dollar Express stores across West Michigan will reopen soon as Dollar General locations. (

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Four shuttered Dollar Express stores across West Michigan will soon reopen as Dollar General locations.

They are among 20 Dollar Express locations across Michigan acquired by the Goodlettsville, Tenn-based retailer in April.

The stores, which closed in June, are expected to open by late fall 2017 following renovations, the company said.

The locations were part of a 330-store package acquired two years ago by Sycamore Partners, a New York private equity firm, that was spun off as part of the 2015 merger of Dollar Tree and Family…