No Shirts For You - Delta Apparel to cease operations in Maiden

Michelle T. Bernard
O-N-E Reporter

One of Maiden’s largest employers announced that it will be shutting its doors, according to a press release.

Almost 160 textile manufacturing jobs from Maiden’s Delta Apparel (Delta) facility will be shipped to Honduras according to the press release. Employees were notified on Thursday that the plant would be closing.

To read more of this story, pick up the Friday print edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.