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American Coal lays off 50 employees in Southern IL

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS (KFVS) -

The American Coal Company announced on Wednesday the reduction of its work force in Southern Illinois.

Specifically, American Coal has laid off 44 hourly and six salaried employees, effective immediately.

American Coal will continue to employ approximately 450 people.

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