Rue21 Closing some Stores

Privately held company retailer, rue21 is closing about one-third of its stores nationwide as it focuses more on its online business. The company will close nearly 400 stores, leaving it with more than 700 stores in 48 states. In Southwest Virginia, the rue21 locations in Christiansburg, Galax and South Boston will all be closing; however, the Danville, Lynchburg, Martinsville and Roanoke stores will remain open.