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Walmart in Athens has temporarily changed hours, according to the organization Facebook page at

Starting today, Walmart's hours of operation will be 7 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. daily. 

"Thank you for understanding," the Facebook post reads. "We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause." 

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