Luminant Mining Co. is laying off 80 workers as it closes three Northeast Texas coal mines, company and workforce officials said Monday.
The layoffs are set to take effect April 29 at Luminant’s Winfield Mine in Titus County, its Monticello Mine south of Mount Pleasant and its Thermo Mine near Sulphur Springs in Hopkins County.
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