"Bruno's" bankruptcy approved

Birmingham, Ala. (WSFA) -- A bankruptcy judged Wednesday approved Birmingham based Bruno's supermarkets chapter 11 filing.

The grocery chain will auction its assets later this month.  Bruno's hopes to keep as many of their 4,000 workers as possible in their jobs.

Bruno's operates 66 Bruno's and Food World stores in Alabama and the Florida panhandle.

Five locations in our area have closed.