LANCASTER, PA — Lancasteronline.com reports that Armstrong World Industries is cutting 500 to 600 jobs at five manufacturing plants across North America, effective within the next 90 days. Hardwood flooring plants in Jackson, TN; West Plains, MO; Center, TX and Vicksburg, MS are affected, as well as a vinyl flooring plant in Montreal, Quebec .

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