Mount Vernon News
Mount Vernon News
November 24, 2012 6:34 am EST




  • “Yes, and I’m done. I’m just buying a tree for my mom.”

    Sabrina Wicker, Fredericktown
  • “Yes, we found what we needed. We’ve done some of our shopping online before this.”

    Jamie Breckler, Howard
  • “Most of what we have is sales stuff. We’re trying to get clothing set aside for layaway for winter wearing and for gifts.”

    Frank Fortney, Loudonville
  • “I got exactly what I wanted — [surprise gift not identified] for my kids. I thought they were starting to pass them out at 6:30 p.m. last night so I got there at 5:30, and they didn’t start passing them out until 10:30 p.m. But I stayed because I didn’t want to lose my place in line.”

    Jessica Ervin, Mount Vernon
  • “We’re just now starting to buy for kids in our church [Covenant Christian Church of God]. We did fundraisers this year to raise money and we’re buying for the children and their parents. We bought what we wanted here.”

    Debra Devore, Mount Vernon
  • “I have seven grandkids and I did get what I wanted. ‘Look at this dinosaur.’ We’ve even been to Polaris today and came back to Mount Vernon. It was awful down there — you stood in line for an hour. It’s better here.”

    Karen Williamson, Marengo

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