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Does local shopping mean LOCAL? If so, who is local?Posted Wednesday, November 21, 2012, at 9:56 AM
This came fromm another post but since I am not a big shopper it will be good to see everyone else's response. I am not sure how to answer it.
"Since this is a post of random ramblings, and I'm sure you, Steve, are probably the most reliable source to answer my query, I'll say what's on my mind.
Black Friday is coming up, and the economy as a whole is just blah. How many people are gonna be lined up at Wal-Mart, buying their over-priced stuff made in China?
How will that boost our own economy?
I've contemplated buying only from local businesses for Christmas this year, except I only know of a handful of actual Shelbyville businesses.
Can you offer a list of all the area businesses to make my shopping a little easier, Steve? I'd appreciate it. Thanks!
-- Posted by craftin_mom on Wed, Nov 21, 2012, at 7:37 AM
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Steve Mills and his wife have one daughter and live on a farm outside of Bell Buckle. They previously owned two coffee/ice cream shops, currently operate an internet sales company and teach classes, but his primary job involves the paper industry worldwide. Hobbies and interests lie in gardening, photography, recorded music and of course, their pets.
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