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Yawn's Books Leaving Main Street

Although the bookstore will close up shop, the Canton business hopes to expand its other enterprises.

After an eight year run as one of the most prominent businesses along Main Street in Canton, Yawn's Books & More will be closing in December.

The closure does not mean the end of Yawn's, however; the bookkeeping, publishing and book club aspects of the old bookstore will be transferred to a new location once a suitable property is found.  

“The only thing we’re doing is closing the physical bookstore,” owner Farris Yawn told the Cherokee Tribune.

With the store's closure penciled in for Christmas Eve, 2013 will be a time for Yawn to expand his publishing business, which has already published books from authors in several states.

From now until the store's closure, most merchandise is being sold at discounted prices.

Change For Canton November 27, 2012 at 05:03 PM
Your reverse psychology is not doing any good here. What was the offer to Gene again? Drop the fire district and you would drop the employee issue? Why did you want the fire district dropped so badly? Seems yet again...shady at best.
Bill Bryan November 27, 2012 at 10:07 PM
The deal Sandy, that Gene and I made was that I would drop the employee issue from the agenda for that meeting and he would drop the fire issue from the agenda for that meeting. I did, he did and that was that.
Bill Bryan November 28, 2012 at 12:03 AM
Sandy can you be more specific? I tried watching and honestly it is pretty tedious. At what point on the minute counter was I misbehaving?
Change For Canton November 28, 2012 at 02:35 PM
First of all, again, I am not "Sandy"...secondly, why should any "deals" about the agenda be made? That sounds suspect and shady to me. If an issue needs to be discussed for the betterment of the City, then it should be discussed.
Change For Canton November 28, 2012 at 02:36 PM
How about your little inappropriate poem for starters....

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