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    THRIFT STORE -- The Council Grove Community Thrift Store features a wide variety of clothing, books, toys, videos, DVDs, music and more at low prices. The proceeds are donated to a variety of community organizations and towards ten $1,000 scholarships eac
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    Vicki Elstun “Business has increase lot

Little Community Thrift Store Has Done Big Things Since 1975

Council Grove’s Community Thrift Store might be small in stature, but that has never stopped it from accomplishing big things and it will accomplish another big thing next year when it turns 45.

The Community Thrift Store was started in 1975 by Helen Buchman and operated in the basement of the old Council Grove Methodist Church. It later moved the basement of Buchman’s home until it could be re-opened at a location on the corner of South Mission and Hall streets.

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Council Grove Republican

P.O. Box 237

302 W. Main

Council Grove, KS 66846

Phone: (620) 767-5123

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