AUBURN, Ala. (AP) – Four Alabama cities will be looking to fill a hole in their retail economy following a decision by J.C. Penney Co. The store chain is closing stores in Auburn, Bessemer, Gadsden and Jasper as it shuts down 138 locations nationwide. An executive with the company that owns the Auburn Mall, Jim […]
Keep an eye out for great bargains this week. Holiday season shopping numbers haven't lived up to expectations - and that has both online and brick-and-mortar retailers scrambling to squeeze a few more dollars out of bargain-hungry Americans.