Progress made in grocery store search for St. John

It’s been almost a year since the only grocery store in St. John closed its doors for good, leaving the community and area without a place to shop for food. A year later, the community seems poised to move forward in finding a new grocer to locate in the community.

According to Stafford County Economic Development Director Carolyn Dunn, the decision has been made to build a new larger building that would be leased to a new store owner or grocery chain.

(Read more: Great Bend Post)