Monday Night
69°
Rain Showers
79%
Tuesday
78°
Rain Showers Likely
60%
Tuesday Night
60°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
21%
Wednesday
73°
Partly Sunny
7%
Wednesday Night
53°
Mostly Clear
6%
Thursday
76°
Sunny
6%
Thursday Night
56°
Mostly Clear
6%
Friday
78°
Partly Sunny
10%
Friday Night
65°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
28%
Saturday
82°
Chance Thunderstorms
30%
Saturday Night
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Slight Chance Thunderstorms
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Saturday, December 28th, 2013
Photo by Doug Drexler/The Daily Standard

Caitlin Halterman, Coldwater, and her friend, Brittany George, Columbus, look for some after-Christmas bargains at Ace Hardware in Celina on Thursday. Local retailers report the Christmas shopping season was a little better than last year's.

Related online story:
Local merchants are experiencing a bit more holiday cheer this Christmas shopping season with sales slightly higher than 2012.
Retailers say they are happy with the bump, especially since national forecasts called for flat or lower sales compared to last year. [More]
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