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Laurel Mercantile a “store of curiosity” helping revive downtown Laurel

“It is amazing the kind of life you can live in Mississippi”

 

By BECKY GILLETTE

Three Laurel couples, including one whose HGTV Home Town pilot on renovating historic homes in Laurel had 2.2 million viewers, recently opened a new store downtown, Laurel Mercantile at 414 Front Street, that sells only unique items that have to reach the bar of being such high quality product that they can hardly bear to part with them.

Erin and Ben Napier’s Home Town has been made into a series that will begin airing sometime in the spring of 2017. The other business partners include Emily and Josh Nowell and Mallorie and Jim Rasberry.

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