Lynn Barber unpacks a box of candles to place on the shelves of the Stockton Mercantile

Lynn Barber unpacks a box of candles to place on the shelves of the Stockton Mercantile on Thursday in Rocheport. The store has been owned by Barber’s family since 1975. Despite the risk of flooding, the store has remained open and received more traffic on Thursday than over the past several weeks.

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