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Back-to-school buying
Tax holiday missed, but school sales likely brisk
Store manager Larry Wilkerson, below, said children’s clothing is a large draw this time of year at Kohl's. - photo by Autumn McBride
Students and parents aren’t the only ones preparing for a new school year. Area retailers are ready to meet families’ back-to-school needs as Forsyth County students head back to the classroom Aug. 11. "It is very much like a big holiday in that it involves a lot different areas of the store, from the school supplies to clothing to grocery items," said Steve Reid, manager of the Cumming Super Target on Market Place Boulevard.