A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Monday, November 14, for a new Christmas shop in Webster Mills. The Christmas Mercantile, owned and operated by Becky Brackbill, is located in the former Rankin Mellott property at 15856 Great Cove Road. The store features Brackbill’s personal collection of antiques of Christmas past and Euro-style treasures of Christmas present. Open house for the new business will be held November 18-19 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pictured from left are: Becky’s son Zachary Little; Chamber members Brenda Gordon, Ronald Richards, Connie Richards, chamber President Dwight Washabaugh, owner Becky Brackbill cutting ribbon, chamber secretary Sharon Hoopengardner, Connie Burgan and Jewel Palmer. 12p1.jpg