Virginia native buys McCausland grocery

Laurie Finney Beard plans to 'breathe new life' into store

In the weeks following Kay McCausland's death last December, many wondered if the community's last grocery store would remain open.

Not only was Virginia native Laurie Finney Beard certain the community needed a grocery store, she decided it would be up to her to keep it open by acquiring the business. &nbsp;&nbsp;<a href="http://etypeservices.com/Cass%20County%20Star%20GazetteID497/"><span style="font-size: 13px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">To view more, please log in or subscribe to the digital edition.</span></a></p>