Struck Sunday Evening with wind gusts to 100 MPH.
Charleston Town Center Mall is marking its 30th year in
business this year, but ice, snow and cold temperatures caused the shopping
center to mark another milestone.
The mall closed for business at 2 p.m. March 3, and Marketing Director Lisa McCracken said
it was only the third time in 25 years the mall had closed early.
McCracken said street-level restaurants had the option to
stay open or to close.
Severe weather caused Huntington Mall in Barboursville to
close at 2 p.m. March 3 as well, out
of concern for the safety of merchants, employees and customers.
Both malls expected to reopen for business March 4 at their