K-mart in Auburn to close


On Tuesday the parent company of Sears and K-Mart, Sears Holdings Corp., announced that it would be closing a number of Sears and K-Mart stores in 2012.

Today the company released a partial list of closings.  The K-Mart at 2047 East University Drive in Auburn is one of the stores that will close.

No further details, such as when the closure will take place, are available at this time.

2 other stores in Alabama, a Sears store in Mobile and a K-Mart in Gadsden are also on the list

Sears Holdings said it would update the list as more stores are identified.