Ribbon cutting held for local florist
Democrat Photo/Lindsay Reed
Carey's Cassville Florist is now located at 200 West St. in Cassville. The florist is open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday and by appointment. Carey Howe, owner of Carey's Cassville Florist, has 17 years of experience as a florist and has owned the business for 11 years. "Our new location provides easier access to businesses," said Howe. "I am very excited about our new location." The shop specializes in florals, both fresh and silk, designer décor items, balloons, plush plants, decorating services, wedding and tux rentals and special occasion services. Delivery is available. The Cassville Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the business' new location on Oct. 25. Pictured above, in the front row, from left, are: Justin Gates, Christy Dunker, Carey Howe, Christine Abramovitz, Sylivia Phillips, Teri Shorter and Mindi Artherton, chamber executive director. Back row: Landon Fletcher, Michelle Bredeson, Judy Hayes, Bob Allen, Elie Gruen, Annette Henderson and Chuck Pilant.