By Carol Vaughn —
The owners of the Village General Store in Pungoteague will retire in July, after owning and operating the store nearly 25 years.
Billy Huffman, who owns and operates the business with his wife, Evelyn, bought the general store from the previous owner, Gary Parker, in 1996.
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