Former Economy Tire And Auto At Main And Central Sells For $1.1 Million

Thursday, February 4, 2021

The former Economy Tire and Auto on the Southside has sold for $1.1 million.

The store, which has been closed about two years, is at 900 E Main St.

The sale was to East Main Central Corp. from David and Margaret P. Wilhoite.


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