Alcohol sales in Murray off to rough start
MURRAY, Ky.--The sale of packaged alcohol in Murray, Kentucky kicked off months earlier than expected, abruptly came to an end, and today they started up again.
Practically all the other stores in Murray have applied for a beer license. The owner of Mack's Beer Store in Puryear, Tennessee, just 9 miles South of Murray. The owner said on Monday his customer flow was about the same, but he knows it won't stay that way as word gets out. He's considering closing that store and retiring.
As for liquor stores and bars; there are eight liquor licenses and seven tavern licenses.