The Illinois Centre Star Mall in Marion, Illinois is a focal point in the community, but it is shrinking.
While the sunshine is really helping to improve road conditions, drivers say it is not so much the weather they are worried about, but other people out on the road.
Just like Wednesday drivers stood stranded on I-24 for about 12 hours Thursday night.
A 50 mile stretch of I-24 was closed for about 12 hours.
Snow made it difficult for firefighters to fight a trailer fire. No one was inside.