New gift shop opens on Franklin Street - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

New gift shop opens on Franklin Street

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) -

A new gift shop opened its doors on Franklin Street Saturday.

"Sweet Peony" opened for two weeks back in May - but then the owner's 5-year-old had a medical emergency.

She is still recovering at a Cincinnati hospital.

The community is helping out.

People can drink "pink lemonades" at restaurants on Franklin - and the money raised is going to the family.

Right now the store is only open Friday and Saturdays but they plan to extend the hours soon.

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