Officials announce closing date for Joplin Sears

The Sears sign at the Joplin location.

JOPLIN, Mo. – An official closing date has been set for the Joplin Sears.

Company officials say the last day the store will be open is Sunday, February 16th. The closing of the store was announced in November of last year. A company spokesperson would not comment on how many people were employed at the Joplin location.