One COVID Year Later: Local Salon Survives Through Faith



It’s been over a year since the beginning of the pandemic lockdown. Small businesses such as hair salons and boutiques were forced to close their doors. So what did these small business owner relied on? Small business grants to stay above water and their faith. 


The owner of the Studio 329 Salon Suites, Doug Keetion says that his clients are returning and the same goes for his wife that owner of K’Janee Boutique. 


“I am blessed to be still open because there are a lot of big companies and big stores that have closed and I am still open,” Curtina Kettion said. 


“I am very optimistic about the future as we move into the spring and summer but we cannot let our guard down, we need to get the vaccine, and wear our masks, ” Doug Keetion said.