Hollie Burdette, left, and Vanessa Pugh, both of Teays Valley, pick out chocolates Tuesday afternoon for a 16-piece box they are buying from Holl's Chocolate at the Capitol Market for Valentine's Day. More than half of gift givers will buy candy for Valentine's Day, which is Thursday.
The Peanut Shoppe owner Adam Kimble said he will sell more chocolate covered peanuts on Valentine's Day than any other treats. More than 70 percent of the candies sold on Valentine's Day are chocolate.
Gazette photo by Kenny Kemp......7,95x5.2......Hollie Burdette(L) and Vanessa Pugh, both of Teays Valley hand select chocolates for a 16 piece box they're buying for Valentines Day.