Retailers have sales on items for dorms

As summer vacation winds down, many college students are packing up to return to school. Several retailers have sales on dorm and apartment items, from towels and comforters to microwaves and computers. Here are a few deals:



TARGET: Sale ends Saturday

Room Essentials fast dry bath towel: $4

Room Essentials twin T-shirt soft jersey sheet set: $17

Sunbeam microwave: $44

Emerson 4.5 cubic foot refrigerator: $99

Room Essentials futon: $99

Room Essentials twin comforter: $16.99

Sunbeam classic iron: $17.99

Acer Aspire One 15.6-inch notebook: $329

Texas Instruments TI 30XIIS scientific calculator: $9


BIG LOTS: Sale ends Saturday

Bed-In-A-Bag (twin, full or queen): $29.99

Drawer rolling carts: $20

Home organization (crates, wastebaskets, stacking bins and shower caddies): $3 each

Microwave (1.4 cubic feet): $69

Computer desk: $45


WALMART: Sale ends Saturday

One-subject notebook: 17 cents each

Sterilite file crate: $3.47

Washcloths (18-pack): $4

Texas Instruments 30XA scientific calculator: $8.44

Compaq Presario laptop: $248

Hamilton Beach microwave (0.7 cubic feet): $39

Hamilton Beach microwave (1.1 cubic feet): $65

Three-shelf bookcase: $15.84

Shower set with curtain and rings: $11.96

Black & Decker refrigerator (1.7 cubic feet): $58.84

Bisell 3-in-1 Stick Vac: $14.84


KMART: Sale ends Saturday, customers must be Shop Your Way Rewards members to receive deals

Cannon 8-pack cotton washcloths: $2.49

18 gallon tote: $4.49

Portable shower caddy: $4.99

Lifetime 26-inch personal table: $19.99

Essential Home Manor bath towels: $2.75

Cannon 200-thread count fitted or flat sheet: $5.99 twin

Cruz futon: $99.99

Kenmore microwave (1.1 cubic feet): $89.99

Cannon reversible comforter: $17.99 twin

Four-drawer dresser, five-drawer chest or nightstand: $29.99

Elite five-piece luggage set: $69.99


OFFICE DEPOT: Sale ends Saturday

Office Depot spiral one-subject notebooks: 1 cent each

SAVE $919

Today’s Augusta Chronicle has $919 in coupons. This includes $349.50 in SmartSource, $55.50 in RedPlum, $450 in Parade, $13 at Walgreens, $15 at Dick’s Sporting Goods, $5 at Staples and $10 at Sears.

The SmartSource insert has a coupon to save $1.50 on any one package of Huggies diapers. It expires Sept. 8.