Fourth of July

July Fourth event shooting causes panic in Philadelphia

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Debris left in the street as people fled as gunshots rang out on the Parkway during the July 4th show in Philadelphia on Monday, July 4, 2022. (Steven M. Falk/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Scores of people watching a fireworks show in Philadelphia ran for cover when gunshots rang out, forcing them to leave behind strollers and other personal items as they sought refuge from…

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The 41st Annual Wesson Memorial Run hosted today

303 views – Janae Jordan – 2022-07-04 20:26:46

This started off on the humid side but the steamy weather didn’t keep people from getting out and running in the 41st Annual Wesson Memorial .

More than 400 runners laced up this morning for the 2 mile run.

The kids’ course was only a quarter of a mile.

Many of the participants showed up in their red, white, and blue — eager to get in a good run before indulging in any cookouts.


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Staying safe this Fourth of July

137 views – Rick Gogreve – 2022-07-04 17:41:07

With the celebrations tonight comes extra awareness from emergency services.

25 spoke with Fire Chief Pat Sullivan to learn how firework celebrations impact his team.

Chief Sullivan says while it is not common to see many firework accidents happening down here along the coast, it is still possible.

He says the most important key in staying safe while using is to take as many…

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Where to see Fourth of July fireworks near Jackson, Mississippi

276 views – Mississippi – 2022-06-27 21:00:28

weekend is this weekend and several cities in the Jackson metropolitan area are planning celebrations.

Below is a round-up of fireworks celebrations for the Fourth of July weekend to help you celebrate 

1. Smith Wills Stadium

The City of Jackson will celebrate the Fourth of July with a fireworks show at 5 p.m. Saturday, July 2, at Smith…

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Fun Patriotic Cocktails for the Fourth of July


by Kathryn Winter, Our Mississippi Home

Red, white, and boozy, these July 4th-inspired cocktails will get your Independence Day rockin’…

This one is like a grownup rocket pop! (

For the Blue Slush Layer: 2 cups ice, 2 oz. Blue Curacao, 1 cup homemade lemonade

For the White Slush Layer: 2 cups ice, 2 oz. Smirnoff Red, White & Berry, 1 cup homemade lemonade

For the Red Slush Layer: 1 ¼ cups…

This article first on Our Mississippi Home.

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City of Biloxi continues debates about fireworks

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The City Council discussed today making legal inside the city limits on the , New Year’s Eve, and in association with the annual Tet Celebration.

The issue was originally on the council agenda on December 29th, but was tabled three times. Currently, it is unlawful to light fireworks or posses…

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Pensacola finds more walk-off magic on Fourth of July

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So here was how the Blue Wahoos first home game in eight years unfolded Sunday.

A walkoff win on a bases-loaded walk to Riley Mahan, after trailing 4-3 in the 10th inning, for a 5-4 win against the Shuckers. It completed a weekend trio of wins amid sellout crowds for three days.

But that was just part of it.

Then a…

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Hank Williams Jr. and a few rowdy friends — not to mention thousands of fans — celebrate Fourth of July in Mississippi concert – Magnolia State Live

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Hank Williams Jr. and a few rowdy friends — not to mention thousands of fans — celebrate Fourth of July in Mississippi concert

Published 7:04 am Monday, July 5, 2021

Hank Willams Jr. brought a few rowdy friends and…

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Families hit Biloxi beach ready to celebrate Fourth of July in


, Miss. (WLOX) – got off to a sparkling start Sunday. Sunshine glistened off the Mississippi Sound. The beachfront quickly filled up with visitors and many agreed there’s nothing like a holiday celebration on the beach with loved ones.

Families hit the beach with one thing in common.

“We’re just down here for…

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Coast businesses adapt to worker shortage during holiday


, Miss. (WLOX) – Federal unemployment benefits ended in Mississippi June 12th, but many business are still struggling to find employees to meet the growing demand.

And this shortage is especially difficult for those in the industry as they are looking to get slammed for the holidays. Sharkheads souvenir shop in…

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