The following activites have been planned for celebrating Independence Day this year.
The Max Deen and Ernest J. Parker Pools will be holding a celebration on July 3 from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hotdogs and drinks will be provided.
On July 4 the annual fireworks sponsored by the Appling County Board of Commissioners will begin at dark at the Appling County Young Farmers Tractor Pull Track, located across from the Appling County Recreation Complex on County Farm Road.
The Baxley News-Banner will be closed in celebration of Independence Day on Friday, July 4 and will reopen on Monday, July 7 at 8:30 a.m. The deadline for the July 9 issue will be Thursday, July 3 at 5:00 p.m.