Local July 4th celebrations


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Happy Fourth of July


LOGAN, W.Va. All three municipalities in Logan County will be hosting July 4th firework displays this weekend.

Man and Logan fireworks were originally set for Monday, July 4, but with inclement weather in the forecast, both towns have changed their display nights. The weather forecast for Independence Day by the National Weather Service is ‘showers likely with possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.’

The Town of Man fireworks show will now be Saturday, July 2nd. The change was made following a meeting between Man Mayor Jim Blevins, Fire Chief Bill Weese and the Pyrotechnic handling the fireworks to ensure that the weather will allow an uninterrupted show. The show will begin between 9:15 and 9:30 p.m. and will be best viewed in the South Man area or along Rt. 10 close to the Buffalo Creek Exit in Man. The Town of Man will also sponsor a block party along Bridge Street in South Man starting at 6 p.m.

The City of Logan fireworks has being changed to Sunday, July 3rd, and will begin at approximately 9:30 p.m. The rain date will be the following date on Monday July 4th. Fireworks will be shot from the Water Tower, best visibility will be the Island.

The Town of Chapmanville will also have their fireworks display on Sunday, July 3rd, beginning at dusk. The town is also hosting other events on Monday, July 4, beginning with a parade a 1 p.m., lineup at noon. Entertainment and vendors will be set up at Chapmanville Regional High School where a car show will begin at 2 p.m. and awards at 6 p.m. Entertainment will include Coal Fired Band, Jacob Copeland, One Horse Band and Nancy Logan.

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