Independence Day will be observed this Thursday. Many businesses will close their doors in observance of the celebration of freedom.
In addition to family barbecues, swimming and other pursuits, families will get together.
Two events are planned for Thursday evening, complete with activities. Troy Rotary Club Fireworks will be held at dusk at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds. Gates open at 5 p.m.Activities will also be held in Winfield beginning at 6 p.m. until the fireworks.