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Learn to Practice Proper Flag Etiquette

Photo by: Rudy Fernandez

As July 4th nears, many of us will be flying Old Glory high and proud. With that, comes the responsibility and respect for our flag. There are laws that govern how and when the Stars and Stripes can be flown. I have noticed that many Abilene businesses fly the American flag all year-round, not just on holidays. Some of these local businesses are actually in violation of flag laws and lack flag etiquette, and probably don't know it.

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Patriotic Food
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11 Festive Ways To Eat Through the 4th of July

We're all entitled to our own opinions, but food is arguably the best part of any holiday. See, eating our way through this sort of celebration is an automatic win-win-- we're happy, our stomach's are happy, everyone's happy.

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July 4th Picnics Are Such a Bargain We Should Celebrate Indpendence Day More Often

You can celebrate freedom and reasonable prices this Independence Day.

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Share Your Fireworks Pictures With Us

Every year, the Abilene area plays host to some great fireworks shows. Whether they're a professionally produced fireworks show or just a small sparkler display with your kid in the backyard, we'd like to see your pictures and share them with everyone else.

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Quick and Easy 4th of July Recipes

July 4th holiday will be here a week from today! So you want to do something fun and have friends over for a picnic/bbq and you're at a loss as to what you should serve. Well I just happen to have a few quick, easy and fun ideas to help you out.

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Residents Celebrate Fourth Of July
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Buffalo Gap Historic Village Annual 4th of July Jeep Jamboree

 

If you are looking for a fun family event to celebrate the 4th of July, then you should definitely check out the Buffalo Gap Historic Village festivities. Best of all it's Free to the public!

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Taylor Swift
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Taylor Swift Added to Macy’s July 4 Event

Sparks will fly at the Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular, and not just because it's the nation's largest patriotic pyrotechnic display. 'Sparks Fly' singer and global superstar Taylor Swift has been added to the lineup.

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Bald Eagle
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Fourth of July Fireworks Moved to Avoid Frightening Baby Bald Eagles

Fourth of July fireworks are for the birds.

Actually, they're not.

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Things to Do in Abilene on the Fourth of July That Are Easy, Cheap or Free

Independence Day will soon be upon us and with so much going on I have to prioritize my list of Things to do on the Fourth of July. My wife Donna and I raised eight very active kids, with that came the challenge of keeping them fed and entertained

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July 4th Fireworks Shows in and Near Abilene

The Big Country skies will be lit up in celebration of Independence Day this year. Most communities are including the light shows as part of hometown celebrations, and promise to be worth your time

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Rows of Flags
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Abilene Lions Clubs Offer a Holiday Flag Service

Independence Day is Thursday this year, and it's time to take a good look at Old Glory to make sure she's fit to fly. I just can't remember all the different holidays in which it's okay to fly the flag. I know there's the 4th of July, Veterans Day, Memorial Day and Flag Day. One time I forgot to take it down my flag at night, then there's the unexpected storms, is it too faded or tattered. There's so much to remember right? The Abilene Area Lions Clubs to the rescue

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Fireworks GIFS
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Get Ready for the Fourth of July With Fireworks GIFs

Maybe you live someplace where fireworks are illegal. Maybe secretly every time you hear some go off you are momentarily terrified that somebody on a neighboring block has just been shot to death. Maybe both (Brooklyn, rep!).

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