Fireworks go off without a bang

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

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The first Independence Day without a prohibition against fireworks went without a major incident, according to city officials. “We had less calls on the night of the Fourth,” Police Chief Tim Ledbetter said, “but we don’t have a complete count for all fireworks-related calls from June 20th to July 5th. “In the past, we’ve always scheduled additional personnel on the weekend of July 4th because of the call volume and didn’t this year,” he said.

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