Currently The Leader's managing editor, Echo Day is an 11-year veteran of the paper.

Rock the Block fireworks

Who doesn't love fireworks and fun on the Fourth of July? Locally, several cities and churches will have fireworks displays. 

Dependence Day celebration

When: Saturday, June 29, 6 p.m.

Where: Clopton United Methodist Church

Food vendors will be on hand and Ronnie Twisdale will perform patriotic music prior to the fireworks

First Baptist Church Fireworks Celebration

When: Sunday, June 30, 7-9 p.m.

Where: On the church grounds, 2105 Hwy. 59 South in Covington

Food trucks from MidSouth BBQ, El Toro Taco, the Sno Cottage and Kee’s Kool Kream will be on hand; fireworks show will begin at dusk 

Celebrate Independence

When: Wednesday, July 3, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Where: Poplar Park, Munford

Food vendors will be available and fireworks will begin at dusk 

Fourth of July Celebration on the Square

When: Thursday, July 4, 9-10:30 a.m.

Where: Liberty Avenue on the square

There will be a children’s parade and TCCA line dancers in addition to music by Jim Hardin, Austin Mason, Dion Chrisman and the Tipton County Community Chorus

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Echo Day is The Leader's managing editor. To contact her, call 901-476-7116 or email