Fireworks
Jul03
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We Thank You! Enjoy the Fireworks
Jul02

We Thank You! Enjoy the Fireworks

KSST staff will join you in celebration of our nation’s independence July 4th. The staff has the day off. Only obituaries will be updated during the long weekend. Our radio programming will continue our regular weekend routine.Thank you for listening to KSST, for following us on Facebook, and for visiting ksstradio.com. — Jim Rogers, General...

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A Slice of Americana

It was another slice of Americana as Sulphur Springs’ Celebration Plaza was the site of a rousing 23rd annual Independence Day Celebration Concert and Fireworks Spectacular Saturday night before a large gathering. The program featured a mix of patriotic and historical tunes, Sousa marches, popular culture such as Star Trek, a salute to big bands and the armed forces salute to Army, Coast Guard, Marines, Air Force and Navy with...

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Alliance Bank Independence Celebration Fundraiser
Jun27

Alliance Bank Independence Celebration Fundraiser

Alliance Bank CEO Tom Sellers says there will be something new at Saturday’s Independence Concert and Fireworks event. Alliance Bank will be selling fans for $1 to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project. Sellers says the bank will match the funds raised from the fan sale. He says the project helps wounded soldiers contribute to society and have a life they can be proud of. By Don Julian, KSST News and Sports...

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Symphony League President’s Favorite Independence Day Tune

Everyone seems to have a favorite tune they enjoy at Independence Concerts on Celebration Plaza. For Sulphur Springs Symphony League President Kayla Price it is Jay Unger’s Ashokan Farewell. The song was a signature peace for Ken Burns’ documentary, The Civil War. Ashokan Farewell was played last year and may be performed again this year. The Concert and Fireworks will take place Saturday night. By Don Julian, KSST News and Sports...

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Meredith Looks Back

For Meredith Caddell, when she was growing up, the 4th of July meant her grandfather’s rodeos at the Pribble Rodeo Arena. That was what many people enjoyed back them. She is pleased that that old tradition has been replaced by a newer 23-year tradition, the Independence Concert and Fireworks Display at Celebration Plaza. Ms. Caddell ranks it near the top as one of the communities defining events. As for her favorite part of the...

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Independence Day Celebration
Jun24

Independence Day Celebration

The 23rd annual Independence Day Celebration featuring a professional orchestra concert and fireworks display is coming up Saturday evening on Celebration Plaza. Special guest artist this year will be Michael Rorex, an opera-trained tenor, who will sing patriotic and Broadway tunes. By Don Julian, KSST News and Sports...

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