Valdosta Daily Times

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July 5, 2014

Lake Park turns out for Fourth of July festivities

LAKE PARK — Citizens turned out Friday for a parade, fishing, food and fun during Lake Park’s July 4th Celebration.

Lake Park residents and out-of-town revelers lined U.S. 41 Friday morning for a parade featuring local politicians and leaders, classic cars, local businesses and many others.

Festivities began with the parade and continued with two hours of catch and release fishing for the family.

Around 3 p.m., people crowded the Tom’s Pond area for games, food, pony rides and live music and then settled in by the evening for the fireworks display sponsored by the City of Lake Park and the Lake Park Area Chamber of Commerce.

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