|Written by Holyoke Enterprise|
Races, fireworks highlight the 4th of July
Independence Day will be celebrated in Holyoke this Thursday with races at the Phillips County Raceway at the fairgrounds, beginning at 5 p.m. The races feature NASCAR star Kenny Schrader, who will be signing autographs at S&W Auto Supply from noon-1 p.m. Thursday, pending delays.
Holyoke Volunteer Fire Department is again putting on a huge fireworks display south of City Park, beginning at dusk.
Museum to host book signing with Jean Gray
Phillips County Museum is planning a brief program and book signing with Haxtun author Jean Gray Wednesday, July 10 at 2 p.m. Gray will explain how her book “Homesteading Haxtun and the High Plains: Northeast Colorado History” came about and how the museum aided her research. She will also be signing copies of her book, which will be available for purchase.
Photo contest voting begins online Monday
Readers are calling the shots in the Enterprise look-alike photo contest. Online voting begins Monday, July 8. The photo with the most likes on the Enterprise Facebook page will be declared the winner Monday, July 22.
Deadline for look-alike photo submissions is Friday, July 5.
The Holyoke Enterprise July 4, 2013