Fourth of July BBQ axed - Morgan County Citizen
By Patrick Yost editor The Buckhead Volunteer Fire Department announced last week that it would end an nearly 50 year tradition in Morgan County by cancelling its annual July 4th barbecue and fireworks fundraiser. The reason, said Buckhead Fire Chief Chuck Jarrell, is two fold. Property used to park cars near downtown Buckhead is being developed and areas used for the fireworks display are being used as active pasture now. Primarily, however, is the reduction of volunteers in the fire department. On the wall in Buckhead City Hall, a space ... Read More