“Independence Day and celebrating the freedom that people past have given us.”

Wayne Ramey, Fredericktown

“Family coming together to enjoy the fireworks.”

Krystal Ramey, 13, Fredericktown

“It’s great to be an American. We have freedoms no one else has and we need to be more patriotic and praise this country.”

Barbara Tier, Mount Vernon

“The independence we have because of the soldiers who gave their all years ago.”

Dorothy Seitz, Mount Vernon

“Our independence and that we have the freedoms we fought for.

Janey Stull, Mount Vernon

“Our independence and being thankful for all the men in uniform that helped us get and keep our independence.”

Mark Arnold, Howard



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