Mikayla Blackwell reads a Fourth of July-themed essay in the company of (from left) Town Council member Jackie Johns, Parks and Recreation Director Sonya Shaw and Mayor Ronnie Williams during the Town of Garner’s Independence Day celebration.
Mikayla Blackwell reads a Fourth of July-themed essay in the company of (from left) Town Council member Jackie Johns, Parks and Recreation Director Sonya Shaw and Mayor Ronnie Williams during the Town of Garner’s Independence Day celebration. AARON MOODY amoody@newsobserver.com
Mikayla Blackwell reads a Fourth of July-themed essay in the company of (from left) Town Council member Jackie Johns, Parks and Recreation Director Sonya Shaw and Mayor Ronnie Williams during the Town of Garner’s Independence Day celebration. AARON MOODY amoody@newsobserver.com

Garner celebration is a monumental undertaking

July 24, 2015 12:54 PM