KTBS is rolling out the red, white and blue carpet along the Red River Wednesday, July, 4th, 2018 celebrating our country's independence with their annual 4th of July festivities and they've planned a full day of activities for the entire family!
Even though fireworks is a multi-million dollar industry, using computerized launch systems and the like, the general principles behind fireworks have remain unchanged for centuries.
Take a look at this scene from Science Channel's 'How It's Made' as they discuss fireworks and what goes into that big sparkly boom.
Families around the nation will be traveling this weekend to spend time with loved ones for the Independence Day holiday. Louisiana State Troopers are reminding us that we have to be extra careful as the highways fill up with motorists.
July 4th will be filled with fireworks, barbecues, and, for the lucky few that own or live near a pool, a nice cooling swim to knock the temperature down a few notches.
Luckily for Shreveport residents, Shreveport Parks And Recreation has decided to open up one of its city run pools on Independence Day to help families beat the heat.