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Celebrate your Independence Day this July 4, 2012

Thursday, Jul 5, 2012 at 11:46 AM CDT

Fort Worth Fireworks Display Explodes

Fort Worth Fireworks Display Explodes

A big flash of light during a fourth of July fireworks display in Fort Worth surprised some but the experts say that was supposed to happen.

Wednesday, Jul 4, 2012 at 10:32 PM CDT

On The Bus With Willie Nelson

On The Bus With Willie Nelson

For the 39th time, country music legend Willie Nelson is hosting his huge Fourth of July picnic at Billy Bob's in Fort Worth.

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2012 at 11:37 AM CDT

What You're Doing for Independence Day

What You're Doing for Independence Day

We've collected where you can see the "rocket's red glare" and "bombs bursting in air" in DFW this July Fourth.

Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 04:54 PM CDT

Fireworks Restrictions in North Texas

Fireworks Restrictions in North Texas

Although setting off fireworks is a customary Fourth of July activity, the practice is prohibited within many major North Texas cities.

Wednesday, Jul 4, 2012 at 07:22 PM CDT

Chowing Down for Hot Dog Bragging Rights

Chowing Down for Hot Dog Bragging Rights

A handful of North Texans tested their hunger and tried to win Curly's Frozen Custard hot dog eating contest.

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