Roscoe to host fireworks show

A weekend event will be planned in Roscoe. Area residents are once again invited to join in the festivities “On The Bricks” in historic downtown Roscoe to celebrate our great nation on Saturday, July 7, 2012.There will be a parade starting at 10 a.m. followed by food, crafts and kid’s activities in Old Town Park and a Mud Bog at George Parks Field (Gates open at 11 a.m.). The public gate for the Plowboy Mud Bog will open at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 7, 2012, at the Roscoe Baseball Field (by the east water tower). Kids under 7 are admitted for free, ages 8 to 14 will be admitted for $2 and ages 15 and up will be admitted for $5. Registration fee is $30 and registration starts at 10 a.m. The mud bog benefits Little League and Roscoe FFA provides concessions. Classes are Street Class 35” limited engine modification; Super Street 35” engine vac under 13 inches; Modified Class 36” to 39” limited engine modification; Super Modified 36” to 39” engine vac under 13 inches; Open Class 40” and over-no blowers or nos. More information can be found on by searching for Plowboy Mudbog.The live music will begin “On The Bricks” at 6 p.m. with Greg Maldo (, followed by Curtis Potter ( and fireworks.For parade information, contact Valerie Pruitt at 338-4666 and for vendor information, contact Kelly Etheredge at 766-3031.