Sadly, Hardtner has no plans for Fourth of July, Kiowa is picking up the slack

Some Kiowa residents plan an aerial fireworks display at dark on Monday, the Fourth


Most of the Fourth of July celebrations I've attended since being a young child were in Hardtner, Kansas. It was the same, relaxing, traditional routine – Swim and play games in the near Olympic size pool at Achenbach Park; eat pit beef sandwiches; love when my dad bought tons of good food at the White Elephant Auction. As we got to the teenage years loved the huge amount of traffic (i.e. cute boys) in town. As the years passed by, loved the morning parade and the veterans church service.

Hands down my favorite part (and probably most people's) was the fireworks spectacular over the old A...

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