Cookouts and fireworks are fun traditions that help us celebrate our nation's birthday on the Fourth of July.
Unfortunately, fireworks can turn a joyful celebration into a painful memory when children and adults are injured while using fireworks illegally or improperly.
Valdosta Fire Chief J.D. Rice wants to remind citizens to play it safe this Fourth of July weekend.
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