JAY -The Jay Volunteer Fire Department will be holding its annual Independence Day celebration on Monday, July 4, beginning with a parade at noon. Following the parade, there will be food and fun on the firehouse grounds with hot dogs, hamburgers, French fries, sausages, cotton candy, games of chance and bingo. The popular "greased pole" will be on the grounds. This year, a local band, Lucid, will perform. Fireworks will be displayed at dusk.
Anyone wishing to participate in the parade may show up at the rest area south og Jay on Route 9N or call 946-2552 to pre-register on Tuesdays from 7 until 9 p.m.