Independence Day Celebration in Mount Gilead


Belladonna Threadgill, 7, Iberia, blows on her frog to make it jump in the frog-jumping contest at the Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Belladonna won the award for the slowest frog. Photo by Don Tudor.

Jeremy Smith roared down the track to a full pull in his first run of the evening in Hystrung at the Morrow County Fairgrounds in Mount Gilead on July 3. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.

Morrow County Independence Day Celebration at the county fairgrounds in Mount Gilead, July 3, 2018. Photo by Don Tudor.