Central Texas had some very entertaining firework shows this year for the 4th of July, but the folks in Nolanville, Texas found a unique way to brighten spirits on Independence Day.

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Courtesy of Andy Williams
Courtesy of Andy Williams


In case you're new to the area, Nolanville is a very small town between Belton and Harker Heights. They don't often have big events out there like surrounding towns, but they find ways to have fun.

I kept hearing people talk about the unique way Nolanville celebrated the 4th of July this year, and I was filled with joy when I got a chance to witness one of their bridges all lit up for the holiday.

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It may not seem like a very big deal, but think about it. Nolanville doesn't have a huge parade or fireworks spectacular like some of the communities surrounding them, but they still found a way to stand out and honor the birth of our nation in a fun way.

It’s really nice to see that this community came together and do something beautiful for the Fourth of July.

It just goes to show that even our smallest Central Texas towns can find a way to contribute to the celebration and stand out.

Way to go, Nolanville!


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