If you plan on spending your Labor Day holiday at the beach, I'm sure you will probably be taking some family photos. Here are some tips of what not to do from one of our staff photographers to get the best photo of your family.
Robin Catiller was filming the annual fireworks display at Bogey Hills Baptist Church in St. Charles, Missouri, when things suddenly went horribly wrong. "Before they started the display they said sit back, relax and enjoy the show," she said. "Everything was going great and in an instant everything went bad. Children were separated from their parents and (it was) just mass confusion on everyone's face. Two children had minor injuries and it could of been so much worse. The grace of God was with us is all I can say." St. Louis news station KSDK reported a 6-year-old was transported to the hospital with minor burns following the incident, and one other person was also injured.
The chances of getting bit by a shark while swimming in the ocean are very, very slim. Just in case, and to hopefully ease your mind, here are a few tips from the International Shark Attack File to reduce your chances of getting bit.
Brent Fisher, owner of Falcon Fireworks in Guyton, Ga. the pyrotechnics company hired for two of the displays this Fourth of July on Hilton Head Island, notes there are things that can kill a fireworks display.
Juneteenth is celebrated all over the United States every year, but do you know what it is? Do you know why it is significant, currently and historically? Find out more about the holiday, which falls on June 19th, in this video!