Fourth of July

Will Fireworks Be Legal in El Paso This Year?
El Paso has always relied on the Keetch-Byram Drought Index to decide whether or not to allow fireworks. A rating over 575 is grounds to declare aerial fireworks illegal and, so far, we haven't hit that mark.
Fireworks Are Part of Growing Up
We talked about the fireworks ban in the county on the show today, and it made me start thinking of how fireworks were a part of my life while growing up in El Paso.   We lit snakes and sparklers with punks as small children in the backyard, and had bottle rocket fights as teenag…