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Juneteenth a lasting tradition

Visitors come from near, far for celebration of freedom.


Stephanie Losoya

Organizers for the 2017 Juneteenth Celebration serve others as a way to give back to the community Saturday. Despite heat, everyone in attendance was in high spirits due to the hospitality and great food.

CLOVIS — Community service and fellowship were among the main goals for the first part of this year's Juneteenth Celebration.

Juneteenth was held Saturday at O.G. Potter Memorial Park. An additional celebration will be held on June 25 at 3 p.m....

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