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Ripley County Independence Day Celebration

The Independence Day Celebration will be July 1, 2017. Flag ceremony is at 3:45. Vendor forms are available from the Chamber office, or on our website Pageant registration forms for the Miss Current River Pageant are available from at Southern Bank, the Chamber office, SEMO Insurance, or online at the website If you are interested in winning some cold hard cash you will have your chance by entering the Gong Show. To enter all you have to do is call 996-2112 or email Entry fee is $5.00, the 1st Place winner will receive $100.00!  This year we are delighted to announce that that the United States Air Force Band of Mid- America Freedom Winds will be performing this year at the Independence Day Celebration. We have upgraded the fireworks package this year and we are looking forward to a spectacular fireworks display. We will also be giving the Savage Axis .223 that has been donated by Countryside Chevrolet and the Savage Axis .243 donated by Current River Ford. Tickets for the gun raffle are available now at the Chamber office. They are $5.00 each or 5 for $20.00. There will be lots of food, fun, and fireworks!!

Sponsors are :

Three Rivers Citizen Advisory Board

Fox Radio Network

US Bank

Casey’s General Store

E&S Pharmacy



Bank of Grandin

People’s Community Bank

Nick Ederer Insurance Agency

Current River Ford

Countryside Chevrolet

Armstrong Arms

Floyd Coonce

Ozark Radio Network

Southeast Health

Current River Bait and Tackle

Later Event: July 8
Grille It Up 2017