Jaycees seek community help with fireworks
June 20, 2002
A spectacular fireworks display is lined up for Independence Day, but without help it may be the last grand display, said the service organization behind it.
"Even though everybody has a blast and we love to do it, we just can't afford it," said Louann LaSalle, president of the Havre Junior Chamber of Commerce.
The Junior Chamber, whose members are known as Jaycees, funds the annual display through sales at its fireworks stand, but has been coming up short to pay for the display, LaSalle said. The last few years the shortages have been especially bad, and was several thousand dollars last y...