Celebration set for Big Sandy skatepark
A slew of skateboarders from around the state — and around the country — will be in Big Sandy Saturday to try out one of its newer additions: the Big Sandy skateboard park.
"There will be some studs in town skating their hearts out, " Josh Danreuther, who has helped with the creation of the park and its maintenance and continuing improvements, said this morning.
The park was financed by Big Sandy native Jeff Ament, now famous as the bass player for the longtime popular rock band Pearl Jam.
Ament had not returned a call asking for comment by deadline this morning.
Danreuther said man...