Thu Dec 12, 2019

N.C. Watermelon Festival attracts crowd to Fair Bluff

By Grant Merritt

Revised on: 07.20.2019 at 07:05 p.m.

Posted on: 07.20.2019 at 07:05 p.m. |

The 34th annual N.C. Watermelon Festival and parade brought crowds to downtown Fair Bluff Saturday morning and afternoon despite soaring temperatures. Nicky Nance served as parade marshal and lead the brigade through downtown Fair Bluff. Street vendors, free watermelon slices, heaviest watermelon contest, seed-spitting contest, the Rotary Club’s

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13dec11:00 amWhiteville Garden Club Annual Holiday GatheringChristmas Tea at First Baptist Church

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07:1117:05 EST
Feels like: 41°F
Wind: 2mph SW
Humidity: 59%
Pressure: 30.51"Hg
UV index: 0
min 33°F

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