· 1 years ago
I missed this I didn't know there was a news paper for S.J county. I've lived here for over 20 years. Glad I found it.
Beating out the chance of rain, residents from San Jacinto County gathered outside of the Shepherd Community Center to celebrate Independence Day with funnel cakes, face painting, and plenty of family activities at the 2021 Shepherd Independence Day Celebration.
Photos by Emily Kubisch-Sabrsula
Councilwoman Yvonne Cones takes the microphone to thank the residents for coming out, despite the threat of rain. Cones, originally from the United Kingdom, joked that she got [to the United States]
After starting his short speech on a microphone more height-appropriate for Councilwoman Cones, Mayor Charles raised the microphone in a toast, highlighting his appreciation for the United States.