Firework sales officially begin on Friday, June 24th for the state of Texas. That means many folks will be starting off this upcoming weekend with a bang in eager anticipation for the 4th of July holiday in two weeks. However, before you light that match, there are some very important things to remember.

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Most importantly, while this is a season of celebration, it's important to remember to be respectful of others. Do not shoot off fireworks late at night and consider your proximity to others who may not want to partake in these types of festivities.

Folks with pets, young kids, early work schedules and those who've served our country and suffer from PTSD are not always as excited about this popular summer activity. Therefore, think before you act and have regard for everyone in our community.

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Dr. Kristy Bybee, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician at Covenant Children's Hospital in Lubbock wants parents to be aware of the dangers that can land their kids in the ER, especially in the Summer months. By knowing the potential causes for concern, you can be proactive about preventing these types of injuries.

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