Don't be surprised by cannon booms

Loud booms may be heard tonight as Fort Gordon fires cannons on Barton Field.

 The firing of the cannons will be in preparation for the Fourth of July Celebration Friday on Fort Gordon, according to a news release.

 The practice booms are expected to begin around 8:30 p.m. and continue until 11 p.m.

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