Celebration continues

The Sarah Hays Band of St. Clairsville, Ohio entertained the many who turned out Saturday at Wellsburg’s Central Park for a free concert presented by the Wellsburg 4th of July Committee. The weekend’s festivities also included the Wendy’s 5K Run-Walk, Wellsburg All-American Idol singing contest and a Christian music concert. The city’s weeklong celebration of the holiday continues today with an opening service at 6 p.m. for the West Virginia Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall, which will be displayed at the park through Wednesday. The park also will be the site of free concerts at 7 p.m. today, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.