Orrville Fireworks Show remains popular event in Dallas County

Published 9:33 am Tuesday, July 5, 2022

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A warm, humid evening under overcast skies did not discourage people from attending the Orrville Fireworks Show on Monday night at the Orrville Community Center.

The fireworks continued its rise in popularity, as cars quickly filled the Orrville Community Center parking lot.

Social media was filled with comments on how much they enjoyed the show.

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“A Beautiful display of fireworks, I had an Awesome time, Orrville Rocks,” Janice Rivers-Johnson said,

Gillie Blocton, a Keith High and Selma University graduate, said she “loved it as always.”

Orrville residents were joined by Selma, its Dallas County neighbor, including Selma City Councilwoman Jannie Thomas.

License plates ranged from Dallas County, statewide, such as Montgomgery, Mobile and Limestone Counties. Ohio and Georgia plates were spotted.

Orrville Mayor Louvenia Lumpkin, her husband and Orrville City Councilman William Lumpkin, Keith High School football coach  Anthony Lumpkin, Tyrone Lumpkin Jr. Kendrick Lumpkin, Jerom Sanders and Chester Ross put on the fireworks show.

The Orrville Fire Department and Dallas County Sheriff’s Office both  were on hand at the fireworks show.