Auggie Schindewolf of St. Louis, Mo., spent the Fourth of July weekend in the Waupaca area and had a front-row seat for Waupaca's annual Hometown Day parade July 4. Thousands of people lined Water and Main streets for the parade. Other events that day included fireworks at night, the first-ever Compassion Connection Fun Run and a chicken dinner at South Park. See more photos inside and at www.waupacanow.com.
Local communities celebrated the Fourth of July with parades, picnics, fireworks and children’s activities.