The Capital City/Lake Murray Country Regional Tourism Board held Lake Murray’s 4th of July Celebration July 3.

The Boat Parade was back this year and boats of all sizes and shapes showed this year’s theme “Proud to be an American.”

Winners were:

1st place, Robyn King, Columbia

2nd place, Jan or John Rohner, Leesville

3rd place, Randy Alford, Leesville

4th place, Timothy Phelan, Deer Park, New York

At dusk, fireworks launched from Dreher Island and Spence Island.

This event was sponsored by Lexington Medical Center, Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation, First Community Bank, Dominion Energy, Stewart Landing, Palm Beach Tan and iHeart Media/WCOS.