Coaldale rocks the block with festival
A cornhole event was held during the fourth annual Coal Crackin’ Rock the Block festival in Coaldale on Sunday. The festival, hosted by the Coaldale Fire Department, was a three-day event during which a fire apparatus parade was held on Saturday. It was one of the few festivals in the region not canceled by the COVID-19 pandemic. Taking part in the cornhole tournament are, from left, Matt Kusko; Becka Mantz, tossing the bag; Anthony Kozuch; and Shawn Hoben.
Connor Hoover looks over the many gauges and components of the Coaldale Fire Department pumper during the fire department’s fourth annual Coal Crackin’ Rock the Block Festival on Sunday. The Coaldale Fire Department decided to hold the event as planned and practiced such safety measures as wearing masks, social distancing and having hand sanitizer available. RON GOWER/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS