Happy holidays (but don’t drink and drive)

While county residents will be out celebrating the July 4 festivities, Howard County Sheriff’s Deputies will be on the roads to crack down on drunk driving. “We want everyone to have reason to celebrate this holiday season,” said Howard County Sheriff Stan Parker. “But that means that drivers need to arrange for a safe and sober ride home.”The enforcement period runs from June 27 to July 7.For more of this story, read Friday's edition of the Herald.