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Free watermelon offered Saturday
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Free watermelon slices, live entertainment, and fresh produce will all be in abundant supply this Saturday morning at the Farmers Market.The annual Watermelon Day will have a new twist this year with The Big Woman Band performing from 9 a.m. to noon, while free watermelon slices will be given away all morning from 6 a.m. to noon.“We usually carve up anywhere from 20 to 30 watermelons,” said Farmers Market president J.B. Brown. “Some people come just to eat watermelon and that’s fine with us. The live entertainment will be a first.