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AZ D-Back great Curt Schilling leads “Freedom Days” events in Tombstone

TOMBSTONE – The third annual Freedom Days celebration in Tombstone featured former Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Curt Schilling, who led a special parade Saturday morning and was presented the key to the city.  Here’s more from Saturday’s sportscast:

Saturday evening also included a celebrity town hall discussion on the Second Amendment.  In addition, there was the 11th annual Buffalo soldier salute (with some of the last surviving Tuskegee airmen).

The parade took place down the historic Allen Street in downtown Tombstone, Arizona.

“Freedom Days” all kicked off the evening of Friday, June 28th, from 6 to 8, at the famous Oriental Saloon.  The kickoff included a celebrity mixer with several of the Freedom Days celebrities in attendance (including actress Morgan Brittany and her husband,famous stuntman Jack Gill, along with Tombstone movie actor Peter Sherayko, Mark Walters from “Armed America Radio” and others).

On Saturday, June 29th, there was also a Town Hall Discussion on the 2nd Amendment.

Paul Cicala

Paul Cicala is a 2-time winner of the prestigious”Edward R. Murrow Award” for his reporting/anchoring in news & sports. Paul Cicala has also been nominated for multiple EMMY’s. Cicala has won the “Best Sportscaster” category in Tucson the last 3 years (voted on by readers of “Tucson Weekly”). Cicala is a native Tucsonan who specialized in border stories during his earlier career as a news reporter in this market, and now concentrates mainly on sports stories (with an occasional special report and/or feature story on life in Tucson & the Sonoran Desert).

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