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Cannon firing at Fort Lawton

February 24th, 2012 · 1 Comment

If you’ve been hearing loud booms in Magnolia, don’t be alarmed. The military is testing the cannons at Fort Lawton in preparation for tomorrow’s closing ceremonies.

Photo courtesy Annie Rocks

Expect more booms on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the actual ceremony.

Click here to read more about the event and the history of the 111 year-old Fort Lawton.

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  • Lawtondad

    Ah. I thought they were just using up all their old munitions so they wouldn’t have to pack them. :)