July 3, 2008 at 9:55 PM CDT - Updated July 26 at 1:50 PM
by Christa Lollis
Some East Texans are starting Independence Day celebrations early. The Alabama Coushatta Indian Reservation will be hosting the Lake Tombigee music festival tonight. There will be music and food from 5 to midnight. There will also be a fireworks show. The event is free and open to the public.