Watch your fingers with fireworks!

First class fireworks and some of the warnings

that come with them.

BY DOLORES CULLEN

Yay! Everyone can shoot off fireworks this Fourth of July. But there’s a lot to learn if you have never handled first class fireworks, legal for the first time this year.

Read directions! stresses Mike Ware, who is bringing his Hometown Fireworks stand to Hy-Vee. Ninety percent of Roman candles should not be set off while holding them. The only way you’ll know is by reading the directions.

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