Stories tagged with: Stephen Vincent

July 4, 2014 - 5:42pm
42 weeks 3 days ago

Many have seen the beautiful fireworks display at Stars and Stripes on the River, but are unaware of the hard work and family tradition behind it.

For the last 20 years, the Vincent Family has been lighting fireworks for many displays around the area, including the display at Zanes Landing. Stephen Vincent, Pyrotechnician of Record for Friday's show, says a lot of hard work goes into preparing the Fourth of July fireworks.

"Thousands of shells obviously, we start at 2"...

July 4, 2013 - 4:37pm
1 year 42 weeks ago

A father daughter duo will put on the fireworks show for the city of Zanesville on Thursday.

Stephen and Amelia Vincent are licensed pyrotechnicians who are planning two different shows for the holiday.

"I am doing the downtown show for the Zanesville Jaycee's right across the river from the park," said Pyrotechnician, Stephen Vincent. My show is at the Zanesville Country Club tonight," added Pyrotechnician, Amelia Vincent-Lepi. "

Between the two shows...

April 29, 2013 - 4:08pm
1 year 51 weeks ago

Organizers are calling the 27th annual Carr center cake auction a huge success.

The two day event last week at the Colony Square Mall in Zanesville raised more than 130,000 dollars for the Carr Center.

"We raised more per cake than we did last year, so we had to be pleased and like every year we never set a goal.Were just tickled to death to get whatever we can and this year was no exception, " Bucci said.

Auctioneer Stephen Vincent says that the event is a...

July 4, 2012 - 5:07pm
2 years 42 weeks ago

Days of work are about to be put to the test for Stephen Vincent and his daughter, Amelia.

"For every minute of fireworks you see in the air, we have one hour of work and preparation on the ground," said Vincent.

For the last several years, Vincent has been the man behind the scenes of, "Stars & Stripes on the River" at Zane's Landing Park.
About 15 years ago, Vincent said he gave a ride to a man doing a local fireworks show, and the rest...

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