July 4th kicks off Watermelon Alley season in Cottondale, Florida

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Jackson Co., Fla. (WDHN)—Watermelons are one of the traditional Summer treats here in the South.

And along Watermelon Alley in Cottondale, Florida, fruit and veggie sellers say this year’s crop is exceptionally good.

Watermelon Alley is a stretch of U.S. Highway 231 from Central Jackson County to nearly the Houston County line.

For generations at Barfield’s produce, beach travelers making a quick pit stop when heading to and from Panama City Beach.

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