Local children gather for the water spray to cool down and catch some change. (Photos courtesy John Deitrich)

Local children gather for the water spray to cool down and catch some change. (Photos courtesy John Deitrich)

The Caliente Volunteer Fire Department holds an annual water spray for the children that let them run in the street in front of the Caliente Elementary school while they get soaked by the fire truck hoses.

The Caliente Volunteer Fire Department holds an annual water spray for the children that let them run in the street in front of the Caliente Elementary school while they get soaked by the fire truck hoses. (Photo courtesy John Deitrich)

Members of the Caliente VFW present the flags at the beginning of the 4th of July parade last Thursday that went down Front Street in Caliente.

Members of the Caliente VFW present the flags at the beginning of the 4th of July parade last Thursday that went down Front Street in Caliente. (Photo courtesy John Deitrich)