County proclaims ‘Eddie Lakata Day’

JOHNSTOWN – The Fulton County Board of Supervisors this week proclaimed Saturday to be “Eddie Lakata Day” in the county.

Lakata was a city guitar player and educator who was killed June 25, 2013, in a motor vehicle accident. Sixteen bands will play Saturday during the Eddie 2 Music Festival at Pine Lake Park, at which time the county is expected to formally present the proclamation to Lakata’s family.