Many attended Coal Fest in Parrish on Friday and Saturday. The event brings people in the town and surrounding communities together to celebrate Walker County's history in the coal industry. Twisty, the town's new mule, was unveiled Saturday at Coal Fest. Artist Kate Gurganus painted the mule as part of the Walker County Arts Alliance's 50-Mule Team Public Art Project. Guests enjoyed music, food, arts and crafts, as well as fellowship.