Saturday, 25 September 2021
Login |  Register 
MSC News National Headlines Sports Top Headlines CBS US News CBS Technology
Special 9/11 ceremony held in Hiawatha
09/11/2021

(KNZA)--The Brown County Liberty Alliance sponsored a special ceremony Saturday morning in Hiawatha in remembrance of the 20th anniversary of 9/11 and to honor local first responders.

Stuart Aller emceed the event, which was held on the north side of the Brown County Courthouse. He talked about the first responders who gave their lives to save those in need when terrorists attacked the World Trade Center.

Also speaking was Father Dan Gardner of St Ann’s and St Leo’s Catholic Churches.

Several local first response agencies were on hand for the event, which included the sounding of sirens and flashing of emergency vehicle lights at the time when the planes first hit the Twin Towers.

Aller brought forth representatives from all the agencies and a total of 275 names were read of local first responders.

Spencer Madison and Sarah Kleopfer sang patriotic songs and the audience joined in to close the ceremony.

Following the ceremony, those attending could view emergency response vehicles on display on the east side of the courthouse.

A 45-minute virtual tour of the New York City World Trade Center Memorial and Museum was shown at the Arrow Twin Theatre, with a special private showing for first responders and their guests. Several showings were then held for the public.

 

 

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Former local area Sheriff dies at 71
Nurse pleads; attorney maintains innocence
Missing Ozawkie man found deceased
Plea entered in connection with fatal wreck
Drugs, identity theft, hold Oskaloosa woman
Stolen vehicle pursuit sends man to jail
Two Michigan men arrested in Holton robbery
Shot into ground leads to Atchison man's charges
Several injuries in Richardson County weekend wrecks
Search for missing Ozawkie man goes statewide
Five arrested in Hiawatha drug bust
County extends moratorium on wind projects
Sabetha Elementary named Blue Ribbon School
Sales tax increase proposal moves forward in Falls City
Decrease noted in Atchison Co virus numbers
Brown Co to pay more for hot meals program
On-line survey seeking input on increase in jail beds
Virus cases decline in Brown, Doniphan Counties
Board action clears way for purchases
Falls City residents arrested on drug charges

Click Here For All Stories


LATEST STORIES
Five arrested in Hiawatha drug bust
COVID cases decrease in Brown Co
Two Michigan men arrested in Holton robbery
Power outage planned in Mound City area
Repair work underway at Indian Cave State Park
Richardson County Board hears update on courthouse foundation
Serious injury in wreck at Rock Port
COVID cases trending down in Jackson Co
Plea entered in connection with fatal wreck
Hiawatha Maple Leaf Festival Saturday
Click Here For All Stories

©2021 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report
KNZA - KLZA - KMZA - KTNC - KAIR
Powered by Radio Media Group
3.215.177.171