AUSTINTOWN 9/11 events

The Mahoning Valley 9-11 committee will commemorate the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks in New York City, Washington, D.C., and Hopewell Township in Pennsylvania during a 6 p.m. Sept. 11 event at the Mahoning Valley memorial, 1055 S. Raccoon Road. Here is what’s planned:

Shotgun volley to begin ceremony

Playing of the national anthem


Moment of silence

Display of FDNY fire engine that served at 9/11

Ringing of the bell

Hanging of the wreaths by the Austintown Fire and Police departments and Maria and Bob Connolly.

21-gun salute from the Youngstown Police Department honor guard

Playing of taps

Guest speakers

Remarks by Lisa Kleinhandler

Closing remarks by Fred Marcum

Closing prayer

For questions, contact Fred Marcum at 330-301-0788.

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