9/11 Remembrance Day is Sept. 9

By: Staff Report

LUMBERTON — The inaugural 9/11 Remembrance Day will be held Sept. 9 in Luther Britt Park.

Activities begin at 7:30 a.m. and will continue until 4 p.m. The event features a Remembrance Walk that begins at 8:35 a.m. and will follow a 3.43-mile track. There will be fluids along the route. Check-in for the walk will be at 7:30 a.m.

Firefighters are requested to wear full turnout gear for the Remembrance Day. Wearing an air pack is optional and athletic shoes are an acceptable substitute for boots. Military personnel are asked to wear a combat uniform. Work uniforms may be worn by emergency medical personnel, law enforcement and telecommunicators.

Staff Report